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MANUALS, STANDARDS, AND SPECIFICATIONS DEVELOPMENT

Born from our decades of experience working on operating railroads and the associated right-of-way, RailPros provides expertise to railroads and transportation agencies in the development and updating of internal operating manuals, standard plans, design criteria, and specifications to provide clear and consistent guidance to operators as well as those developing new rail projects.

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GRANT FUNDING ASSISTANCE

Our grant writing and management consulting team are experts in obtaining funding; we have obtained over $150 million from various funding sources.

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PROGRAM & PROJECT MANAGEMENT

VEHICLE ACQUISITION ASSISTANCE

When our clients look toward purchasing new vehicles and maintenance equipment, we help them by preparing technical specifications, reviewing and approving submittals, conducting inspections, and assisting with the selection of new vehicle technologies.

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DESIGN REVIEWS

To reduce or prevent errors and impacts to budget and schedule, RailPros provides peer and constructability review of engineering service products produced by other firms.

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START-UP, TESTING, AND COMMISSIONING

When new rail service is anticipated, we offer assistance with FRA New Starts, regulatory compliance, the selection of operating contractors, vehicle commissioning, system safety programs, system certification, and the development of Operating Rules and SOPs.