Patriot Rail affiliate, Lakeshore Railcar & Tanker Services is a 34-acre, full-service, logistics support complex specializing in tank railcar cleaning. Located in East Chicago, IN, approximately 20 miles southeast of downtown Chicago, IL.

In addition to tank railcar washes, Lakeshore offers transloading, maintenance, hazardous materials (HM) testing, and waste water treatment services.

Tank Railcar Cleaning


Approved Commodities for Rail Tank Cleaning




1150 E. 145th Street
East Chicago, IN 46312
Phone: (219) 398-7777

Driving directions:

From Interstate 80/94 or Interstate 90
Take Cline Avenue (912) north to Chicago Avenue.  Turn west on Chicago Avenue and proceed to Euclid Avenue.  Euclid will be the first intersection past the Citgo tank farm.  Turn north on Euclid Avenue and cross R.R. tracks.  On the left will be the signs for the United Transportation Group.  Turn left and follow road to Tank services, Inc. (about 200 yards).