RMC Receiving Yard

RMC Receiving Yard is our monthly column of news and announcements of new model railroad products in all scales. Any company wishing to submit samples and press releases for consideration may do so by sending to the address below or via email. Samples cannot be returned.

RMC Receiving Yard
c/o Harry K. Wong
P.O. Box 16673
San Francisco, CA 94116

Garden Trains Annual to debut from White River Productions in 2021

November 17, 2020

Garden Trains Annual to debut from White River Productions in 2021

The all-new Garden Trains Annual from White River Productions will make its debut in 2021 and focus on large scale outdoor railroading.

Amherst Railway Society Cancels 2021 West Springfield Show

October 23, 2020

Amherst Railway Society Cancels 2021 West Springfield Show

Organizers of the train show say it was one of the “hardest decisions” they have ever had to make.

Walthers Acquires Chooch Enterprises

October 19, 2020

Walthers Acquires Chooch Enterprises

Chooch was incorporated in 1974 and became one of the first model railroad companies to offer polyurethane resin scenery and white metal products.

Costello Manufacturing Buys Rolling Stock, Structure Kit Companies

June 15, 2020

Costello Manufacturing Buys Rolling Stock, Structure Kit Companies

Costello Manufacturing is expanding with the acquisition of JL Innovative Design, Durango Press, and Railway Express Miniatures offering everything from wood kits to rolling stock.

Testors Discontinues Popular Lines of Model Paint

May 6, 2020

Testors Discontinues Popular Lines of Model Paint

Testors Model Master, Pactra, and Aztek brand paints will be discontinued, but there are still many options for model railroaders.

WRP announces Otto Vondrak next editor of Railroad Model Craftsman

February 5, 2019

WRP announces Otto Vondrak next editor of Railroad Model Craftsman

WRP is pleased to announce that Otto Vondrak, associate editor of Railfan & Railroad, has been appointed editor of Railroad Model Craftsman.

O Scale Trains Magazine joins the WRP Family

March 5, 2018

O Scale Trains Magazine joins the WRP Family

White River Productions is pleased to announce it has acquired O Scale Trains Magazine from publisher Jaini Giannovario, effective immediately. Brian Scace will remain the editor of OST, along with his crew of regular columnists.