The railroad system continues to be a major component in the transportation of raw materials used in construction projects nationwide of both imported and exported products. As the current rail lines age, and demand grows, widening and improvement projects on existing tracks has created a major market for construction companies. These projects are often in remote locations and present challenges to contractors in complying with railroad protocol for working around active rail tracks.
Author: Michelle Walker, SSC Boring, Vice President of Finance and Administration
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