History is at risk of fading away

Our mission is to save it for the next generation.

For over 20 years, railroad contractor Next Generation Rail Services has provided dedicated restoration, preservation and operations services for railroad preservation and steam locomotive repair efforts throughout the country. Our academic approach, respect for the best standards and practices, and passion for our industrial heritage inform every decision we make.

Whether an initial inspection, display stabilization, development of a mechanical or operational training program or a complete restoration, Next Generation Rail Services can handle any task for your community, tourist railroad, museum or project.

Jason Sobczynski,
Next Generation Rail Services

HISTORIC PRESERVATION

We’re experienced in preserving, rehabilitating and restoring passenger cars, steam and diesel locomotives, historic structures, turntables and much more.

STEAM LOCOMOTIVE REPAIR

Our experience in running gear, tramming, boilermaking, pipefitting, engineering, machining, welding, fabrication and training has powered over a dozen steam locomotives on variety of museums and across mainlines everywhere.

EQUIPMENT RELOCATION

We’re experienced in preserving, rehabilitating and restoring passenger cars, steam and diesel locomotives, historic structures, turntables and much more.

REMEDIATION COORDINATION

Our experience in running gear, tramming, boilermaking, pipefitting, engineering, machining, welding, fabrication and training has powered over a dozen steam locomotives on variety of museums and across mainlines everywhere.

CLIENT LIST

Southeastern Railway Museum, Duluth, Georgia
Henry Ford/Greenfield Village, Dearborn, Michigan
Coastal Heritage Society Preservation
Kershaw Manufacturing
Kettle Moraine Scenic Railroad
Skagway, Arkansas
City of Gainesville, Georgia
Grand Canyon Railway
Midcontinent Railway
New Hope & Ivyland
Steamtown National Historic Site
Tennessee Valley Railroad
Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society
Midwest Railway Preservation Society
Nashville Steam
Kentucky Steam Heritage Corp.

10 hours ago
Photos from That Steam Guy's post

With all of the hype about the Union Pacific Railroad Big Boy, the debut of another locomotive was largely overlooked.

I give you, the "Littlest Boy"! This locomotive, the J&L Narrow Gauge ... See more

4 days ago
Union Pacific Railroad

This, THIS is corporate PR!

Union Pacific Railroad raising the bar!

Union Pacific's newly restored steam locomotive Big Boy #UP4014 traveled to Ogden to mark the 150th anniversary of the transcontinental railroad's completion on May 9, 2019.

1 week ago

In Cumberland today working on Project 1309.

1 week ago

A tour of the Nevada State Railroad Museum, Carson City with Supervisor of Restorations, Christopher De Witt

1 week ago

From the Nevada State Railroad Museum, Carson City, a look around V&T 22 "Inyo"

1 week ago

Some clipping along pacing footage of 4014!

A big thanks to the Union Pacific Railroad, their steam team, and to video contributor Jason J. Hill.

#Done

1 week ago

What's that? You said you wanted to HEAR the Big Boy?

The Union Pacific Railroad delivers!

1 week ago

Given the time period, form was just as important as function! Lots of brass to polish...

1 week ago

Today we roll back the clock... To 1875! Three Baldwins in steam today at the Nevada State Railroad Museum, Carson City! I'm on V&T 22, "Inyo", star of at least a dozen films and television shows- ... See more

1 week ago

Not only is not green anymore but....

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