KCS short line network

​​​Equipment

Kansas City Southern has the right equipment for your shipping needs.

Having the right equipment is critical to moving your cargo safely and efficiently. In fact, Kansas City Southern has one of the youngest fleets of locomotives among the Class I railroads in our effort to have both efficient and environmentally responsible engines to move your shipments.

Each year we add to our pool of assets new and cars and equipment to transport your goods in the most efficient and safe manner possible.

To help you get started, here is a list of the various equipment used in KCS' rail shipping and the commodities most often used by the equipment.