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Maryland awards track maintenance contract to RailWorks

The contract includes options for two one-year extensions.
Photo – MDOT MTA's Facebook


The Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Transit Administration (MDOT MTA) has awarded a three-year contract to RailWorks Corp. to provide track and maintenance services for the Metro SubwayLink and Light RailLink divisions, the company announced yesterday.

RailWorks' track services subsidiary will perform all minor, major and preventive track maintenance, as well as emergency response services on the 77 miles of Metro SubwayLink and Light RailLink track within the state's system.

The contract includes options for two one-year extensions, RailWorks officials said in a press release.

MDOT MTA's network includes ballasted track, grade shared right-of-way track, nearly 50 stations, 43 grade crossings and about 130 mainline switches.

A financial value of the contract was not released.