Buried and/or Aerial Crossing Information Form


  1. Exact name of owner of utility.












  2. If yes, we need a letter from you stating that if you are unsuccessful in getting an agreement for this crossing, you will initiate condemnation proceedings.







  3. Select one and indicate number found on structure.






  4. Carrier Casing
    Inside Diameter
    Mill Pressure CSI
    Wall Thickness
    Type of Seam
    Laying Lengths
    Kind of Joints
    Total Length on Railroad Right-of-Way
















    Undertrack crossings to be constructed in accordance with current specifications as designed by the American Railway Engineers Association (AREA).






  5. You will need to provide a copy of permission to attach to poles belonging to an entity other than yourself.

    Aerial crossing to be constructed in accordance with current specifications as designated by the Joint Engineering Committee of the Association of American Railroads (RRA) and the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), and, the specifications of the National Electrical Safety Code (NESC), Part 2, Safety Rules for the Installation and Maintenance of Electric Supply and Communication Lines.


  6. You will need to provide Cross Sectional and Topographical Drawings at proposed crossing location showing: track, pipe, ditches, slope from property line to property line, vent locations, conduit, depth of pipe or clearance above top of rail, distance from nearest Railroad structure.

By signing this Application, I acknowledge that I have examined and will conform to the specifications as designated by the AREA, AAR, EEI, or NESC, whichever is applicable.