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  • Harold Interlocking Track Improvements and Reconfiguration

    Jan 14, 2016
    Railroad Construction Co. is currently putting the finishing touches on a multi-million dollar contract with the Metropolitan Transit Authority Capital Construction (MTACC) for track work at Harold Interlocking in Long Island City, NY.
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  • PATCO Westmont Train Station Rehabilitation

    Jan 13, 2016
    Railroad Construction Co. was recently awarded a $12 million contract by the Delaware River Port Authority for the rehabilitation of PATCO’s Westmont Viaduct in Haddon Township, NJ. The 2000’ long viaduct, originally built in 1968, also serves as the Westmont Train Station which handles hundreds of daily PATCO passengers commuting from southern New Jersey into Philadelphia. The rehabilitation of two 2000’ long railroad tracks atop the structure will take place over the course of thirty weekend track outages with one track being removed from service at a time and full service restored by Monday morning.
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  • INTRODUCING THE BEAST

    Oct 23, 2015
    Railroad Construction Co., Inc. is working on a cutting-edge project at Rutgers University’s Livingston Campus in Piscataway, NJ. This innovative project for the Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation (CAIT) involves the construction of an accelerated testing facility to measure the effects of environmental and traffic loading on bridges. This Bridge Evaluation and Accelerated Structural Testing lab, known as the BEAST, is the first of its kind.
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  • PSE&G Southern Reinforcing Project

    Oct 23, 2015
    Since May 2014, Railroad Construction Co., Inc. has been working on the civil portion of the Southern Reinforcing Project Segments 8, 10 and 11 for PSE&G. By adding two new 230kV overhead transmission circuits and three new 230kV underground circuits in the South Jersey area, Public Service will increase its electric capacity and transfer capabilities to area businesses and residents, providing better power quality, increasing reliability and reducing transmission system congestion.
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  • Conrail Tremley Siding Extension Project

    Oct 23, 2015
    Railroad Construction Company, Inc. was recently awarded a $1.3 million contract by Consolidated Rail Corporation (Conrail) for the 4,880’ extension of the Tremley Siding Track parallel to the New Jersey Turnpike in Linden, NJ. This section of crucial railroad infrastructure is located on the busy Garden State Secondary and the extended siding track will be used to stage trains waiting to be unloaded at nearby refineries.
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  • MTA-LIRR Colonial Road Improvement Project

    Sep 28, 2015
    On Tuesday, October 28, 2014 the Metropolitan Transit Authority’s Long Island Rail Road Committee announced the approval of a $45 million, 6-phase infrastructure improvement project on Colonial Road in Great Neck, NY. This critical investment will provide long term bridge safety, improve train service reliability and reduce flooding problems that often hamper train service.
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  • Hartz Mountain – Corbin Street Siding Rehabilitation

    Sep 28, 2015
    Railroad Construction Company, Inc., was recently awarded a $600,000 contract by Hartz Mountain for the first phase of a track rehabilitation project to restore rail service to their 201 Bay Avenue facility in Elizabeth, NJ.
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  • PANYNJ / PATH - Hackensack River Bridge Deck Replacement

    Sep 28, 2015
    Railroad Construction Company, Inc., was recently awarded a $4 million contract by the Port Authority of NY & NJ for the complete replacement of track on the Hackensack River Bridge.
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  • In Memorium

    Sep 28, 2015
    It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Gig Manville. A U.S. Naval officer, Vice President of RCC Builders & Developers, Inc. and mentor to young engineers, Gig will be remembered for his knowledge and expertise and his willingness to share his talents with others.
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  • EAST COAST MWDBE OUTREACH EVENT

    Feb 27, 2015
    Invitation to all MWDBE Firms and Businesses: You are cordially invited to attend Railroad Construction Company, Inc. (RCC) East Coast MWDBE Outreach Event on Thursday, April 30, 2015 from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm.
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