One of the top railroad contractors in North America, Hulcher Services Inc. has served the railroads, grain businesses, general industry and the government for over 40 years with a wide range of Contractor Services.
Hulcher provides services in seven distinct service lines. The service lines serve different segments of the railroad and industrial populations with unique services to meet their needs. Under each service line you will find several different types of services.
The seven service lines include:
Hulcher equipment and crews can deploy within one hour of your call, any time day or night. Our 24/7/365 call center and strategically-positioned divisions ensure that we can respond to wherever you need us. Each piece of heavy equipment has its own dedicated tractor/ trailer unit to ensure it can deploy when needed.
Our equipment is maintained through Hulcher’s Preventative Mechanical Maintenance Program. This multi-layered, proactive system of inspections and servicing that ensures our equipment is trustworthy and ready to go to work when you need it..
Anyone who has worked with railroad contractors knows that the most important part of any piece of equipment is the person who is operating it.
Hulcher’s operators are railroad specialists. They have received training in railroad applications, are current in safety and security certification requirements for all Class I railroads, and have spent years perfecting their craft in maintenance-of-way environments.With their extensive railroad experience, our operators can work seemlessly with your rail gangs, or independently.
When you consider railroad contractors with equipment close at hand, decades of experience and a track record of professionalism, Hulcher is the company you can trust.
When your project calls for contractor support you can trust, call Hulcher at 800-637-5471.
Railroad / Mechanical Services
Railroad services and mechanical services provided by Hulcher, including derailment response, locomotive servicing, load outs and tie-downs and pressure washing.
Engineering Services / Maintenance of Way
Engineering and maintenance of way services like switch changes, pile driving, hi-rail vacuum truck services, off-track undercutting and more.
Load Transfer / Load Adjustment Services
Load transfer and adjustment services: Load transfers, load adjustments / reductions, transloading, load outs and tie downs.
Environmental Services / Emergency Response
Hulcher's environmental services include site remediation, emergency response, tank cleaning, tank decommissioning and removal, pressure washing and environmental vacuum truck response.
Hulcher responds to various natural disasters, including tornados, hurricanes, floods, storms, avalanches and fires.
Many projects, like vegetation control, asphalt work, grading and construction, are considered maintenance services.
Positive Train Control PTC Services
Hulcher supports the Positive Train Control (PTC) program with contractor support for infrastructure projects like signal tower removal.
Photos of Hulcher's Contractor Services