Burlington Junction Railway provides truck to rail and rail to truck transload services. Our transload offerings range from providing all logistical support and performing the transload operation to just providing a site for a customer or their contractor to perform all the transload and logistical functions themselves. Our transload sites give anyone access to the North American rail network, even if you are located miles from the nearest railroad track.
Burlington Junction Railway has been in operation since 1985 providing flexible and reliable shipping and receiving services by rail. We handle a wide variety of commodities including: wallboard, lumber, bulk liquids, dry bulk, machinery, steel rebar, specialty oversize shipments, and many more. Let us evaluate your rail shipping needs and help you take advantage of freight rail efficiencies.
We have transload sites in Iowa, Illinois, and Missouri which offer many different capabilities including but not limited to:
- Forklifts ( fork, slip-sheet, roll clamp)
- Outdoor storage
- Indoor storage and warehousing
- Augers and pneumatic transfer
- Crane service
- Mississippi River rail-water transfer
- Portable and fixed ramps for machinery and boxcar transloading