Crude Oil Tank Cars

Explore Our Crude Oil Tank Car Options

Crude oil is the lifeblood of industries around the world – from fuel to feedstock – and rail shipping remains a key method of getting it where it needs to go. Our modern DOT117 tank cars will help ensure that crude oil is shipped safely and efficiently. Our general purpose tank cars are designed for light and heavy crude oil (25k to 30k capacity range) and all come equipped with up-to-date exterior jackets, thermal protection and detachable outlet valve handles.

Available models

25k General Purpose Tank (Thermally Protected, Coiled, Insulated)
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These 25,500-gallon tank cars are typically used in flammable chemical and crude oil services.  All cars have the latest design with exterior jackets, thermal protection and detachable outlet valve handles to meet all regulatory requirements for flammable service.

Specifications
Length: 57 feet, 2 inches
Cubic Capacity: 25,500 gallons
Gross Rail Load: 286,000 pounds
Load Limit: 197,000 pounds
Tank Description: DOT117J100W
Commodities
» Biofuel
» Chemicals
» Crude Oil
» Flammables
28k General Purpose Tank (Thermally Protected, Coiled, Insulated)
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These 28,800-gallon tank cars are typically used in flammable services and are ideal for diesel and biodiesel applications. They can be used for crude oil and other flammable applications. All cars have the latest design with exterior jackets, thermal protection and detachable outlet valve handles to meet all regulatory requirements for flammable service.

Specifications
Length: 56 feet, 6 inches
Cubic Capacity: 28,800 gallons
Gross Rail Load: 286,000 pounds
Load Limit: 192,900 pounds
Tank Description: DOT117J100W
Commodities
» Biofuel
» Crude Oil
» Diesel
» Flammables
» Gasoline
» Jet Fuel
» Vegetable Oil
30k General Purpose Tank (Thermally Protected, Non-Coiled, Non-Insulated)
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These tank cars are typically used in flammable services for crude oil, ethanol and methanol – as well as many other flammable liquids. All cars have the latest design with exterior jackets, thermal protection and detachable outlet valve handles to meet all regulatory requirements for flammable service.

Specifications
Length: 59 feet, 4 inches
Cubic Capacity: 30,500 gallons
Gross Rail Load: 286,000 pounds
Load Limit: 194,900 pounds
Tank Description: DOT117J100W
Commodities
» Chemicals
» Crude Oil
» Diesel
» Ethanol
» Flammables
» Gasoline
» Jet Fuel
» Methanol