IN THE NEWS

IN THE NEWS

Joe Walraven

It is with great heartache that we convey the news of Joe Lawrence Walraven’s death on Tuesday, June 8, 2021.

Joe was 81 years old at the time of his death and led an amazing life. He impacted the lives of the people in his community and his companies for the better. Joe enjoyed a good story, a good laugh, a good hunt, and good company. Joe loved life and lived his to the fullest every day. 

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Washington Student Tour

OCTOBER 17, 2019 - Washington, IN

Making an Impact

Local 8th Graders tour Eagle Railcar Services Facility in Washington, IN as part of their Career Exploration Unit. 

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Eagle Railcar

JULY 2019

Railcar repair and maintenance services company Eagle Railcar Services recently announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire the assets and personnel of Rescar Companies’ Plant Services Division.

 

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RAILWAY AGE NEWS ARTICLE

FEBRUARY 2019

WICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) - Eagle Railcar Services is working towards a third expansion to its Wichita Falls plant.

This will let the company add 7,000 feet of track and bring in over 30 employees to keep shifts running almost around the clock.

It has expanded twice before, thanks to help from the economic development corporation of Wichita Falls.

 

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AUGUST 2018

Washington, IN - A Texas company is investing $18 million into a local city.

Eagle Railcar celebrated its expansion Friday in Washington, Indiana, with a ribbon cutting.

The 150,000 square foot facility will be used for railcar repair and maintenance.

The Mayor and the Lieutenant Governor were on hand for the exciting development, which has already created 100 jobs.

 

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