Carolina Piedmont Railroad

Carolina Piedmont Railroad

Overview

The Carolina Piedmont Railroad (CPDR) is located in Western South Carolina and interchanges with the CSXT at Laurens. The CPDR moves plastic resins, gas turbines, and wind turbines as major commodities.

The CPDR operates weekdays, with special service available on weekend for customers as needed.

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

Contact Information

Emergency Phone Number
(866) 527-3499

Carolina Piedmont Railroad
268 E. Main St.
Laurens, SC 29360

Customer Service:
Phone: (800) 757-7387 Ext. 2737
cpdr-cs@gwrr.com

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




 

General Manager:
Billy Tucker
Phone: (910) 343-0461

AVP, Sales & Marketing:
Roy Budgell
Phone: (843) 230-8673



 

Office Manager:
Brent Beasley
Phone: (843) 398-9850 Ext. 2

Director, Industrial Development:
Jim Krach
Phone: (904) 900-6290

Fuel Surcharges

CPDR 9002 B Fuel Surcharge Program (Effective May 1, 2013)

Fuel Surcharge
Effective Date

HDF Avg. Price
Cents Per Gallon

Flat Fee

Mileage

Basis Month

1/1/2015 - 1/31/2015364.7$21.00$0.71Nov-14
12/1/2014 - 12/31/2014368.1$21.00$0.72Oct-14
11/1/2014 - 11/30/2014379.2$21.00$0.76Sep-14
10/1/2014 - 10/31/2014383.8$21.00$0.78Aug-14
9/1/2014 - 9/30/2014388.4$21.00$0.79Jul-14
8/1/2014 - 8/31/2014390.6$21.00$0.81Jun-14
7/1/2014 - 7/31/2014394.3$21.00$0.82May-14
6/1/2014 - 6/30/2014396.4$21.00$0.82Apr-14
5/1/2014 - 5/31/2014400.1$21.00$0.83Mar-14
4/1/2014 - 4/30/2014398.4$21.00$0.83Feb-14
3/1/2014 - 3/31/2014389.3$21.00$0.81Jan-14
2/1/2014 - 2/28/2014388.2$21.00$0.79Dec-13
1/1/2014 - 1/31/2014383.9$21.00$0.78Nov-13
12/1/2013 - 12/31/2013388.5$21.00$0.79Oct-13
11/1/2013 - 11/30/2013396.1$21.00$0.82Sep-13
10/1/2013 - 10/31/2013390.5$21.00$0.81Aug-13

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

Steve Hannan, Manager - Real Estate
Real Estate Department
Genesee & Wyoming Railroad Services, Inc.
13901 Sutton Park Dr., S., Suite 160
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Phone: 904-900-6307
Email: steve.hannan@gwrr.com