One of the top railroad contractors in North America, Hulcher Services Inc. has assisted the railroads, grain businesses, general industry and the government for over 40 years with a wide range of Maintenance of Way (MOW) and other Engineering Services.
Hulcher has extensive experience with many MOW and Engineering Services. A partial list of railroad contractor Engineering Services include:
Hulcher's strategically located divisions around the United States, Canada and Mexico allow us to deploy railroad contractor and engineering services equipment to your projects quickly.
When you consider railroad contractors with equipment close at hand and the experience you can trust, Hulcher Services is the Engineering Services company you can trust.
Please browse the various services pages of our website and then send us a note or call us at 800-637-5471 to see how we can deliver your Engineering Services or MOW project with the quality and professionalism you need.
Engineering / Maintenance of Way Overview:
Overview of engineering / Maintenance of Way / track maintenance services available from Hulcher.
Switches, Diamonds, Retarders and Turnouts
Hulcher performs installation of switches, diamonds, retarders and turnouts as well as switch winterizing.
Track Panel Installation
Hulcher performs track panel installation as part of scheduled MOW work or emergency response. We can perform this work with The Panel Boss®, a system that revolutionizes the process of lifting, transporting and positioning rail track panel during track panel installation.
Hi-Rail Vacuum Truck Services
Hulcher's Hi-Rail Vacuum Trucks provide a variety of services including air excavation, spill clean-up, transfer services, track cleaning, derailment response and more.
Air excavation cleans tracks, retarders, switches and crossings, loosening mud and fouled ballast quickly.
Off-track undercutting removes mud and fouled ballast from beneath the track through the use of an excavator and undercutter attachment, which works from an off-track location.
Vibratory Hammer Pile Driving
Pile driving with the vibratory hammer pile driver delivers fast and effective sheet pile driving, steel sheet piling, steel piling driving (i-beam) and even railroad track driving in a variety of grade stabilization, bridge stabilization and other foundation construction scenarios.
Ballast Leveling - Dozer Rake
The Hulcher Dozer Rake service combines a Caterpillar® D5 dozer with a special, patent-pending rake attachment designed specifically for ballast leveling, the even distribution or removal of ballast from beneath railroad tracks
Grade Stabilization / Erosion Control
Grade Stabilization and Erosion Control is essential to keeping your tracks serviceable and running at top speeds.
Railroad Backhoe Services
Hulcher has delivered superior engineering and maintenance of way services for railroads and industry since 1963.
Flood Control / Ditch & Culvert Work
Whatever your needs for flood control or culvert work, Hulcher has the right equipment to support your project.
Railroad Bridge Driftwood Removal
Driftwood build-up represents a serious threat to the reliability of your railroad bridge piers.
Railroad Bridge Maintenance
Hulcher provides a variety of bridge maintenance services including demolition, stabilization, ballas removal and much more.
Railroad Crossing Construction
Hulcher has decades of experience with demolishing and installing railroad crossings at rail yards and on the right-of-way.