Project Highlight: American Silica

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Kelly-Hill recently completed third new loop track at the American Silica facility in Black Rock, Arkansas. 8,600 feet of track, including six No. 11 turnouts were installed. Last year we constructed 13,854 track foot for a double loop track and two crossovers with two BNSF main line turnouts at this facility. There was a total… Read more »

Silver Level Safe Contractor of the Year Award

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We are proud to announce that we have been awarded the Silver Level Safety Contractor of the Year 2017 Award by the National Railroad Construction and Maintenance Association.   Kelly-Hill Company operates with the highest possible safety standards and practices by implementing Toolbox Topics in weekly meetings and having safety training requirements for all employees…. Read more »

Client Testimonial: Golden Triangle Energy

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  Kelly-Hill Company recently performed inspection and maintenance services for Golden Triangle Energy after a partial derail incident. Charlie Martin of Golden Triangle Energy was kind enough to provide client testimonial of our services.   “After a recent snow/ice storm at GTE we had a loaded car partially derail during a tank car move across… Read more »

Safety Training at Kelly-Hill Company

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Kelly-Hill Company hosted safety training with KCP&L and the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) on Thursday, December 28. Safety is always at top of mind for our employees in everything we do. This is why we start each day with a safety briefing, participate in industry safety training, and host special safety trainings like this one…. Read more »

Kelly-Hill Company Safety

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Since 1955, Kelly-Hill Company has been committed to the best safety practices and standards. Annually, Kelly-Hill dedicates a minimum of two days of safety training for all workers as part of our company-generated training program. In 2017, we welcomed training instructors from the Federal Railroad Administration, Kansas City Power and Light, and the Midwest Builders… Read more »

Veterans Day

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The Kelly-Hill Company family would like to thank all of our Nation’s veterans this Veterans Day. We are proud to employ service members Larry Case and Roy Schademann and are grateful for their service. From 1918 to 1954, Veterans Day was celebrated as Armistice Day, marking the end of World War I. In 1954 a… Read more »

Project Highlight: Black Rock, AR

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Back in January, Kelly-Hill Company completed construction of a 13,854 track foot loop track for the American Silica production facility in Black Rock, Arkansas. We have started construction on the facility’s second loop track. We will be constructing approximately 8,600 track feet with six No. 11 turnouts, relocating one existing turnout and 400 track feet… Read more »

Project Highlight: Midwest Farmers Coop

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Kelly-Hill Company attended an open house for the rail shuttle facility at Midwest Farmers Coop’s facility in Syracuse, NE last week. The facility is highly automated (one of only two in Nebraska) and is able to load rail cars at 60,000 to 80,000 bushels of corn per hour. Kelly-Hill Company constructed the 11,550 feet of… Read more »