FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 14, 2022 Grenada Railroad is thrilled to announce that it has received its 286,000-pound gross weight on rail (GWR) certification. This is the culmination of many multi-million-dollar construction and rehabilitation projects over the course of three years. Grenada Railroad (GRYR) began its overhaul shortly after it was acquired by RailUSA in 2018. […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, FLORIDA, January 18, 2021 – Tallahassee, FL based Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad (FGA) welcomes the newest customer to the family. Strategic Transload Services of Florida Panhandle, LLC (STS) began operations in DeFuniak Springs, FL in early January 2021. STS’s new facility is an ethanol transload; they receive railcars loaded […]
For Immediate Release November 2, 2020 Tallahassee, Florida – Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad, LLC (FGA) recently completed the construction of a new rail bridge in Marianna, FL. Through a partnership with the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) and with the support of the City of Marianna, the railroad replaced the Borden Street rail bridge. […]
Jay Carter, a 30-year industry veteran, promoted to General Manager of Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad
RailUSA is pleased to announce the promotion of Jay Carter to General Manager of their Tallahassee-based Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad (FGA). In this role, Jay will oversee all daily and long-term operations planning and execution for the line, which includes transportation planning, track and equipment maintenance, and capital projects. Jay will also participate in […]
RailUSA, LLC, an independent freight railroad and rail services holding company, has named Barbara Wilson, a 26-year veteran of the railroad industry, President and Chief Financial Officer, overseeing all commercial, operational and financial functions.