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Association of American Railroads (AAR) Certified Testing Facility

Cargo Equipment Corporation is certified by the Association of American Railroads (AAR) as a facility for testing webbing and web assemblies. If you are in need of certifying your tie down for AAR, we can get you approved.

We have three approved polyester webbing sizes, 2, 3, and 4 inch:

  • 2-inch wide woven yellow polyester webbing 747Y-2 with 12,000 lbs MBS
  • 3-inch wide woven yellow polyester webbing 747Y-3 with 18,000 lbs MBS
  • 4-inch wide woven yellow polyester webbing 888Y-4 with 20,000 lbs MBS

We also have one certified ratchet tie-down assembly:

  • Part No. 55XX36Y 3-inch polyester web ratchet tie-down assembly with wire hook #1016 end hardware with assembly WLL of 5,400 lbs

Our facility is one of a handful of places in the United States that can sell you certified webbing, tie-downs, or have your own tie-down assemblies approved for use in the railroad industry.

Please contact Rob Snyder at 847-741-7272 or robsnyder@cargoequipmentcorp.com for more information.

Cargo Equipment Corporation Certifications