Midwest Mole has been providing safe and cost-effective solutions for railway drainage installations for more than 30 years. From repairing or replacing existing drainage structures to installing new storm water systems, Midwest Mole understands the importance of keeping disruptions of rail traffic to a minimum to ensure railways remain efficient, safe and effective. With an unmatched fleet of equipment to perform all facets of railway drainage construction. Midwest Mole also can oversee installations by others (railroad forces or outside parties) to confirm best practices are being followed to protect systems and ensure safety.

Railroad Services

  • Trenchless installations of new storm water systems or replacement of existing drainage structures.
  • Rehabilitation of existing drainage structures and storm water systems
  • Open Cut installations of storm water systems
  • Pot Holing of utilities along railroad right of way
    • Using our own hydro-excavation trucks and our portable hydro-excavation unit
  • Construction Management of railroad system gangs
    • We have been performing this operation for over six years for a class 1 railroad managing their jack and bore system gangs.
      • Coordination of materials & equipment
      • Providing all equipment needs
      • Coordination of gaining access agreements along the track
      • Coordination of moving all equipment from site to site
      • Overseeing that all installations are done correctly, safely and as efficiently as possible.
      • Constructability review of trenchless projects
        • Assist with determination of what trenchless methods are feasible for a location
        • Assist with how sites will be accessed and what areas will be impacted by disturbance
        • Providing budgetary numbers for installations