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About Us

Tractive Power Corporation is a privately-held company that is dedicated to finding environmentally-friendly products and solutions for the rail industry.  

The Team

Men assembled in front of industrial locomotive

The company was founded by Frank Donnelly in 2010 to provide innovative and practical solutions to the rail industry. Frank is a well known innovator, with over 30 patents to his name. Using a unique approach, Frank Donnelly and his talented team have taken up the challenge to offer solutions to moving material by rail.


Rendering of TP56 industrial locomotive

Tractive Power Corporation's prototype, the TP56, was completed in 2014 and put into service at Parrish & Heimbecker in Cloverdale, BC. The company has since expanded its product line to include the TP70 (3 axle), TP90 (4 axle) and TP130 (6 axle) switcher locomotives.


Man doing an industrial repair

Our company's mission is to provide a consistent level of innovation that will allow us to deliver uniquely helpful products, services and solutions to the rail industry and its partners. We value safety, responsibility and quality.


Industrial warehouse setting

Tractive Power Corporation's company headquarters are in North Vancouver, British Columbia.  The company has strategic assembly and fabrication partnerships with well-established rail industry suppliers. Learn more here

Tractive Power News

Check out the latest news from Tractive Power by visiting our news section.

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