Our dedicated freight rail team draws from decades of first-hand knowledge to design the structures, facilities, tracks, and associated infrastructure for rail projects of any level of complexity. We develop comprehensive freight railroad designs with safety, cost efficiency, constructability, and optimized operations in mind. LJA Rail delivers valuable expertise from concept through construction services, providing value-added conceptual designs, plans and specifications, permitting, and program management.


Plans, Specifications, and Estimates for:

Capacity Improvements: Yards, Sidings, and Main Tracks

Automotive Facilities

Container Intermodal Facilities

Bulk Transfer Facilities

Bridges and Structures: Concrete, Steel, Timber, and Culverts

Yards, Shops, and Other Facilities

Support Services

Permitting and Support

Signal Support

SIT Yard Planning

Operating/Track/Mechanical Compatibility Services

Rail Car Movement Optimization

Classification Yard Efficiency Planning