History

Rick Franklin Corporation (RFC) is an Oregon corporation, chartered in 1978. RFC's activities consist of heavy equipment construction, equipment hauling, railroad work, and environmental services to industries located throughout the Pacific Northwest.

RFC's capabilities include land clearing, excavation in a wide range of sites and subsurface conditions, demolition, grading, road construction, drainage systems, for-hire heavy equipment transport. RFC also offers a full range of environmental services. Rick Franklin Corporation is not an engineering firm; however, our close relationship with Professional Engineers such as Brian Vandetta (PE#51041) equip us to tackle a wide range of construction challenges.

Rick Franklin Corporation has over 20 years experience in all areas of handling railroad derailments, rerailing, and related services. As a full-service contractor we are able and equipped to handle all of your derailment requirements and needs.

Our satisfied clients include Union Pacific, Southern Pacific, Burlington Northern, Portland & Western, Albany & Eastern and Central Oregon and Pacific railroad companies.

  • Rick Franklin Corporation (RFC) is an Oregon corporation, chartered in 1978.
  • Rick Franklin Corporation designs and constructs heavy-duty bridges made from flat-bed railroad cars, the ultimate in recycling and reusing.
  • RFC’s large and modern fleet of heavy and light hauling equipment enables us to offer contract hauling on a regular schedule or by the job.