It takes a lot of timely and well-coordinated effort to operate a railway safely and productively. There is infrastructure to be maintained. There is equipment to be repaired and maintained. These activities involve resources and expertise that is often not resident with short line or industrial railways.
The CHTRS is fortunate to have alliances with providers of key railway services that are available to its clients across Canada. Do you need to:
Acquire a locomotive?
Inspect or Maintain a locomotive?
Inspect or Repair freight cars?
Inspect, Repair or replace track?
Design a rail yard?
Understand more about how railways work, and who to talk to about rail service?
The CHTRS is affiliated with the Northern Plains Rail Companies. NPRC has experience operating short line and industrial railways across Canada and the US. See www.nprail.com for further information on their services.