Painting Bridges

Any requests to have a UPRR bridge painted must be sent in writing to the appropriate Manager of Industry and Public Projects.

Written request should include the following:

  • City, County, State name, Contact person, Road/Highway/Waterway Name, Railroad Mile Post or Bridge No. (if available)
  • Types of paint, color of proposed paint, and method of painting
  • State specifications for surface preparation, clean up, paint and paint application

If approved, applicant will be required to bear all costs associated with the painting project, including any required UPRR flagging. Applicant also will have to execute UP’s Right of Entry and Indemnity Agreement for Bridge Painting: