Opening in 1981, MSE’s Britt Shop provides full service railcar maintenance and repairs.

  • Employs experienced and qualified locomotive and railcar technicians with over 90 years of experience
  • Performs a full range of repairs (maintenance, repair, cleaning, inspections, and remarking) as well as administering preventive maintenance programs.
  • Customizable preventive maintenance and quality control planning available by MSE Director of Quality
  • Conducts railcar repairs onsite at MSE and offsite at customer facilities
  • Holds AAR M-1103 (B25) certifications
  • Holds AAR M-1002 (C5 and C6) certifications allowing for the removal and reapplication of tank valves as well as the recertification of tank valves

For information, please contact

Wally Bourgeouis
Director of Quality
(228) 474-0705

Matt Fryfogle
Railcar Maintenance Superintendent
(228) 474-0713

Our Services

  • AAR/FRA Running Defects
  • AEI tags
  • Heavy Freight Car Repair
  • Inspection/Assessment
  • Railcar General Repair
  • Wreck Repair
  • Railcar Cleaning
  • Railcar Air Brake Testing
  • Railcar Interchange/Condition Inspection
  • Remove, recertify, and reapply tank car service equipment including leak tests
  • Recondition, repair, and quality tank car valves