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Class I Railroads

  • TCS has been working with Class 1 freight railroads.
  • TCS provides instructors to augment training in all 3 railroad disciplines:
    conductor/trainmen, engineer and remote control locomotive engineer.
  • TCS’ ongoing relationship with all railroads provides OJT trainers and classroom instructors to supplement their in-house workforce
  • TCS provides DSLE’s and other managers to major Class I’s and shortlines.

Union Pacific Railroad


Kansas City Southern Lines

Kansas City Southern Lines

  • TCS had an on site relationship enhancing the program with Kansas City Southern Lines
  • TCS rejuvenated the entire KCS training program for FRA compliance
  • We redesigned their training program
  • After TCS intervention, their numbers of accidents went down significantly
  • TCS taught KCS’ Mexican affiliates an introduction to railroading
  • TCS made videos for KCS regarding Fuel Conservation, Train Handling, Air Brakes, Operating Rules
  • We also made vast recommendations to improve their locomotive engineer training and certification
  • TCS put KCS in 100% compliance with all aspects of 49 CFR Part 240
  • TCS Worked on site for 2 years changing the locomotive engineer training and certification programs for KCS

    Press Release: McDonnell, Greg. “An all-EMD bastion falls as KCS gets its first GE’s,” TRAINS. February 2000, pages 26 – 27.

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Canadian Pacific Railway

Canadian Pacific Railway

  • TCS has done extensive consulting with SOO Line\CP Rail
  • TCS augmented the staffing levels and locomotive engineer pools during personnel shortages
  • TCS has recruited permanent management staff

Canadian Pacific Railway


 

Canadian National

 

Canadian National

  • TCS is working with CN now to get locomotive engineer trainers qualified over their track and comply with all of their requirements for the GO Transit operation

Canadian National


California Northern Railroad

  • TCS has had much history with the California Northern Railroad Co.
  • TCS offered turn-key startup for California Northern
  • Took applications and performed initial screenings which included
    Drug/Alcohol Testing, Hearing and Visual, and Background Checks
  • Obtained Service Records and performed all classroom training
  • Performed all OJT
  • Administered certification
  • Trained, Certified, and Qualified
  • Got the students working, and they are still working to this day

California Northern Railroad


Puget Sound & Pacific Railroad Co.

Puget Sound & Pacific Railroad Co.

  • TCS offered turn-key startup for Puget Sound & Pacific
  • Took applications and performed initial screenings which included
    Drug/Alcohol Testing, Hearing and Visual, and Background Checks
  • Obtained Service Records and performed all classroom training
  • Performed all OJT and administered certification
  • Trained, Certified, and Qualified
  • Got the students working, and they are still working to this day


Puget Sound & Pacific Railroad Co.


New Orleans Public Belt

New Orleans Public Belt

  • TCS had a 10 year+ relationship with New Orleans Public Belt
  • TCS managed NOPB’s Engineer Training and Certification
  • CFR 49 Part 240 Qualification and Certification of Locomotive Engineers
  • Perfect audit compliance; 100%
  • TCS implemented engineer certification programs and instructors
    for initial locomotive engineer promotion.


New Orleans Public Belt


Genesee & Wyoming

Genesee & Wyoming

  • TCS offered turn-key startup for Genesee & Wyoming Short line
  • Took applications and performed initial screenings which included
    Drug/Alcohol Testing, Hearing and Visual, and Background Checks
  • Obtained Service Records and performed all classroom training
  • Performed all OJT and administered certification
  • Trained, Certified, and Qualified
  • Got the students working, and they are still working to this day

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Wisconsin Central Railway

Wisconsin Central Railway

  • TCS augmented the staffing levels and locomotive engineer
    pools during personnel shortages
  • TCS consulted with Wisconsin Central railroads to fulfill their needs

Wisconsin Central Railway



Nebraska Central Railroad Company

 

Nebraska Central Railroad Company

  • TCS has provided Dispatchers to Nebraska Central Railroad
  • TCS’ sister company, Rail Temps, Inc. has provided operators to NCRC for years

Nebraska Central Railroad Company


New York & Atlantic Railway

New York & Atlantic Railway

  • TCS started the New York & Atlantic Railway for Anacostia & Pacific Holdings
    when they wanted to acquire other railroads
  • TCS offered turn-key startup for New York & Atlantic
  • Took applications and performed initial screenings which included Drug/Alcohol Testing, Hearing and Visual, and Background Checks
  • Obtained Service Records and performed all classroom training
  • Performed all OJT and administered certification
  • Trained, Certified, and Qualified


New York & Atlantic Railway


Railroad Clients

Adrian & Blissfield
Alaska Railroad
Anacostia Holdings
Appanoose County Community Railroad
Applied Materials Corporation
Arizona California Railroad
Bad Water Line
Belt Railway Company of Chicago
BHP Billiton
Big West Oil
Brownsville & Rio Grande Railroad
Caliber Auto Transport
California Northern Railroad
Canadian National Railway
Canadian Pacific Railway
Cargill
Carolina Piedmont Railroad
Central Illinois Railroad
Central Railroad Company of Indiana
Central Railroad Company of Indianapolis
Chicago, Fort Wayne & Eastern Railway
Chicago West Pullman Transportation
Colorado & Wyoming Railway
ConAgra Food Groups
Connecticut Southern Railway
CP Rail System
Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad
Frontier Rail
Gateway Eastern Railway
Gateway Western Railway
Gavilon
Genesee & Wyoming Railway
Grand Trunk Western Railroad
Granite Rock
Guardian Energy Corp
H & M International Transportation
Honeywell
Illinois Central Railroad
Illinois & Midland Railway Company
Illinois Railnet
Indiana and Ohio Railroad
Indiana Railroad
Indiana Southern Railroad
Iowa Northern Railway Company
Kansas City Southern Lines
Kettle Falls International Railway
Klamath Northern
Landmark Services Cooperative
Lehigh Hanson Heidelberg Cement
Los Angeles Junction Railway Company
Louisiana & Delta Railroad
McElhaney Cattle Company
Meridian Southern Railway
Mexico Railroad Privatization (FERROMEX)
Mexico Railroad Privatization (TFM)
Minnesota Commercial
National Switching Service
Nebkota Railroad
Nebraska Central Railroad Company
New England Central Railroad
New Orleans Public Belt Railroad

New Orleans Gulf Coast Railroad
New York & Atlantic Railway
Northern Lines Railroad
Northern Plains Railroad
Omnitrax
Pacific Harbor Line
Panhandle Northern Railroad
Parsons Transportation Group
Pattison Sand
Permian Basin Railways
Pine Belt Southern Railway
Portland & Western Railway
Port of Palm Beach
Port of Lake Charles
ProgressRail
Puget Sound & Pacific Railroad
Rail America
Rail Unlimited
San Joaquin Valley Railroad
Sand Springs Railway Company
Sequatchie Valley Railroad Company
SGS Petroleum Service
SNC Solutions
Soo Line Railroad Company
Southern Alabama Railroad Company
St. Lawrence & Atlantic Railroad
States Rail
Tazewell & Peoria Railroad
Timber Rock Railway / Watco
Texas City Terminal Railroad
Texas Industries
Texas Utilities
Twin Cities & Western RR
Union Pacific Railroad
Walking Horse & Eastern Railroad
W.B. Johnston Grain Company
White Pass & Yukon Railroad
Wichita Terminal Association
Winamac Southern Railway Company
Wisconsin & Southern Railway
Wisconsin Central
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