Address: Global HQ | Americas
Los Angeles - Century City
1999 Avenue of the Stars
Suite 2600
Los Angeles
CA 90067
United States
Phone: +1 (213) 593 8000 Connect: Website: View website Contact: Contact supplier

Transit and Intercity Rail Projects

AECOM develops comprehensive transit and intercity rail projects from concept through to operation.

Our mass transit expertise spans more than 100 years and includes work with rail and bus companies, major transit agencies as well as with federal state and local governments around the globe. Our interdisciplinary team includes transit, railroad, tunnel, bridge, and systems engineers, transit architects, urban designers and financial experts who use their talents to transform a conceptual design into a functioning system.

Railway Engineering and Construction Services

We provide engineering and construction services for multiyear, multimillion-dollar projects for major transit agencies. Our specialists provide analytical and strategic expertise for every stage of a project. We have worked on all types of mass transit systems including bus rapid transit, light rail transit and commuter rail. We develop designs that fully consider safety, sustainability, constructability, operability and maintainability through the lens of our clients. Our skills encompass:

  • Planning
  • Environmental Management
  • Engineering Design
  • Construction
  • Program and Construction Management
  • Operations and Maintenance

Consulting Services for Freight Rail

AECOM speaks the language of the freight rail industry. We plan, design and engineer rail operations, and we provide a full range of consulting services for long haul, freight rail lines and port cargo intermodal transfer facilities.

Working with clients from the public and private sectors, our teams help navigate smooth and seamless connections between freight rail, ports and intermodal terminal projects. Whether it’s for commodities such as gas, coal and iron ore or for containerized freight, we deliver projects that help our clients convey goods around the globe.

Freight Rail Engineering

Our professionals are some of the brightest minds in the rail industry. We challenge conventional methods by applying new ideas and exploring new opportunities to rehabilitate and develop freight rail systems that will meet our clients’ needs for class 1 industrial and passenger operations. Our expertise extends to the simulation of line haul, terminal and materials handling operations that allows our clients to optimize investments in infrastructure and equipment. We have one of the leading freight rail engineering practices in the world.

We’ve built this success by providing a full range of consulting services for long-haul freight rail lines and port cargo and bulk intermodal transfer facilities that focus on environmental stewardship, efficiency, and long-term operations and maintenance. We work to increase connectivity and efficiency for projects around the world.

Design and Construction of Freight Corridors

At AECOM, our experts are meeting today’s demands and laying the foundation to meet tomorrow’s needs. We are hard at work developing new corridors, expanding current ones and exploring ways to enhance shared use of limited transportation corridors among freight, transit and commuter rail. We partner with our clients to ensure safety, maintain daily operations, control costs and comply with all construction and design standards and local requirements.

AECOM Freight Services:

  • Freight Rail and Intermodal Transfer Facilities
  • Terminal Operations
  • Capacity Planning and Analysis
  • Permitting and Environmental Services
  • Track, Bridge and Structure Design and Inspection
  • Shop, Yard and Building Construction and Rehabilitation
  • Train Control and Grade Crossings
  • Communications and Signals
  • Program and Construction Management
Read more


AECOM Signs MoU to Develop Hydrogen-Powered Railway in Central Italy

AECOM Signs MoU to Develop Hydrogen-Powered Railway in Central It...

AECOM has signed a memorandum of understanding to upgrade Italy’s Apennine diesel railway with hydrogen trains.

AECOM Videos

AECOM Images

AECOM Crossrail Project

AECOM strategic management services, Crossrail

AECOM Green Line Project

AECOM, prime engineering consultants, Green Line Project

AECOM Auckland Electrification

AECOM, lead-designer, Auckland Electrification project

AECOM Documents

AECOM Social

Click below to connect

Contact AECOM

Use the form opposite to get in touch with AECOM directly to discuss any requirements you might have.

    We'd love to send you the latest news and information from the world of Railway-News. Please tick the box if you agree to receive them.

    For your peace of mind here is a link to our Privacy Policy.

    By submitting this form, you consent to allow Railway-News to store and process this information.

    Follow Railway-News on LinkedIn
    Follow Railway-News on Twitter