Solutions for Rail
  • One of the largest privately held fleet
    of railcars and locomotives in
    North America.
  • Quality equipment.
    Great service.
    Industry expertise.
  • Serving Class 1, Regional and Short Line Railroads and Industrial Shippers.
  • Moving the railroad industry forward
    since 1980.
Helm-Pacific Leasing, Helm Environmental Solutions, Helm Chesapeake

The Company

Since 1980 HELM has worked to establish itself as a premier operating lessor offering quality rolling stock, services and support to our customer base in the US, Canada and Mexico. We specialize in traditional lease options that offer dependable assets and operational flexibility to railroads and shippers in the North American rail industry marketplace.


Expertise and Services

With one of the largest privately owned fleets in the industry, HELM manages, maintains and markets a large fleet of railcars, locomotives and autoracks as a parent company and managing partner in joint venture relationships with Union Pacific and CSX. Put HELM's more than 30 years of experience to work for you.

Efficient and Flexible

We work to create customized solutions and flexible lease terms for your equipment needs.