Loram was honored for winning the Governor’s Safety Award for Outstanding Achievement on May 18, 2017 at the 83rd Annual Minnesota Safety & Health Conference. This honor is awarded by the Minnesota Safety Council. “We thank Loram Maintenance of Way, Inc. for its commitment to safety,” said Paul Aasen, president of the Minnesota Safety Council. “These efforts protect workers, strengthen the organization and benefit the community as a whole.”
The Outstanding Achievement award is earned for continuing improvement and/or a continuing outstanding record for DART (Days away, Restricted, or Transferred) rate and Incidence Rate which is at least 51-90% better than the average for your industry classification. Loram’s employees in the office and in the field focus on practicing safety in every aspect of the job. By keeping employees safe and on the job, Loram is able to efficiently provide the best services possible.
Since 1954, Loram Maintenance of Way, Inc. has been providing railroad maintenance equipment and services that consistently exceed our customers’ expectations in terms of Speed, Performance, and Reliability. Loram machines are both sold and leased, but our company’s reputation rests on our performance as a contractor offering a wide range of track maintenance services to freight, passenger, and transit railroads. Loram’s product offerings include: production and specialty rail grinding, ditch cleaning, shoulder ballast cleaning, undercutting, spot undercutting utilizing our Railvac, rail handling, friction management, and data services.