DALLAS, TX: RailcarRx, a Kaleris Company, is the leading IT provider of software products and services, has announced that The Andersons, Inc. has chosen RailcarRx as the railcar repair software provider for their Rail Group. The Andersons Rail Group is a trusted expert source for railcar leasing and railcar repair. As a RailcarRx customer, The Andersons is providing RailcarRx RMS (Repair Management System) to its entire North American railcar repair network, including 26 railcar repair shop facilities.
Vice President of Operations Sam Anderson stated that The Andersons chose RailcarRx because, “RailcarRx gives us the opportunity to continually improve our shop management systems.” RailcarRx and The Andersons will work to optimize their ability to adapt to evolving business challenges with continued improvements to their platform. “This has been a great opportunity for RailcarRx to showcase our scalability for large network shops,” said Josh Lippy, Director of Operations for RailcarRx. “Our flexibility and willingness to meet The Andersons’ business requirements forged this partnership.” The system’s ability to integrate with other systems has also allowed improvements in our customer service and KPI’s.
RailcarRx RMS is supporting both contract repair operations and AAR running repair operations for The Andersons. The Andersons partnered with RailcarRx in November of 2018 and were fully implemented in August of 2019.
About RailcarRx: RailcarRx is a leading IT provider of software products and services with numerous years of expertise in custom software development for companies in the rail industry. RailcarRx’s first software product RailcarRx Repair Management System was built in 2014 and officially launched in October of the same year. RailcarRx INSIGHT, RailcarRx CRB, and Analytics in Action were launched in the following years. We have successfully grown our customer base and worked to continually improve our systems to make them more user-friendly and feature-rich than any other similar offerings in the market.
About Andersons Rail Group: Founded in 1947 in Maumee, Ohio, The Andersons, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDE) is a diversified company rooted in agriculture that conducts business in the commodity trading, ethanol, plant nutrient, and rail sectors. The Andersons Rail Group provides numerous services to the rail industry, including fleet management, leasing, repair, and custom fabrication. The group owns a fleet of more than 23,000 various railcars and operates 26 repair shops across the U.S. Using a highly skilled railcar repair workforce, they deliver quality work and swift turnaround time on a wide variety of light and heavy railcar repairs. For more information visit https://andersonsrail.com/.