Loram is a leading supplier of track maintenance and friction management services and equipment in North America and around the globe. We provide maintenance of way services to all Class I railroads and many short line, transit and commuter railroads. Loram has more than 250 machines and 2,300 friction management units located in 16 different countries.


Safety is intertwined in all of our core values. We put safety first when designing, building, operating and maintaining equipment. Loram is a proud winner of the NRC Contractor of the Year award in safety.


Our strong knowledge base gets us to your root need faster, helping us deliver advanced equipment, innovative solutions and unrivaled customer service to maintain and maximize railway infrastructure.

Our Values

We integrate our Core Values into everything we do and every decision we make. This ensures the safety of our workers, the purpose of our mission and a never-ending commitment to putting our customers first.


Loram is dedicated to performing environmentally responsible and sustainable services. Loram invests significantly in research and development initiatives that continue to mitigate rail maintenance related environmental effects. We strive to lower fuel consumption, lessen emissions and use environmentally-friendly products. Loram is proud to have its Hamel, MN headquarters be LEED certified.


Loram will be respected globally as the leader in the railway infrastructure markets we serve.



Our people deliver advanced equipment, innovative solutions, and unrivaled customer service in a safe and reliable manner to maintain and improve railway infrastructure.

Loram Core Values

Our CORE VALUES are the core of who Loram is and what we cherish. Values are the traits and qualities that we consider worthwhile; they form the foundation on which our company culture is built.

We understand having a constant and consistent approach to our work, as well as how we interact with our customers, will enable us to achieve the desired results and success. The five organizational CORE VALUES define our shared beliefs; what is important to us as an organization, what is expected of us from our customers, and how we adjust to the marketplace and have sustainability.

Integrity First

Upholding expectations at all times, honorable and trustworthy, always able to stand proud.

Customer Focus

Attentive, devoted, committed to solving any problems by finding and providing the solutions.

Accountable for Actions

Dignified, respectful, and responsible. Diligent in successfully completing projects.

Results Oriented

Successful, determined, and driven. Always striving to achieve the next goal.

Excellence in All We Do

Innovative, helpful to others, detail oriented, and always thinking towards the future.

Integrating our CORE VALUES into everything we do and every decision we make ensures that in the ever-changing world, our organization remains stable and successful.

Executive Team

Phil Homan, CEO
Bradley Willems, President and COO
Jennifer Augeson, Vice President, Finance
David Badger, Vice President, Manufacturing and Supply Chain
Susan Bobb, Vice President, Human Resources
Kevin Burton, Vice President, Fleet Operations
Justin Clarine, Vice President, Engineering
Luke Olson, Vice President, Marketing and Sales





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Headquartered in Hamel, MN, Loram provides rail maintenance solutions for rail life extension, ballast and drainage maintenance, material handling, asset management services, and track maintenance consultation. Together with our customers, we help railroads thrive by improving track infrastructure and reducing cost by applying our insights and 60 years of experience.


Loram’s European subsidiary, Loram UK, is located in Derby, England. Loram UK is a world class engineering and technical service provider to the UK and Eurozone railway maintenance infrastructure and rolling stock market.


Loram PTY is a full-service rail maintenance provider in Australia and surrounding markets. Loram’s Australian subsidiary has some of the most technologically-advanced rail grinding and track infrastructure maintenance equipment in the world.


We are proud to partner with the most innovative railroads worldwide. Some of our customers have been working with us since our inception—a true testament to the kinds of relationship-building and superb services and equipment that we offer.

Loram provides services and equipment for every Class I railroads, many shortline railroads, and most commuter and transit railroads. We have the ability fulfill any of your rail grinding, ballast maintenance, friction management, rail handling, rail inspection, quality management and geotechnical substructure management needs.

Deutsche Bahn AG (Germany)
Network Rail (U.K.)
Schweerbau (Germany)

Bangalore Metro
Beijing Metro
China Ministry of Rail
Delhi Metro
Indian Railways
Nanjing Metro
Roads and Transport Authority (U.A.E)
Sampyo (South Korea)
Saudi Archirodon
Saudi Railway Company
TCDD (Turkey)
Prasarana (Malaysia)
Xi’an Metro

Cerrejón (Colombia)
Fenoco S.A. (Colombia)
MRS Logística S.A. (Brazil)
RUMO Logística (Brazil)
Vale S.A. (Brazil)
VLI Multimodal S.A (Brazil)

Aurizon Operations Limited
Australian Rail Track CorporationFortescue Metals Group
Fortescue Metals Group