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4800 Waterfront Dr. SW
Atlanta, GA 30336

Mammoet’s heavy lifting services support clients in every major industrial sector. With a combination of specialized equipment and in-depth, sector-specific engineering experience, Mammoet helps clients benefit from greater safety and efficiency. Whether it’s a capital project or ongoing maintenance, Mammoet can often find ways of shortening the critical path through carefully planned and executed lifting operations. The result is facilities can come into production, or return to service, on or ahead of schedule, ensuring maximum uptime.

Rogers Group, Inc.
421 Great Circle Road
Nashville, TN 37228

Founded by Ralph Rogers, who first began crushing rock in 1908 on the side of the road in then-rural Bloomington, IN, Rogers Group is proud of its long and storied legacy and its wide-ranging impact on the American infrastructure and economy. Rogers Group is still owned by descendants of Ralph Rogers, and three of Ralph’s great-grandchildren serve on the company’s Board of Directors today. In 2016, the Board elected Darin Matson as President and Chief Executive Officer of Rogers Group.

Volunteer Welding Supply
815 5th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203

Started in 1973 by Harold & Evenlyn McMurtry, Volunteer Welding Supply is a locally-owned company serving the greater Middle Tennessee area. At VWS, you’ll find the finest welding equipment & supplies by all major brands, all welding, medical and restaurant gases with an friendly & expert staff. Pleasing people through education, finding the best solutions, and offering exceptional service are still the foundations of the family-owned business.

Lincoln Electric
240 Great Circle Road, #352
Nashville, TN 37228

Lincoln Electric is an American multinational and a global manufacturer of welding products, arc welding equipment, welding consumables, plasma and oxy-fuel cutting equipment and robotic welding systems. The Lincoln Electric Company was founded in 1895 by John C. Lincoln. Although the company began by producing electric motors, the first welding machine were made by the Lincoln brothers in 1909. Today, Lincoln Electric’s welding machines and electrodes are industry leading and a testament to their dedication to quality and performance.

Strato, Inc.
100 New England Avenue
Piscataway, NJ 08854

Strato, Inc. is a leading manufacturer, engineering quality products while providing exceptional customer service to the rail industry. Products are designed to meet AAR specifications and include air brake hose assemblies, flanges, weld fittings, gladhands, dummy couplings, end of car arrangements, yokes, knuckles, tank car and transit castings, test and custom designed specialty items.

Our highly innovative team of engineers work to improve the existing product line and to design new products that exceed current performance expectations and solve industry-wide problems. Strato offers on-site engineering consulting services to assist customers with special projects and challenges. An R&D lab and test facilities located within the plant are equipped to simulate real world conditions.

While maintaining multi-million dollar inventory in warehouses throughout North America, Strato offers next day shipping on most items. Each of these value added services enable Strato to deliver the best products in the market today.



From gas welding broken bicycles at 8 yrs old to welding
at Erenest Homes Wrecker and Chattanooga Boiler &
Tank in high school, Steve completed the 1974 -1975
certified welding course at Chattanooga State Tech, and
worked through Steamfitters L. U. 43 for TVA at Sequoyah Nuclear Power and Belfonte Nuclear Power for 9 years. Three years for Bechtal at Plant Vogtle Nucleal Power, and back home with local Mechanical Contractors from pipe fab shops to paper mills, chemical companies, boiler and pressure vessel repairs.

Farmer Purcell White & Lassiter, PLLC
One Nashville Place, Suite 1820
Nashville, TN 37219
Phone:  615-810-8777
Fax:  615-810-8770

Bringing together in excess of 175 collective years of legal experience, the law firm of Farmer Purcell White & Lassiter, PLLC is dedicated to providing excellent representation to both individuals and businesses in a wide variety of matters. The firm’s attorneys are well-known and highly respected among their peers and clients for their experience, integrity and professionalism.

Unarco Rack
701 E. 16th Avenue, Springfield, TN 37172

UNARCO Material Handling, Inc. manufactures structural and roll-formed pallet racking and a multitude of warehouse storage systems for distribution centers and retail stores.  UNARCO provides the widest industrial shelving product assortment including Carton Flow, Pallet Flow, Push Back Rack, Drive In Rack, Pick Modules, Cantilever Rack , Mezzanines, and Pallet Rack Repair.  Our client list covers every imaginable industry and is fabricated in strict compliance with all current RMI standards.  From project engineering and design to onsite project management to installation, UNARCO can take any distribution center or warehouse storage space add a pallet rack solution that will increase efficiency.

Kano Laboratories
1000 East Thompson Lane
P.O. Box 110098
Nashville, Tennessee 37222

Loosens Frozen Metal Parts! … Nothing Works Like Kroil
Kroil – An industry proven penetrating oil that has no equal. Used by 480 of the Fortune 500 companies!

Based on scientific discoveries at Kano Laboratories, Kroil creeps into millionth inch spaces, breaks bonds due to rust, corrosion, contamination, or compression and lubricates to loosen frozen metal parts. Kroil will be a valuable product in the disassembly phase of the 576 restoration project.

4011 Armory Oaks Drive
Nashville, TN 37204


Southeast Venture has its pulse on what is being built in the Nashville area. They have gotten through significant variances to build buildings and complexes which have now become a part of the fabric of Nashville. They will be key in developing a first class visitor and engine facility for locomotive 576.

Main Office:  72 E Hill Dr., Mount Juliet, TN 37122
Field Office:  5123 Navy Rd., Millington, TN 38053
(615) 754-4147 ■ (877) 754-4147
Mon-Fri ■ 7:30 am – 4:00

world-testing-incWorld Testing, Inc

For all your project testing needs. Expect. Inspect.
You have heard the expression, “You get what you pay for.”  At World Testing, we believe that holds just as true for your building or fabrication project, and we want to help you ensure that you get what you pay for. That’s why we’ve added the “Expect. Inspect.” tagline to our logo. For your peace of mind, call us to handle your next project.  Whether it’s in the field or in the lab, our highly trained and certified technicians and inspectors can help you get what you pay for.  After all…
“You may not get what YOU Expect, unless WE  Inspect.”
Providing expert testing for project 576.


HMS Capital Management LLC
5130 Ashland City Hwy • Nashville, Tennessee 37218
Phone: 615.829.7200 • Fax: 615.829.7201 •

Our Guiding Principles
To provide you with professional, timely unbiased advice, free of any hidden agendas or motivations.
To communicate with you in as much detail, and as often as you wish.
To never take your business for granted — that’s why we ask you to re-hire us each year.
To maximize asset growth at a level of risk with which you are comfortable
To anticipate and prepare you to act on whatever challenges or opportunities lie ahead

US Storage Centers
6346 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211

US Storage Centers owns, managers, and operates over 125 facilities across 16 states, and is continually expanding. Our customers vary from those looking to keep an organized home, to anyone currently going through a transition – happy or sad. We are happy to offer as much support as we can to all of our tenants. US Storage Centers enjoys being an active part of the community, and looks to support as many organizations as possible – from educational children museums to animal rescue missions and shelters.