Full-Service Solutions for the Rail Industry
CH2M HILL provides a full range of planning, design, environmental, civil, systems and vehicle engineering, and program and construction management services to move transit and rail projects from concept to successful completion and operation.
From buses, streetcars, and light rail vehicles, to urban metros, commuter, and high-speed rail systems and freight rail, CH2M HILL brings state-of-the-art technical depth, global perspective, regulatory experience, and world-class delivery expertise.
We understand the critical role that transportation plays in enhancing the quality of life in the communities we serve-when you work with CH2M HILL, you can depend on solutions that are sustainable, safe, and secure.
Civil and track design
CH2M HILL provides engineering and design expertise in geotechnical, structural, industrial, mechanical and electrical systems, vehicle maintenance and vertical facilities, fare collection, train control, trackwork, and traffic engineering.
CH2M HILL is ranked No. 2 in construction management by Engineering News-Record. We coordinate activities between the owner, designer, and contractor to manage the tasks needed for on-time, on-budget project completion.
CH2M HILL is the top-ranked environmental firm by Engineering News-Record. Our work includes major environmental assessments, environmental impact statements, environmental impact reviews, planning studies, and remediation programs for transit projects in the United States and worldwide.
CH2M HILL is the leading firm providing transit performance management support, including strategic and business planning, and asset management services (condition assessment, funding requirements, and decision support tools) to help our clients prioritize critical investments and deliver results.
CH2M HILL is ranked No. 1 in program management by Engineering News-Record. We serve as a single point of responsibility, aligning the efforts of designers, contractors, and third parties to program goals and standards.
Policy and planning
Our industry experts have developed successful planning approaches that integrate decision analysis, alternatives analysis, travel demand forecasting, and feasibility and engineering studies to guide the overall design, construction, and operations processes and ensure a high-quality project for our clients.
CH2M HILL offers owners, developers, and concessionaries a single point of interface for all stages of the asset life cycle for projects procured through privately financed, public-private partnerships, and for projects using alternative financing and procurement methods.
CH2M HILL provides operational support and analysis for metro, light rail, and heavy rail in both the passenger and freight sectors. We provide operational simulation and timetable modeling expertise, as well as operational process analysis and specification for rail routes, stations, junctions, and freight facilities.
CH2M HILL provides design and procurement management services for signaling and train control, communications, and traction power systems, with a strong focus on systems integration and smooth operational transitions.
Safety and security
CH2M HILL supports clients throughout the system safety life cycle by performing hazard analyses, developing system safety program plans, conducting and responding to safety audits, and providing certification support and hazard resolution program implementation.
CH2M HILL provides solutions at the forefront of emerging technology in revenue collection, intelligent transportation systems, and information technology implementation.
Vehicle engineering and procurement
CH2M HILL supports vehicle fleets for high-speed rail, commuter rail, rapid transit, light rail, monorail/automated people movers, and streetcar and bus systems throughout their life cycle. Our capabilities range from concept development, procurement, design, and production, to commissioning, maintenance, and rehabilitation.
About CH2M HILL
Employee-owned CH2M HILL is a global leader in full-service consulting, design, design-build and program management services for the public and private clients. With US$7 billion in revenue and 28,000 employees worldwide, we deliver innovative, practical, sustainable solutions — helping clients develop and manage infrastructure and facilities that improve efficiency, safety and quality of life.
CH2M HILL has long been recognized as an industry-leading program management, constriction management and design firm as ranked by Engineering News-Record and has been named a leader in sustainable engineering and environmental services providers by Verdantix.