L.B. Foster operates individual business units that specialize in energy, transportation and construction infrastructure products and services. These groups manage worldwide customer support from manufacturing, distribution and sales facilities located in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.
The Rail Business group, which includes Rail Products, Rail Technologies, CXT Concrete Ties, TEW Engineering, FWO, Car Repair Products, and Salient Systems, is a leading, one source supplier and manufacturer of quality railroad products and services for mainline, transit, mining, port and industrial markets worldwide.
Our company provides a wide range of railway products and services including new rail, used rail, insulated rail joints, rail lubrication systems, concrete ties, rail monitoring systems, transit products, trackside signaling equipment, trackwork materials, control room and passenger information systems, and our professional rail project management services.
Piling Products supplies flat, pipe, H beam and Z sheet pile and piling accessories for sale or rent to the construction industry from convenient regional stocking locations. L.B. Foster Fabricated Bridge Products provides steel grid bridge flooring, corrugated bridge forms, bridge drainage systems, bridge railing, custom pedestrian railing and complete bridge solutions.
CXT, Inc., an L.B. Foster subsidiary, is a leading manufacturer of precast concrete products, including restrooms, showers and concession buildings. These durable concrete structures are in use at federal, state, county, city and private recreational sites nationwide. CXT's Carr Concrete division also manufactures precast burial vaults, bridge beams, box culverts and other pre-stressed and precast concrete products.
Coated Products operates two pipe coating facilities that apply Fusion Bonded Epoxy corrosion protection, Abrasion Resistant Overcoating and internal linings in advanced technology environments. The plants are located in Birmingham, Alabama and Willis, Texas. The Coated Products group also includes Ball Winch Field Services, an infield pipe coating business.
Threaded Products provides quality threading of water well pipe from a state-of-the-art production facility in Magnolia, Texas. L.B. Foster also maintains a joint venture operation, LB Pipe & Coupling Products, LLC adjacent to our Magnolia threading plant. Inspection Oilfield Services (IOS), a leader in non-destructive tubular products testing and inspection for critical oil and gas applications, provides services from its facility in Houston, Texas and service centers throughout the U.S. Willis, Texas-based Chemtec Energy Services is a market-leading supplier of metering and injection systems skids.