One of the main initiatives related to sustainability is preserving our planet’s natural resources. Resources like trees, water, and soil are all directly affected by the choices the railroad industry makes when building infrastructure. The use of chemically treated wood ties has been the industry standard for many years.
The City of Rochelle in Illinois broke ground in August on an expansion of the City of Rochelle Railroad, including a double track transloading rail yard project by RailWorks. The 12-mile City of Rochelle Rail (CIR) dual-rail system connects local industries to two Class I railroads…Read More