Escalation Consultants has been Reducing and Controlling Rail Expenses for over 30 years!

Escalation Consultants increases your ability to reduce rail expenses and increase market share


Providing Solutions that Work to Control the Cost of Rail Freight.

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Rail Rate Checker

Identify opportunities to cut costs that are going unnoticed.

What RRC can do for you


The Optimized Rail Bid Evaluation (ORBE) Program Reduces your rail spend by 5% to 20%.

The Benefits of ORBE

Upcoming Seminars & Events

Next Seminar: April 1-2, 2014

These are the most widely attended and recommended negotiation seminars for the rail industry. The seminar "Actions Management Can Take In Controlling Rail Expenses" has been attended by hundreds of companies from virtually every industry that ships products by rail.

Countless companies have used this program to reduce rail expenses and change how they negotiate with railroads. This is a comprehensive program that goes well beyond the overall process of improving negotiations with railroads. At the seminar you are given access to information on your railroads and the rates you compete against in the marketplace.

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About Escalation Consultants

Escalation Consultants was founded in 1979 and has been helping shippers reduce and control rail expenses for more than 30 years. Escalation Consultants' message is a simple one: the price you pay under a rail contract should not occur by chance.

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