Saratoga Railroad Engineering PC

SARATOGA RAILROAD ENGINEERING PC is a railroad engineering company that specializes in railway signals and operations planning, training, and assisting railroads with grade crossing and wayside signal issues.

Our primary engineer is Scott L. Wertans who is a licensed professional engineer in TX, OH, VT, NY, PA, OH, MA, CA, PA, and FL. With years experience working for Class 1 Railroad Conrail, NJ Transit and various consulting companies doing signal construction, maintenance, training, planning, capital budgeting, design, project management, maintenance budgeting, and emergency services.

We are maintaining railroad crossing warning signals for some railroads, and continue to do PE crossing inspections as requested by all of the railroads. We do assist railroads in finding funding for all sorts of projects and help them manage and inspect the work that is funded. We work with state agencies to assist them with railroad projects.

We are members of the American Railway Engineering Association (AREMA),Committee 36 Grade Crossings, Committee 39 PTC, and the National Society of Professional Engineers.

Railroad Engineering Services

Grade Crossing Warning Signals:

  • Signal Design
  • PE Stamp on Plans (NY, MA, NJ, VT, PA, FL, OH)
  • NY State PE Certifications
  • Crossing Inspections
  • Quiet Zone Grade Crossings
  • Cost Estimates
  • Bid Packages / Project Management
  • Plan / Specification Reviews
  • Circuit Plan Review

Wayside Signals:

  • Road Diagram & Concept Designs
  • Interlocking Layouts
  • End Of Siding Designs
  • Wayside Switch Indicators
  • Cost Estimates
  • Plan / Specification Reviews

Training & Inspection of Existing Facilities:

  • Installation & cut in Support
  • Service Testing
  • Training classes FRA testing & inspection
  • High Speed Rail Studies & Operations Planning


  • High Speed Rail Studies & Operations Planning

Sample Client List:

  • CSX
  • Norfolk Southern
  • Canadian Pacific
  • Vermont Railway
  • Finger Lakes Railway
  • Livonia Avon Railway & Lakeville Railroad Family
  • MBTA
  • New Jersey Transit
  • Tourist Railroads
  • Amtrak
Switching Rail Tracks Railroad Planning Diagrams Train Crossing Railroad Operations Planning