Welcome to our new intern

Spectrum Inc. is very excited to announce a new addition this summer to our Engineering team.
Rachel Smith, an Electrical Engineering honor’s program student from Cleveland State University, has been hired by Spectrum as an intern this summer. Read more

American Association of Railroad Superintendents 2018 Annual Meeting

Spectrum Inc., as a member of the American Association of Railroad Superintendents, will be at the AARS 122nd Annual meeting July 22, 2018 through July 24, 2018, in Chicago, IL. The AARS serves the networking, education and development needs of railroad operations leadership and management of Class 1, regional and short lines, and passenger railroads.

Spectrum Inc. at RSSI 2018

Thanks to all who came to visit us at the RSSI 2018 trade show.  Sam, Christine, and Brandon appreciated the opportunity to see all our visitors.

Spectrum Track Switch Heaters to be used by Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad

Spectrum Infrared, a division of Advanced Detection Systems, Inc. (Cleveland, Ohio) announced that Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad has procured 70+ SPECTRUM RRSH Track Switch Heater to be installed at the Blue Island and Riverdale Yards. Read more

Spectrum Track Switch Heaters to be used by Union Pacific Railroad

Spectrum Infrared, a division of Advanced Detection Systems, Inc. (Cleveland, Ohio) announced that Union Pacific Railroad has procured SPECTRUM RRSH Track Switch Heating Systems to be installed this summer at two locations within New Mexico. Read more

Maintenance of way: Snow and ice-removal products and services

Freight and passenger railroad managers might still be catching their breath after digging out from this past winter’s record-breaking snowfall. But it’s not too early to start planning snowand ice-removal strategies for next winter. Read more

Spectrum Track Switch Heaters to be used by Evansville Western Railway/CSX Intermodal Terminals

Spectrum Infrared, a Division of Advanced Detection Systems, Inc. (Cleveland, Ohio) announced that Evansville Western Railway / CSX Intermodal Terminals will implement the SPECTRUM RRSH Track Switch Heating system at the new intermodal terminal being built outside North Baltimore, Ohio as part of the National Gateway Project. Read more

Spectrum Track Switch Heaters to be used by CN at Victoria Bridge

Spectrum Infrared, a division of A.D.S., is proud to announce that CN is utilizing our 5 h.p. railroad track switch heaters at Victoria Bridge, over the St. Lawrence River to ensure that the rail switches operate reliably and efficiently during the upcoming winter. Read more

Spectrum Rail Car Thaw Shed Heaters used by Norfolk Southern

Spectrum Infrared, a division of A.D.S., is proud to announce that Norfolk Southern is utilizing our rail car thaw shed heaters at Lambert’s Point in order to ensure that the coal transfer facility operates reliably and efficiently. Read more