On-Track Maintenance Material Distribution and Pick-Up Machine
Herzog saw an immediate need for increasing the speed of loading and unloading various materials with increased versatility and safety. Thus, the Multi-Purpose Machine (MPM) was born.
The MPM performs numerous material handling tasks along the railroad right-of-way (ROW) for both routine maintenance or emergency response situations.
Rail and tie pickup and distribution
ROW ditching, profiling, and drainage
Brush cutting and tree removal
Snow removal and land clearing
PTC, signals, and communications installation
Short line railroads
Rail transit systems
Quarries and cement plants