Switch/Crossing Installation

Rick Franklin Corporation can take care of your switch and crossing installation needs quickly, easily, and affordably. We have the equipment and expertise to get the job done right – with minimal disruption to your railroad operation. Let us handle everything from removing old panels to grading the surface for new ones – so you can focus on your business. 

Track Construction and Repair

Want to keep your trains running on schedule? Then you need RFC’s Track Construction and Repair services. We’ll plan, design, and construct your track – ensuring that your trains run smoothly, on time, and with minimal delays. So whether you need a new spur line or maintenance on your entire rail system, we’ve got you covered. Contact RFC today and let us keep your trains on track!

Traction Motors

If you’re looking for a top-quality traction motor, the Rick Franklin Corporation is the place to go. We specialize in installing both traction motors and idler wheels for Class 1 railroads, and our team is passionate about what we do. We’re also the first company in the Pacific Northwest to use a specialized traction motor installation cart, which ensures a perfect fit every time. When you choose us for your traction motor needs, you can rest assured that you’re getting the best of the best.

Load Shifts and Adjustments

When your company needs to make a quick, safe, and cost-effective change to its railcar payload, turn to RFC. We have the specialized equipment and highly trained personnel necessary to get the job done quickly and efficiently. We can accommodate your needs, whether you need a load transfer, shift, or transload service.

Track Inspections

Looking for a track inspection program that offers both quality and value? Look no further than RFC’s annual track and switch inspection program! Our experienced professionals will thoroughly inspect your tracks and switches, ensuring that they’re in good working condition. Plus, our competitive pricing makes our program a great choice for small rail lines and industrial yard lines.