General Flatcar Products

Our load securement chain and cable assembly systems make sure your cargo arrives at the destination safely. We have specially designed chains for specific applications and custom cable assemblies to secure many types of products.

Multi-Purpose Chains

Used in conjunction with the tie-down channel on flat cars for securing all sizes of vehicles and equipment. This product replaces all standard 1/2" and 3/8" chain assemblies for rail cars. 
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Affixed to the deck of a flat car,  an Anchor Channel is used as the securement point between the rail car and chain tie down assembly.  The slots in the top of the channel allow for adjustability of the location of the chain assembly, allowing for quick and secure tie down of vehicles on a flat car.

Standard Chain Assembly

Holland offers a variety of securement chains that meet AAR and MIL specification requirements. Applications include agricultural implements, industrial or heavy-duty vehicles and military equipment.

Part Numbers:

  • SS20982530 Compression unit for 1/2'' chain
  • SS30983250 Compression unit for Military
  • SS20980660 Compression unit for 3/8'' chain
  • SS20975980 Tie Down Assembly Military Flat Car
  • SS00972570 Heavy Duty Chain Assembly

Cable Winch & Wire

Holland has a wide variety of custom length cable  and winch assemblies for use on center beam cars to secure products like lumber, steel and much more. 

Part Number:

  • SS20227570 Cable Winch
cable with winch

Tie Rods

Used with the Standard Chain Assembly, we have tie rods available in multiple lengths for product securement.

Straps and Corner Protector

Straps are used on center beam and Bulkhead flat cars to secure commodities such as lumber and pipe. Used to protect against damage where the webbing or cable comes in contact with the edge of the commodity.


corner protector

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