Ducci has vast experience in the area of performing work on operational railroads. We have the expertise and equipment to completely replace all existing overhead catenary work. Work performed during defined track outages includes the following installations:

  • Caisson foundations including rebar and anchor bolts, and placement of concrete
  • Overhead feeders
  • Drop tubes
  • New overhead catenary (including messenger and contact wire, hangers, section insulators, balance weight assemblies, and manual and motor operated disconnect switches)
  • Trusses, poles, and pole extensions
  • Removal of existing overhead catenary wire
  • Snow melting unit substations, control houses, and motor operated disconnect switches
  • Signal and communication cabling
  • Fiber optic cable system and associated aerial duct
  • Removal of existing signal and communication cable system from catenary poles