Texas Gonzales and Northern Railway

Texas Gonzales & Northern Railway

Texas Gonzales and Northern Railway (TXGN) provides rail transport, storage and operations for companies in Texas’ central heartland. Located midway between Gonzales and Harwood off U.S. I-10, TXGN owns and/or manages 13 miles of main track between Harwood and Gonzales, and approximately 50 miles of storage and loop track. TXGN interchanges with the Union Pacific Railroad and handles several thousand rail cars carrying energy-related products, grain and animal feed meals, clay/bentonite, and raw and finished heavy metal products.

TXGN At-A-Glance

SIZE 50 miles total owned track
CLASS 1 CONNECTIONS Union Pacific (UP)
MARKET ACCESS Interstate Hwy 10, FM 794 (Harwood Rd)
DEVELOPABLE LAND 50 acres raw land inside TXGN loop, 30 acres outside loop + more (call for info)
3PL Warehousing, Railcar Cleaning, Transload, Distribution, Crossdock

Benefits of Short Line Railroads

  • Provide quality and timely service
  • Drive economic development and create new jobs in local communities
  • Pay property and franchise taxes to support local schools, roads, etc.
  • Act as an agent between the companies and Class 1 railroads
  • Support civic projects, public events and charities

TXGN’s operations include the Eagle Ford Logistics Center, a 400+ acre warehousing, and service compound providing:

  • Transload operations
  • Product and railcar storage and lay down space
  • Railcar cleaning and repair
  • Railcar switching
  • State-certified weight scale
  • Easy truck access to Interstate 10
  • The loop measures approximately 10,500 ft.
  • Tenant sites available for warehousing and commercial development

GALLERY

TXGN
railcar repair

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