CTC provides the rail industry with superior communication and signaling systems services. The company specializes in highway-rail grade crossing safety and provides a full array of grade crossing solutions, including: grade crossing design and assessment, preemption and interconnection of grade crossing warning systems with traffic signals, rail signal systems engineering and design, engineering project management, preemption training, turnkey rail signal construction, incident analysis, and quiet zone planning and implementation.
From creating customized engineering solutions and managing the construction process to assessing grade crossings and quiet zone opportunities, CTC can execute any project on budget and on time. Learn more about the grade crossing safety and signal systems services that make CTC unique.
Grade crossing safety assessments and inspections
CTC is an industry leader in grade crossing safety, including grade crossings interconnected with traffic signal systems.
Learn more about CTC’s grade crossing safety assessments and methodology.
Railroad preemption review and design services
CTC is an industry leader in highway-rail grade crossings interconnected with traffic signal systems, an area in which the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) has issued guidance during the last five years to enhance highway-rail grade crossing safety. We’ve successfully used our methodology to review over 2,500 preempted highway-rail grade crossings and to implement corrections that mitigate risk.
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Quiet zone assessment, engineering and implementation
CTC is a respected industry leader in the assessment, design and implementation of quiet zones. The firm’s experts have extensive background in quiet zone engineering and implementation, and have been involved with the quiet zone engineering process even before the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) issued the Train Horn Final Rule in 2005.
Learn more about CTC’s quiet zone engineering experience.
Rail communication and signaling engineering
From the complex signal project to the standard one, CTC’s signal engineering staff will deliver the right signal design for your project. Because we specialize in two industries, rail and highway, we employ engineers with deep experience in rail signal engineering and traffic engineering.
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Signal maintenance and construction
CTC provides both railroad signal construction and maintenance services to Class I, regional rail and short line railroads across the county.
Learn more about CTC’s signal maintenance and construction work.