Union CORX Tank Cars

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Union CORX Tank Cars

Make Union Tank Car
Model CORX
Condition Good

*20 Available*

Each tank car was built with a 304L stainless steel tank within a 7/16″ thick carbon steel outer tank.

Insulation between the inner and the outer tanks:  10″ polyurethane foam with a thermal conductivity of .15 BTU-in/hr.

All cars are equipped with a stainless steel 6″ Keystone butterfly valve bottom outlets.

Top arrangement is a 20 bolt pressure plate with 3″ stainless steel ball valve and 35 psi safety valve.

Shell capacity: 20, 886 gallons

Light weight: 89,800 lbs

Load limit: 173, 200 lbs

Each car: 62’6½”L (over couplers) x 10’8″W x 15’6″H

Coors Brewing utilized cars for shipping non-pasteurized temperature-sensitive beer concentrate with a range of 32°-34°F. In the 14-day transit time from Colorado to Virginia they were only experiencing a temperature loss of 1°-2°F

Tank cars were built by Union from 1986-1991.

Certificate of Construction available upon request.




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