MotivePower, Inc. (MPI), based in Boise, Idaho, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Wabtec Corporation which was formed in November 1999 when Westinghouse Air Brake Company merged with MotivePower Industries, Inc. Wabtec Corporation is North America’s largest provider of value-added, technology-based products and services for the rail industry.
MPI is an industry leader in the design, manufacture and re-manufacture of diesel-electric locomotives. We work closely with our customers to provide long-term solutions to achieve the highest levels of safety, performance and reliability. MPI’s experience in the manufacture and remanufacture of locomotives is unparalleled in the industry. Since 1972, over 2,800 locomotives have been delivered from our 300,000 square foot facility in Boise, Idaho. MPI has fully integrated production capabilities to manufacture locomotives from the ground up or to provide complete overhaul upgrade and testing services including all support systems in their entirety.