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Mike R. Baker, PE
Director of Rail Services
MBA, University of Houston, Bachelor of Science,

Mike Baker manages the firm's Rail Services Division with responsibility for operations, project management and business development. He has over 35 years of diverse railroad experience including three years of railroad research with the Texas Transportation Institute; 13 years of Class I railroad engineering operations, construction, and maintenance management; and over 19 years of railroad consulting and construction. He has significant experience in railroad engineering, track maintenance, track construction, railroad operations and planning, leadership, and fiscal management. Mr. Baker's expertise has been a contributing factor to the development of many successful turn-key solutions for railway projects. His projects include work with major railroads such as UPRR, BNSF and Kansas City Southern, as well as numerous rail districts, transit authorities, and port terminal railroad associations. His railroad experience also includes international projects located in Panama, Australia, Jamaica, Guinea, and Canada.