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CSL30K Hi-Rail Swingloader

Designed with friction drive to ensure maximum on-rail productivity, Vancer CSL30K Swingloader is compact and efficient. The 180 degree swing boom with heavy lifting capacity, allow operators to thread rail and maintain track lines without hesitation. In addition to its functionality, the friction drive components provide an easy transition to on and off track transportation.

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  • Engine: C6.6 ACERT 
  • Tier 4 Interim 
  • Net Power: @ 1,800 rpm – 154 HP (SAE J1349) 
  • Operating Weight: 42,000 lb. 
  • Shipping Height: 10.8 ft. (3.3 m) 
  • Shipping Length: 31.6 ft. (9.6 m) 
  • Shipping Width: 8.3 ft. (2.5 m) 
  • Hi-Rail Speed: 32 mph max. recommended travel speed 
  • Fuel Tank: 51.9 gal (196.5)  


  • Configurable display to control Vancer added features
  • Automated coupler pin lift to assist uncoupling rail car
  • Automated coupler swing to position when coupling to rail car
  • 32 CFM air compressor to fill brake pipe
  • Hydraulically driven front and rear rail gear
  • Camera system to assist on track or coupling to rail cars
  • Hydraulically driven articulation lock to maintain collinearity to rail
  • Bi-directional travel alarm when traveling on rail
  • Electric train horns for audible notifications
  • Manual and auto stow mode when getting off rail