About Us

MotivePower, Inc., a Wabtec Company, is an industry leader in the design, manufacture and re-manufacture of diesel-electric locomotives.
MotivePower's experience in the manufacture and remanufacture of locomotives is unparalleled in the industry. Since 1972, over 2,500 locomotives have been delivered from our 300,000 square foot facility in Boise, Idaho. MotivePower 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.
 Core Competencies:

  • Design, application and systems integration engineering
  • Manufacturing and servicing locomotives
  • Project management

Products & Services:

  • New commuter locomotives
  • New switcher locomotives
  • Locomotive overhauls & modernizations
  • OEM locomotive modules
  • Contract fleet maintenance
  • Emissions reduction applications

MotivePower, Inc's Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) policy
MotivePower, Inc. (MPI), a Wabtec Company, is an industry leader in the design, manufature and re-manufacture of diesel-electric locomotives.  MPI has established a DBE Program in accordance with the regulations of the U.S. Department of Transportation ("DOT"), 49 CFR Part 26.  The DBE Program applies to all DOT-assisted projects.  The current 2019 program is available for inspection during normal business hours at our principal office for 30 days following the date of this notice.  MotivePower's 2020 Proposed goal for DBE contribution is 2%.  Any feedback for our 2020 goal is welcome.   
MPI, in compliance with its DBE Program, hereby announces it continues to seek qualified Small Business and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises as potential suppliers in an effort to support its current and future DBE goal on all DOT-assisted projects.
MPI requests that any qualified DBE firms with capabilities to supply products for its contracts, contact Zach Maulik, ph:(208)955-8672, Email: email address, or by mail at 4600 Apple St., Boise, Idaho 83716.