Prime Engineering’s Transportation team offers decades of service to the railroad market, including an in-house, railway-certified Survey Department. Partners include Buchanan Branch Railroad; Canadian National; CSX Transportation; Detroit, Toledo, and Ironton Railroad; Georgia Northeastern Railroad; Norfolk & Western; Norfolk & Portsmouth Belt Line Railroad Co; and Norfolk Southern Railway Company. Our team has surveyed and/or designed tracks from coast to coast.

Technical Capabilities

Track Surveying

  • Clearance surveys
  • Branding surveys
  • Pre-design services
  • Asset managament
  • Construction services

Track Engineering

  • Roadbed
  • Streams/drainage/waterways
  • Wetlands


  • Concrete
  • Steel
  • Timber


  • Buildings and support
  • Yards and terminals

Systems Management

  • Environmental
  • Waste reduction

Featured Case Study

TransMontaigne Partners, LP - Rail Terminal Development Program

Prime Engineering delivers ongoing services for TransMontaigne Partners, LP’s nationwide design and construction program to build a network of terminal facilities throughout the Eastern US. Under this contract, Prime has furnished comprehensive planning, site evaluation, geotechnical, survey, design, permitting, procurement, and construction administration services for 77 projects.

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