Marmon Highway Technologies Introduces Fontaine Intermodal
January 15, 2014
Fontaine Engineered Products, Inc., a Marmon Highway Technologies/Berkshire Hathaway company, recently established a stand-alone division – Fontaine Intermodal – to design and produce innovative products for the growing intermodal transportation market.
Fontaine Intermodal operates a dedicated facility in Jasper, Ala., where it produces the Fontaine Evolution Intermodal Flat Deck product. Division President Buck Buchanan leads a management team focused solely on serving the intermodal transportation market.
Certified by the Association of American Railroads, Fontaine’s Evolution Intermodal Flat Deck includes multiple patented features related to the deck floor and load securement system. The foundation of Fontaine’s intermodal product is its proprietary friction stir welded floor and side rail technology, helping to make the Fontaine Evolution Intermodal Flat Deck lighter and stronger.