We provide specialized professional logistics and design solutions.

The Right Tools. The Right Solution.

We approach each logistical challenge with open eyes, asking the right questions to drive to the root causes of an issue.



We specialize in developing and implementing logistic solutions across all transportation modes.

The Right People

We deliver improvements to fully integrate your supply chains.


We marry operational requirements, budgets and timelines to design highly effective solutions.

Efficient Solutions

We integrate operational and material handling requirements into our designs, creating less obvious, but more effective, solutions.


We can complement your expertise or provide full program management for your projects.

Supply Chain Savings

Our team has deep knowledge and experience in rail, trucking, warehousing and material handling that is combined with our expertise in engineering.

Meet Our Leadership

David M. Thomson, P.E.
David M. Thomson, P.E.President
Dave is a project executive and entrepreneur with more than 30 years of experience providing project management for highway, freight and passenger rail transportation initiatives, design and construction of rail transload and intermodal facilities, multi-year rail and highway capacity expansion plans, and the financial and operational reorganization of transportation, engineering and construction companies.
Richard E. Stroot
Richard E. StrootVP Business Development
Rich has worked over 30 years in the railroad and port industries. He started his career in operations in 1980, working with the Missouri Pacific and BN railroads, before transitioning to the role of Director, Network Analysis and then AVP, Coal Planning for CSX. He joined Mr. Thomson in forming ERS and continues to advise the Port of Corpus Christi on coal and grain exports and oil/gas field services and rail strategies.

We Thrive On Our Expertise, Integrity & Unique Skill Set.

To meet the needs of the rail industry, Engineered Rail Solutions provides a variety of offerings to help our clients become better rail transportation users.

We Are Experts

Our team has a deep understanding in all aspects of transportation logistics and operations.

We Are Noble

Our team takes pride in our work and thrive on solving problems to help our clients prosper.

We Are Skilled

We know how to ask the right questions to make sure our custom solutions are state-of-the-art.

Merging Logistics and Engineering to Produce Rail Centric Solutions

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