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Bridging America: Maintaining Our Rail Bridges


Maintaining America’s 140,000-mile rail network–and its approximately 100,000 bridges–is a top priority for the freight rail industry. In 2011, railroads invested $600 million in bridge maintenance to ensure freight is safely and efficiently transported across the country. Hear BNSF’s Stephanie Swanson and TTCI’s Duane Otter discuss the measures railroads take to ensure the nation’s rail bridges continue to deliver for America.