California Northern Railroad

California Northern Railroad

Overview

The California Northern Railroad (CFNR) encompasses 261 miles of track operating in California. The CFNR interchanges with NVRR, NWPRR, and UP.

The CFNR major commodities are all food related, being tomato products, olives, rice, cheese, frozen foods, beer, wine and wheat with some stone, petroleum products, and chemicals.

The CFNR customers are served daily and enjoy scheduled service.

The CFNR also features a locomotive shop for routine inspections and maintenance.

More
Industrial Development
Transload Locations
Current Line
Other G&W railroads
Trackage Rights
Interstate lines with open access

Contact Information

Emergency Phone Number
(800) 800-2203

California Northern Railroad
1801 Hanover Drive, Suite D
Davis, CA 95616
Phone: (530) 753-7826
Fax: (530) 753-2517

Customer Service:
Phone: (
855) 665-3306, X. 2367
cfnr-cs@gwrr.com

Billing Disputes or Questions:
cfnr-billing@gwrr.com



 

General Manager:
Brian Simpson

Phone: (530) 753-7826
Cell: (530) 601-1404


 

Manager, Sales & Marketing:
Jeff Golian
Phone: (530) 219-9063

Fuel Surcharges

Real Estate

Right of Entry and Accessing Property

Access G&W property for digging, surveys, drilling, soil sampling and monitoring. Permissions and right of entry permits are required before entering railroad property.

Procedures and Application

Utility Occupancies - Pipelines

Pipelines that go over, under and on railroad property may include natural gas, petroleum, water and sewer.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Utility Occupancies - Wirelines

Wire lines and cable crossings that go over, under and on railroad property may include coaxial cables, copper telephone wires, electrical distribution and transmisison lines.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Utility Occupancies - Fiber Optic

Fiber optic wire lines and cable crossings that go over, under and on railroad property.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Grade Crossings

Public and Private road crossings over G&W tracks.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Track Leases

Lease G&W or industry-owned track for railcar service and/or storage.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Land Leases

Lease G&W land parcels.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Land Leases for Signs

Lease G&W land parcels for the installation of signs.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Insurance Requirements

When working within the railroad right of way or for personal use of grade crossings applicants are required to obtain and provide proof of Railroad Protective Liability Insurance.

Insurance Requirements

Real Estate Manager

Buck Workman Manager - Real Estate
Real Estate Department
Genesee & Wyoming Railroad Services, Inc.
13901 Sutton Park Dr., S., Suite 160
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Phone: (904) 999-3999
Email: buck.workman@gwrr.com