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CN Chauvin to Artland Siding

The Project

A&B Rail Services was hired by CN Rail to construct new siding for the existing track from Chauvin, Alberta to Artland, Saskatchewan.



  • 39,900 track feet of wood tie track constructed
  • 1 #12 mainline turnout installed
  • 2 #20 mainline turnouts installed
  • 23,200 tonnes of railway ballast distributed
  • 9 road crossings installed
  • 173 thermite welds
  • 21,400 track feet of rail relay track constructed
  • 5,040 wood ties replaced


The Result

A satisfied client and another quality project completed. For CN Rail this means confidence in the state of their track and no disruptions to their regular service. For A&B Rail Services, it means another satisfied customer in our 50-year journey to become Canada’s largest, most-experienced, and most sought-after rail services company.