Strapping: now the primary means of securing rail cargo in North America
As of 2015, Cordstrap strapping and lashing products were approved to replace 2” and 1.25” steel banding on all open top figure loads in the AAR Open Top Loading Rules Manual. Within ten years, Cordstrap’s solutions had become the primary means of securing rail cargo in North America. Making steel band obsolete and ensuring cost-effective and safe shipping for North American railroad customers.
Article by Scott Loudon, Major Account Executive Rail
Cordstrap solutions for securing rail freight in Australia
Please contact Andre van Hoornaar at Cargo Restraint Systems Pty Ltd to learn about cargo securing solutions for rail freight in Australia. Andre has worked extensively with the AAR during his years as General Manager Cordstrap USA – Currently, Andre is the Managing Director of Cargo Restraint Systems Pty Ltd; Cordstrap’s exclusive partner in Australia.