RailWorks Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1998

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 808


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO

  • Financing Rounds
  • 17

  • Investments
  • 7

RailWorks General Information


Provider of track and transit system construction services intended to serve transit authorities, short-line railroads and rail-served commercial and industrial companies. The company specializes in track construction, electrical systems construction, railroad construction, rehabilitation and maintenance services, ensuring that people and goods continue to move across the United States and Canada.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Construction and Engineering
Other Industries
Corporate Office
  • 5 Penn Plaza
  • 15th Floor
  • New York, NY 10001
  • United States
+1 (866) 000-0000

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RailWorks Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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RailWorks Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Construction and Engineering
New York, NY
808 As of 2021


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Edmonton, Canada
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New York, NY
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RailWorks Competitors (5)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Universal Rail Systems Private Equity-Backed Edmonton, Canada 0000 000000000000
Skanska USA Corporation New York, NY 0000
Delta Railroad Services Corporate Backed or Acquired Ashtabula, OH 00 000000&0
Skanska UK Corporation Watford, United Kingdom 0000
Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corporate Backed or Acquired Fort Worth, TX 00000 000.00 000000000 000.00
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RailWorks Patents

RailWorks Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-11238212-B1 Systems and methods for generating maintenance data Active 07-Feb-2017 000000000 00

RailWorks Executive Team (13)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Kevin Riddett President & Chief Executive Officer
Veronica Lubatkin Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
Jason Lauffer Chief Strategy Officer
Bob Cummings Vice President & Chief Information Officer
John August Executive Vice President
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RailWorks Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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RailWorks Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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RailWorks Investments & Acquisitions (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
H&H Engineering Construction 23-Aug-2022 0000000000 Construction and Engineering 00000 000
Progress Rail Services (Rail Welding Services Division) 14-Jan-2022 0000000000 Rail 00000 000
North American Railway Steel Tie Corporation 26-Sep-2018 0000000000 Infrastructure 00000 000
RailWorks Maintenance of Way 09-Apr-2012 0000000000 Other Commercial Services
PNR Coyle 21-Apr-2008 Buyout/LBO Construction and Engineering 00000 000
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RailWorks Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
North American Railway Steel Tie Corporation Infrastructure Midlothian, TX 0000
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RailWorks Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
FCM Rail 29-Jan-1999 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 000000000
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RailWorks FAQs

  • When was RailWorks founded?

    RailWorks was founded in 1998.

  • Who is the CEO of RailWorks?

    Kevin Riddett is the CEO of RailWorks.

  • Where is RailWorks headquartered?

    RailWorks is headquartered in New York, NY.

  • What is the size of RailWorks?

    RailWorks has 808 total employees.

  • What industry is RailWorks in?

    RailWorks’s primary industry is Construction and Engineering.

  • Is RailWorks a private or public company?

    RailWorks is a Private company.

  • What is RailWorks’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for RailWorks is 00000.

  • How much funding has RailWorks raised over time?

    RailWorks has raised $385M.

  • Who are RailWorks’s investors?

    Bernhard Capital Partners has invested in RailWorks.

  • Who are RailWorks’s competitors?

    Universal Rail Systems, Skanska USA, Delta Railroad Services, Skanska UK, and Burlington Northern Santa Fe are competitors of RailWorks.

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