Locomotive Glass Solutions & Systems

Whether these powerful train systems are hauling shipments of machinery or vehicles, agricultural crops and animals, mineral supplies, metals or human passengers, Custom Glass Solutions has developed locomotive window glass and windshield systems and products to improve train operations! Framed and heated windshields, framed non-heated glass, polycarbonate train windows for emergency escape systems, cab-side drop sash train windows with built-in balancing mechanisms… these and more customized glass systems are available to OEMs as well as railway systems like Union Pacific, Norfolk Southern and CSX Transportation for industrial transportation and shipping needs.

See use cases for our locomotive glass solutions below.


Reference Projects

Freight locomotive manufacturers:
General Electric Transportation – Rail
Electro-Motive Diesel, Inc.

Railway systems:
Union Pacific – Omaha, Nebraska USA
Norfolk Southern – Norfolk, Virginia USA
CSX Transportation – Jacksonville, Florida USA
Burlington Northern/Santa Fe – Fort Worth, Texas USA

CGS products:

  • Framed windshields heated with CGS wire-grid technology
  • Framed non-heated glass
Freight locomotive manufacturers

Commuter locomotive manufacturers:
MotivePower/Wabtec Corporation

Commuter rail lines:
METRA – Chicago, Illinois USA
Mid-Region Council of Governments (MRCOG)-
Albuquerque, New Mexico USA
Penninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board (Caltrains)-
San Carlos, California USA
New Jersey Transit – Union City, New Jersey USA

CGS products:

  • Framed windshield heated by Electriplex® coated windshield technology
  • Cab side drop sash windows with balancing mechanism
  • Framed polycarbonate emergency escape side windows
Commuter locomotive manufacturers

In-need of custom glass solutions for Locomotive glass scenarios? Contact us here and let’s start a conversation.