CEO/Owner Brandon Musser
A graduate of LeTourneau University with degrees in Design Technology, AS and Industrial Management, BS. Brandon began his career with W.T. Byler Co., a leading industrial site construction company based in Houston, Texas. As project manager, Brandon exceled and was promoted to Railroad Division Manager due leadership Knowledge and creative problem-solving abilities in the industrial rail development industry. Among many notable projects, Brandon led the development of the largest privately-owned railcar storage facility in operation, Northeast of Houston in Dayton. Recognizing the need for a dedicated railroad design and industrial development consultancy, Brandon formed Railroad Design & Development, which today is part of Railroad Infrastructure & Terminal Development, LLC (RITD). In 2018 Brandon became the sole owner of RITD and capitalized on his passion, expertise and knowledge.
A respected expert in the industrial freight rail industry, Brandon’s hands on experience as developer, designer and leading Consultant exceeds 25 years. Brandon’s vast project portfolio includes many repeat clients ranging from small aggregate facilities to large, multifaceted industrial rail served complexes. Brandon prioritizes relationship-building to form long lasting partnerships with clients who are seeking to expand or improve their current and future logistic requirements. His excellent working knowledge with commercial development, ensures that each project is specifically tailored to the clients’ unique mission and goals. Brandon’s tenure in the rail industry provides him a unique advantage dealing with the serving Railroad representatives and site development contractors, which provides for clients a smooth transition throughout all stages of the project development lifecycle experience.
"From Concept to Operation... Real Experience... Tested & Proven Performance."
Railroad Infrastructure & Terminal Development, LLC (RITD) works with our clients at every phase of freight railroad project development – from the earliest conceptual brain-storming track ideas to post-construction track inspection. We do this through consulting, design & engineering, project management, and track inspection services that are specifically tailored to the railroad needs of each client. We work closely with our clients and representatives of the serving Railroad, to develop efficient, safe, and maintainable railroad solutions through well-designed railroad infrastructure and operating plans. This allows our clients to confidently develop, expand, or improve their railroad facilities to meet both current and future logistical requirements.
"The best-kept secret in railroading.”
RITD was formed in 2014 to provide consulting, service design, and engineering to clients, investors and engineers interested in developing or expanding all types of rail-served terminals, plants and other facilities. Our company and our name may be relatively new but our officers and directors have over 100 years of combined experience in all phases of industrial railroad logistics, planning, improvements, project development, construction, maintenance, and operation.