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Florida link boosts Railex

Railex, the dedicated train service for moving produce and other perishables coast to coast, has chosen Jacksonville, Fla., for its new southeastern distribution center.”Our hope is to create an I-95 corridor lane to connect Jacksonville to Rotterdam,” said Paul Esposito, senior vice president at Railex. The company’s northeast distribution center is at the Rotterdam Industrial […]

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Railex opens $20 million Wallula wine distribution center

Wine from 14 Hands and Columbia Crest was poured Thursday to celebrate the new warehouse and distribution center near Wallula that will help those Washington vintages reach nationwide customers.More than 100 people gathered at Railex’s $20 million Railex Wine Services center to mark its grand opening.The center is the size of 11 football fields and […]

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Railex produce business is booming

Business is rolling along for Railex LLC, the Rotterdam, N.Y.-based company that, in partnership with the Union Pacific Railroad and CSX Transportation, transports produce from the West Coast to the East Coast in 64-foot refrigerated railcars with enhanced insulation, energy-efficient cooling systems and GPS monitoring for proper temperature control. The unit trains carry a wide […]

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Rail Intermodal: Where Rail Meets Road

The U.S. railroad has always been measured by time. At the outset, it was a uniform system to mediate time differences across the United States, and build reliability into an erratic and rapidly expanding rail network. Railroad time remains a lasting standard. By the time the Staggers Rail Act of 1980 rolled around a century […]

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