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National Steel Car Limited: 30,500 Gallon Tank Cars

National Steel Car Limited

National Steel Car's 30,500 Gallon General Purpose (Non-Pressure) Tank Car is designed for 286,000 pound gross rail load service. This DOT-117 compliant tank car is ECP compatible and has full-head shields a 75-psi pressure relief valve with a protective top fitting arrangement along with an improved bottom outlet valve. It also has 1/2-inch thermal protection and an 11 gauge jacket providing a weather tight feature to the tank. NSC tank car designs meet all DOT, FRA, RSD and AAR standards. A variety of valve configurations can be applied to suit specific loading and unloading needs. Alternate designs are also available for non-hazardous materials. NSC is certified to ISO 9001:2008, AAR M-1003 and M-1002.