50 years of excellence in the tank car industry
Metso has been the market leader in the transportation industry for over 50 years, supplying proven valves and assemblies to tank car manufacturers and retrofitters all over the world. We’re your total capabilities supplier who will match your engineering specifications while complying with relevant regulations.
Metso brings comprehensive R&D with advanced design capabilities to every tank car valve, delivering industry leading safety and reliability. Only Metso offers proven innovations such as our Double-Seal® ball valve, engineered to prevent through-leakage; Xtreme® advanced sealing technology for excellent bi-direction shutoff; and Tri-Seal live-loaded patented stem seal design that incorporates 3 zones of contact between the valve stem and the seal. In addition to product innovation, Metso guarantees performance by vetting foundries with a 57-point annual inspection and testing 100% of our finished products before they leave our doors.
With over 400,000-square-feet of manufacturing capacity, Metso has the ability to deliver enough valves to satisfy the entire forecasted industry demand. We have the infrastructure and diverse global supply chain to be your reliable partner. In fact, Metso has sold over 1,000,000 tank car valves and we manufacture an average of 1,586 tank car valves every week, with plenty of growth capacity to meet expanding demand.
Metso is uniquely capable of delivering safe, reliable valves in quantities the industry demands. Our technical support staff will ensure you get the right product for your needs. If one does not exist, our custom engineered products team will develop a solution for you. Then, we back it all up with logistical excellence and inventory planning that guarantee your production keeps moving.
- Industry-leading safety and reliability
- Regulatory compliance
- Product availability and inventory logistics
- Broad product line from top to bottom
Comprehensive solutions for your long-term success
Discover how Metso’s experience and innovation in the tank car industry can help you to meet product demand while producing end-products with the highest standard of safety and reliability.