NYCTA Work Cars - 1996

Everyone knows the various passenger cars that the TA uses, but hidden away in 36th St and Unionport yards (and probably some other places) are speciallized cars that only come out at night to do track maintenance or in emergencies. Here is the list of cars as of 1996.

Description Car
Numbers
Contract Number Built Converted
Balast Regulator BR0002-BR003 01711, 06421 2 1988-9 N
Crane OC150-280 R-20, 35, 45, 53,61,73, 79,102,113 33 1958-90 N
CWR A/B/C/D -CR01-08 R-17, 21,22 32 1987-88 Y
Dump OD437-437 R-103 3 1990 N
Flat OF-111-225
500-529
R-20,35,48,49,51A/B,72,101 132 1958-1987 N/Y
Flat-Refuse ORF-01-27 R-58 27 1983 N
Hopper OH280-297
310-319
R-80, 116 28 1983 N
Locomotive
Electric
OLE01-10 R-77E 10 1983 N
Locomotive
Diesel
00010-11, 50-82,N1-2, OL883-909 R-37, 41,43,47,52,77,120 62 1959-91 N
Rail Grinder RG-001-24 R-78,89 1 1983-85 N
Reach OP6835-7629 R-81 (combined with R71) 9 1988 Y
Pump OPC01-03 R-65 3 1989 N
Refuse Collection EP001-018 R-127, 134 18 1990-94 N
Revenue Collection OR-714-723 R-95 20 1988 Y
Rider RD-321-361 R-21,22 40 1976-89 Y
Signal Supply OOS01-02 R-74 2 1984 N
Snow Remover JSB001-5 N/A 5 1978-81 N
Tamper T230-234 37956, 06523 6 1980, 85, 89 N
Tank OT204-06 R-66 3 1983 N
Track Geometry TG01-02 R-59, R31 963 2 1984-8 N
Tunnel Wash 30630-33 R-12 0 1974 Y
Vacuum VT101-105
VT201-205
R341137 10 1997 N
Welding OW301-302 R-56 2 1981 N
Work Motors G6742-6786 R-17, 21, 22, 30 6 1984-86 Y
NYCT Work Cars - 2007


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