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RE: Question regarding Railroad Bridge Design

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Generally, public projects are coordinated on a system basis by Cliff
Shoemaker (402-271-4357) with UPRR in Omaha, and by Marv Nelson
(913-551-4024) with BNSF in Kansas City. 

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Windows/admin/polhemwl  On Behalf Of Bill Polhemus
> Sent:	Wednesday, October 28, 1998 7:53 AM
> To:	'seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org'
> Subject:	RE: Question regarding Railroad Bridge Design
> 
> Do you have any contact information?
> 
> Thanks.
> 
> 	-----Original Message-----
> 	From:	Gerald Dorn [SMTP:GDORN(--nospam--at)HNTB.com]
> 	Sent:	Wednesday, October 28, 1998 9:37 AM
> 	To:	'seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org'
> 	Subject:	RE: Question regarding Railroad Bridge Design
> 
> 	Yes, the major rail carriers (UPRR and BNSF) will review design and
> 	construction of any bridge before they will operate on the track.
> 	Therefore, it is best to get them involved early so that there will
> not be
> 	problems at the end.  They typically assign an engineer from the
> bridge
> 	section to provide review and feedback during design and
> construction.  They
> 	will also provide a final inspection before they operate on the
> tracks.  
>