Moving California By Rail


California features over 4,800 miles of railroad and 25 different freight railroad operators handling 162 million tons of freight that originates in, terminates in, or moves through the state.*

With over 7.1 million railcars originating in or terminating in California, the need for a comprehensive range of railroad services in Bakersfield, Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay area is significant.

Ponder Environmental offers California’s 25 freight railroad operators the technical expertise, state-of-the-art equipment and the safety protocols necessary to provide standard and on-call emergency services.

Our railroad services team is E-Rail trained and the company is a rated Oil Spill Response Organization (OSRO) for Terrestrial and On‐ Water spills in Response Planning Areas
2, 4, & 5.

*Source: Association of American Railroads, 2017 Data