Railcar Spill Containment Solutions

Use track pans for spill containment to take control of harmful railcar spills and leaks.

Railcar Spill Containment & Prevention Systems

Are you looking for reliable railcar spill containment systems? Polystar offers solutions for all of your railcar secondary containment needs.

Get on board with federal government regulations and SPCC compliance by using durable spill containment and prevention systems for railroads. Take control of harmful railcar spills and leaks before you’re legally forced to do so, face an employee injury, or get bad press for environmental pollution.

Understanding Railcar Transloading Spill Containment

What is transloading spill containment?

Transloading is the process of transferring liquids from railcars to trucks and vice versa. The federal government requires spill prevention containers to catch incidental spills that may occur during railroad transfer operations.

Do I need a transloading plan?

Most transloading facilities need a transloading spill containment plan to meet federal safety guidelines. You need a transloading plan if there is a likelihood of oil discharge into local navigable waterways and if your facility handles petroleum and/or non-petroleum oils, among other criteria.

Learn more about transloading spill containment plans.

STAR TRACK™ Railcar Spill Containment Systems

The STAR TRACK is a modular, composite spill containment system that holds incidental spills that occur during railcar transfer operations. The system consists of three track pans that measure approximately 10 feet wide when assembled. The track pans have low-profile walls which make them easy to move vehicles over.

Our three-part railcar spill containment system is made of:

  • A center track pan that protects areas between the railroad tracks
  • Two outrigger pans that protect areas outside of the track

Easily install our portable railcar containment systems using standard hand tools. Our track pan systems fit snug against the rail with special ties, fasteners and weldments.

Star Track liquid containment solutions are manufactured from strong, corrosion-resistant materials, including:

  • Fiberglass
  • Galvanized steel
  • Stainless steel
  • Heavy-duty galvanized steel (for drive-over applications)

 

Learn More About Star Track

Benefits of Star Track Railcar Spill Containment Systems

The advantages of Polystar’s track pan system are immediate and long-term. Star Track benefits include:

  • Limited site preparation required – get started quickly with Star Track
  • No excavation required
  • Fast, clean installation for immediate use
  • Non-porous design – your area will be fully protected
  • Anti-corrosion materials for a long-lasting product
  • Superior chemical resistance
  • SPCC and EPA regulation compliant

 

Have questions about our track pans? Contact us today to get more information about our railroad spill containment and prevention systems.

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