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Private & Industrial Rail Engineering Projects

The rail engineering professionals at CRS Engineers are experts in freight rail solutions and finding unique benefits for a spectrum of industries. It’s this experience that allows our railway engineers find the solutions that maximize the potential in every project.

  • Oil, Gas, Mining and Energy Facilities/Plants
  • Rail-Served Industrial Parks
  • Industrial, Manufacturing, and Distribution Plants
  • Transload and Storage Facilities
  • Railroad Crossings
  • Main Lines, Branch Lines, Corridors
  • Industrial Leads/Spurs
  • Automotive and Intermodal Yards
  • Freight Rail Terminals
  • Roadways, Pavement, and Parking Lots
  • Spill Containment

Railway Engineering Services

CRS Engineers advances the goals of private railroads and businesses that depend on rail. Our rail engineers effectively meet dynamic and challenging schedule, site, operational, production, and other important considerations for your project and your company.

  • Master Planning
  • Railroad Corridor and Site Feasibility Studies
  • Site Layout, Grading, and Drainage Plans
  • Private Utility Coordination and Layout
  • Engineering Cost Estimates and Specifications
  • Environmental Studies and Wetland Delineation
  • Pavement Design and Management
  • Rehabilitation Studies and Analysis
  • Class 1 and Short Line Concept Designs/Submittal Coordination
  • Permitting and Approvals Coordination - Local, State, Federal, Private
  • Hydrology Studies
  • Structural Engineering
  • Land Surveying
  • Right of Way Design/Development
  • Construction Engineering

Turnkey Partners: Design-Build

Receive efficient, full-service, turnkey solutions through partnerships with several international and national rail contractors and premier industry equipment manufacturers. We routinely team-up to accelerate project delivery and get work done right.

Freight Rail Credentials

Have confidence in our rail engineering services. CRS Engineers has master service agreements in place with several leading Class 1 and Short Line railroad companies. Our engineering professionals are registered and credentialed with e-RAILSAFE to meet Class 1 railroad security and workforce safety standards. We have worked with railroads such as:

  • Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
  • BNSF Railway
  • Patriot Rail
  • Watco Transportation Services (WTS)
  • Genesee & Wyoming (G&W)
  • Utah Central Railway (UCRY)
  • Utah Railway (UTAH)
  • Salt Lake City Southern Railroad (SL)
  • Salt Lake Garfield & Western Railway (SL,G&W)
  • Southwestern Railroad (SWRR)
  • Cimarron Valley Railroad (CVR)
  • Washington Idaho Railway (WIR)
  • Eastern Idaho Railroad (EIRR)
  • Boise Valley Railroad (BVRR)
  • Texas & New Mexico Railway (TXN)
  • Savage Bingham & Garfield Railroad (SBG)
  • Nevada Northern Railway (NNRY)

Permitting And Approvals Know-How

Receive the advantage of positive, long-term relationships with railroad companies and public agencies, plus a working knowledge of railroad design processes, standards, and approvals along with federal (including FRA and EPA), state, and local codes and requirements.

Serious About Client Service

Your best interests drive what we do. We align our work with your goals and expectations. We’re dedicated and deliver value with attention to detail, quality, schedule, and budget.

Railway Engineering Consultants

Storm Water
& Rail
Matt Collier, PE, CFM
Rail Team Leader
(801) 419-2813
& Land Surveying
Darren Eyre, PE
Vice President
(801) 671-2729
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