Advanced Rail Systems is a U.S. owned and operated manufacturer of advanced rail and switch machines and systems.
ARS has a couple different machines with multiple options.
The YM-16 is the standard switch machine in 5 of the 6 main raillines in the USA(The YM-16 switch machine is becoming the new industry standard for yard switch machines.) The entire machine has been engineered to enhance safety, durability, and ease of use. The YM-16 boasts the fastest throw time and the most efficient performance of any yard switch machine on the market, and the best part is, there’s zero maintenance required.
The HSM-17 is the second generation switch machine from the ARS engineering team. This machine also requires zero maintenance and can be run from the 12 volt battery or comes in 120 volt DC. With a throw time of less than half a second, and more throw force and durability than other units in this space, the HSM-17 is an industry game changer.