Herzog Contracting Corp.

Railroad Construction

Track ConstructionOur more than 45 years of experience in the rail industry stands as a testament to the quality of our work and the corresponding satisfaction of our customers. We are the source for public and private entities when it comes to building their rail systems. The comprehensive staff of designers and engineers we mobilize for a project offers maximum resource allocation and can navigate any project from the conceptual phase into the construction, and clear through to revenue service.

Track Construction 02Our experience extends to self-performing all critical path work required to build commuter rail, light rail transit, streetcar, and freight system lines. Using the most modern fleet of equipment in the industry and our highly trained construction specialists, we have the skills to build a wide range of transit systems. We can handle every phase of a rail project. The tracks, stations, grade crossings, ballasting, and earthwork are all integrated into our list of capabilities. We are ever aware of the importance of costs and time to a project. Therefore, we operate in a manner that mitigates delays and extra costs, passing the savings on to our customers.

Our railroad construction division is as dynamic and diverse as our portfolio of railroad projects across North America. The diversity of our portfolio represents our ability to adapt to meet the needs of each unique project. The design, management, quality control, safety, and construction of projects are molded into a seamless program of execution. This ensures the smooth delivery of a product in a safe and economical manner.

We recognize the necessity to work closely with our clients, stakeholders, and the communities being impacted by our work, not only to meet their needs, but to ensure we realize their expectations and visions. This allows us to deliver a more personalized service. We take a pro-active approach by offering engineering ideas that will enhance design aspects for the community while also devising ways to reduce the overall cost of the project for our clients.



As an innovative contractor, we have completed over $3.6 billion in alternative delivery projects. The uniqueness of these delivery methods have allowed us to meet the challenges of today’s evolving construction market by reducing costs, improving construction designs, and conserving valuable time. Read more