Key Rail offers turnkey track services from design to construction, as well as management and supply for small to large scale construction, maintenance, and rehabilitation projects.
Key Rail specializes in completing projects on time and on budget. Regardless the size of the project, Key Rail becomes your partner.
To keep your track in top operating condition, Key Rail offers comprehensive track inspection and maintenance services. We aim to ensure our clients are exceeding industry standards, as well as those required by Transport Canada.
Key Rail’s inspection and maintenance services encompass:
Specialty maintenance services
Inspection & Testing
At Key Rail Services, we use state-of-the-art equipment to complete projects safely and efficiently.
PROFESSIONAL TRACK INSPECTION VEHICLE (SPEC315 FROM CHR CATALOG)
SWITCH INSTALLATION EQUIPMENT
DUAL RAIL HAND PUSH TROLLEY FOR ULTRASONIC INSPECTION.
To meet industry standards, we advise that one of our expert track inspectors perform a complete inspection monthly. This inspection includes a visual evaluation of the rail, ties, ballast, switches, turnouts, and subgrade. Our track inspectors are also qualified to perform routine maintenance, and will provide a comprehensive report and track evaluation following the inspection.
The inspection report will encompass a maintenance services plan as well as a long-term rehabilitation plan. Companies can then use this information to assess what maintenance and rehabilitation program is best suited to their needs. Key Rail offers scheduled maintenance programs in addition to our specialty services.
Key Rail Services offers comprehensive track construction and rehabilitation services for a range of clients and projects that encompass Class 1 to 5 railroads, transit and commuter rail systems, as well as any industry served by rail.
Key Rail’s turnkey construction and rehabilitation solutions cover the following services:
Surfacing & Tie
Track Materials &
Panelized Turnout & Crossover Construction
Grade crossing &
warning device fitting
Derailment Response &
No matter the magnitude of the project, Key Rail has the tools to get the job done right.
Mark IV Tamper (High Production Surfacing)
BOOM TRUCKS (OUR UNITS ARE DESIGNED FOR PRODUCTION WHEN LAYING OUT MATERIALS – EASY ON AND OFF THE TRACK WITHOUT DELAYS)
TERMITE TRUCKS (OUR THERMITE GANGS SPECIALIZE IN QUALITY AND EFFICIENCY ON THE WELDS THE PRODUCTION GANGS ARE NOT ABLE TO COMPLETE)
& Rail Breaking Gangs
Key Rail Services steel, tie, gauging, and surfacing gangs work as a team to effectively complete large and small-scale rehabilitation and new rail construction projects.
Key Rail’s expert production gangs collaborate with railroad operators to institute a plan that minimizes rail downtime. Our production gangs have the advantage of utilizing top of the line technology and equipment in conjunction with established processes to successfully complete projects quickly and efficiently.
Our production gangs can rely on having the best equipment for the job at hand.
MARK IV TAMPER & BALLAST REGULATOR
TRIPP TIE CHANGER (HIGH PRODUCTION TIE CHANGING EQUIPMENT)
RAIL BREAKER (ON HI RAIL HYRDAULIC EXCAVATOR)
Our counterpart company, Canadian Hi-Rail, supplies the Canadian market with top-of-the-line custom Hi-Rail configurations and trucks. Visit chirail.ca for more information and to request a quote today!
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1621 Evergreen Rd
Glen Levit, NB E3N 4V7
250111 Dynasty Dr W
Foothills, AB T1S 4Y4
6500 TransCanada Service Rd (4th Floor)
Pointe-Claire, QC H9R 0A5
Monday-Friday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
24-hr Emergency Services @ 403.999.1414