Smithville Rail Fleet Maintenance Facility
The staff at the Smithville Rail Fleet Maintenance Facility maintains more than 1,100 railcars that transport low-sulfur coal from Wyoming mines to the Fayette Power Project, repairing and maintaining an average of eight railcars a day.
The highly respected steel fabrication team at Smithville also supports projects for other LCRA energy and water operations as well, including fabrication of new floodgates for a modernization project on dams along the Highland Lakes. Employees also handle projects for various electric and large water customers.
The team boasts an incredible safety record. In 2017, the team celebrated 28 years without an accident that cause a worker to miss work.