Rail engineer creating a train track design for Cando Rail Services Track Design and Expansion Planning

Technical services to design the right track infrastructure that meets every specific in-plant need. Services include industrial layout, project management, maintenance plan design and construction and maintenance optimization.

Rail Workers doing track Construction and Maintenance for Cando Rail Services Track Construction and Maintenance

In-plant track construction on any project big or small, including new track, track upgrades and customized maintenance programs.

Track Inspection and maintenance by Cando Rail Services Track Inspection

Regular track inspections to manage track condition with minimal disruption, and a wide range of track repair services to maintain rail, tie, OTM and ballast.

Track Removal and Tie Disposal

A variety of removal and disposal solutions.

Railcar Switching

Movement and placing of railcars to meet production requirements while working with Class 1 railways to ensure the most effective operational partnership. We move $20 billion of product in more than 410,000 railcars annually.

Cando Rail Services Locomotive parked for Repair and Maintenance Locomotive Repair and Maintenance

Regular inspection and maintenance on all locomotives and rail equipment.

Railcar Inspection and Cleaning

Regular inspection and maintenance on all railcars to ensure in-plant fleet is operating at full capacity.

Railcar Storage provided by Cando Rail Services Railcar Storage

Ability to design, build, finance and operate a cost-effective dedicated car storage facility under a long-term partnership. Services including inventory management, car repair, car stenciling, AEI tags, DC inspections and graffiti touch-ups.

Material Handling and Logistics

Experienced and flexible crews and equipment oer specialized management and services to accommodate unique production requirements including the loading or unloading of railcars, quality control, cross docking and inventory management.

Terminal and Transload Services are performed by a Cando Rail Services rail worker Terminal & Transload Services

From complex opportunities where Cando can design, build and operate a facility on your behalf, to simple rail to truck or truck to rail transloading opportunities, we offer flexibility and customized solutions. Our terminal services are vertically integrated and can involve all aspects of facility operation including product transfer, transloading, logistics, plant operation support, rail integration, switching and contract facility management.

Facility Management

Ability to integrate contract facility operation with various rail services.

Off- and On-Track Material Handling

Material handling and support for production gangs and engineering departments. Fleet of hi-rail picker trucks, as well as Brandt trucks paired with flat cars and an excavator. Used for light motive power, material distribution, production loading, inventory management and general support for Class 1s and the railway industry.