About Us

About Via Rail Engineering

Our staff makeup is unique in that we have a true passion for working in the rail industry.   We assist our clients in the transformation of their ideas and rail shipping needs into safe and efficient railroad operating infrastructure.  Our staff is dedicated to making our client’s project our priority.  We strive to provide premier client service through our continuous communication and project updates.  Our staff is in constant interaction with Industrial Development, Engineering, and Operations managers throughout the Class One railroad companies and Short Line carriers.

As a Team, we manage our client’s projects with personal responsibility and commitment to success.  Via Rail founder, Benedetto “Ben” Guido, has compiled over 40 years of railroading experience.  Ben is a recognized professional and leader with a proven track record.  He continues to mentor Via Rail staff with his broad experience in the development, implementation, and operation of a wide range of railroad infrastructure projects. His dedication to the railroad industry is contagious and is reflected by his team members.

Today, Via Rail is fully committed to building client relationships based on dependability, experience, and responsiveness.  We listen closely to our clients to make sure we completely understand their planning and development needs. During the initial due diligence process, Via Rail staff is trained to assist our clients with the nuances of obtaining railroad service.  We assist in evaluating projected rail car volumes, expansion planning and formulate a process that will ultimately achieve an efficient and safe railroad facility for present and future needs.

Throughout this process, Via Rail provides personal care incorporating trusted and responsible handling of sensitive and confidential projects.  Our mission is to be viewed by our clients and the rail industry as the premier owner’s representative…..We are Via Rail, your proven professionals in the railroad industry!