Railway

"I trust Hanson to provide high-quality plans when I need them. They identify and work through a project's complications, providing a clear and detailed engineering opinion." 

Alan Bloomquist, assistant director structures engineering, BNSF

Since the 1960s, Hanson has provided a comprehensive array of services to the railway industry. With a talented and experienced team of engineers, specialists and scientists, we have a track record of reliability in satisfying our clients’ needs and creating long-term relationships. We also provide railway design services for rail shippers, industry and ports

Using our hands-on approach and practical experience to provide cost-effective services, we can help you with a variety of railway services. These services include:

  • accelerated bridge construction
  • bulk-material handling
  • capacity improvements
  • commuter railway facilities
  • environmental permitting for rail
  • fueling and maintenance facilities
  • intermodal facilities 
  • loading, unloading and transloading facilities
  • new and rehabilitated structures
  • railroad yard design/reconfiguration
  • rail-to-ship transloading facilities

It's our goal to help you address your unique issues, providing you with professional personnel and supporting your needs in a responsive manner. For more about Hanson's involvement in the railway industry, as well as insights from our team's thought leaders on railway topics, read our blog, Ideas on Track.

Mathew A. Fletcher, P.E., S.E.

Railway market principal
(309) 713-1405
mfletcher@hanson-inc.com