GCRTA's Red Line Rehabilitation

Customer
Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority
Location
Cleveland, OH
Provided By
RailWorks

RailWorks was part of a track project with The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (GCRTA), rehabilitating GCRTA's Red Line from West Park Station to the Airport Tunnel.

Work included
Replace 12,275 mainline timber ties
Undercut and Rebuild 2,530 TF
Rehab 12 turnouts(100% ties and plates)
Replace 52 IJs
Remove hair pins and install track spikes on all ties for 38,600’ of track
Surface 38,600’ of track and 14 Turnouts
Destress 38,600’ of track
Remove and Install Impedance Bonds
Install new negative return for Puritas Interlocking
Install new negative return for Brookpark Shop
Signal testing and rehab for all track in work area