Carl Hybinette


Technical Engineering, QA and Consulting Services Manager



Certified Quality Auditor -ASQ

M.B.A in Economics

Masters of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 

Consulting Service Benefits:

  • Expert knowledge on Tank Car regulations
  • Extensive work with Engineering of Metal Energy
  • Failure Analysis  and Repair analysis 
  • Representation with cases regarding in-plant Railcar equipment
  • Provided Litigation Witness support


Carl's Bio:

Carl Hybinette is a Technical Engineer, QA, and Consulting Services Manager with Salco Products for the last three years. Carl has more than forty years of experience, developing and with repairing procedures of hopper cars and tank cars, he conducts failure analysis, and establishes welding procedures. Carl determines a repaire or scrap analysis of in-plant equipment. He also defines service failures and their causes; some examples include detecting of; corrosion, mechanical damage, and fractures. Carl is an expert in providing consulting services to the railcar companies. He also supports manufacturing and repair facilities with productivity and organization. 

Salco History/Background:

Carl helped with the collaboration of Dow Chemical, Union Pacific and Union Tank Car and the Department of Transportation Federal Railroad Administration to compose a  publication on The Influence of Sulfur Concentration below 0.006% along with sulfide shape Control on the Charpy V-Notch of Normalized and Stress Relieved TC128 Grade B Steel Plate. 

Carl and his colleague successfully invented a patent called the Hybrid Laser Arc Welding System and a Method for Railroad Tank Car Fabrication. The pupose of the system is to be able to conduct the welding of the interior surface of a railroad tank shell. 

Carl is the grandson of Noak Victor Hybinette, inventor of the Electrolytic process of refining Nickel and the Manganese smelting process. 


Companies Salco's TCS has provided counsel to:

American Railcar Industries        Baier Marine        Caltrex        Central Main and Quebec        Chemtrade        Continental Rail Services        Curry Rail      Eastlake Chemicals        EMS        ExxonMobil        Foradora Welding        Freedom Rail        Huntsman Chemical        Ingredion        LyondellBasell        Occidental Chemical        Quala        Mississippi Export Railroad        Rubber Lining Specialists        Transrail Innovation Group        The Andersons        Petrolem Services Corp.        Vagonmash        Protran-HARSCO        Runyon Industries        Axiall/Westlake        Imerys        Greenbrier        Ineos        Kamin        Residco        Element Financial        Nova Chemical        Trinity Industries        Arkema        Baker Hughes        Braskem America        Dupont        EOG        GBW        Chemours        Jones Hamilton        Koch Rail        Midwest AgEnergy        Blue Flint Ethanol        Red Trail Energy        Dakota Spirit Energy        NOVA Chemical  Tidal Energy        Taylor-Wharton America       Watco        UTLX        BP        Motiva        Global Partners        Foradora        C IT        Oertel Metal Works        Oxy Chemicals        Procor        SPSI        Tank Lining of Paris        Vermont Railway         Universal Motion Components             Fluence Energy        American Chemical Society        Union Tank Car        Applied Materials Technologies Inc  


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