Chicago, Ft. Wayne & Eastern Railroad

Chicago, Ft. Wayne & Eastern Railroad

Overview

The Chicago, Fort Wayne & Eastern Railroad (CFE) is a short line offering service from Tolleston, Indiana to Crestline, Ohio. The CFE operates approximately 315 miles of rail between Indiana and Ohio. Based on the volume of over 39,000 cars per year, obviously this stretch of railroad which interchanges with BN, CN, CP, CRL, CSL, CSSB, CSXT, EJE, IAIS, IHB, ICE, MJ, NS, WSOR, and UP.

Major commodities included in this business are lumber, paper, chemicals, steel beams, shelled corn, and other hazardous materials. Major customers for these commodities enjoy the transportation service that the CFE provides on a daily basis.

The CFE provides customers with access through the interchange carriers to all of North America enabling commodities to move quickly and safely to and from customers’ doors.

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

Contact Information

Emergency Phone Number
(800) 979-4958

Chicago, Ft. Wayne & Eastern Railroad
2715 Wayne Trace
Ft. Wayne, IN 46803

Customer Service:
Phone: (855) 665-3306 Ext. 233
cfe-cs@gwrr.com

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

General Manager:
Dan Pavick

Phone: (260) 267-9346

Manager, Marketing and Sales:
Mark Darrow
Phone: (260) 415-0846

Office Manager:
Carolyn Combs

Phone: (260) 267-9346 Ext. 3102

President:
Chuck McBride

Phone: (614) 479-1653

Vice President, Transportation:
Leonard Wagner

Phone: (614) 479-1674

Industrial Development Contact

Director, Industrial Development:
Peter Boyle
Phone: (540) 989-7557

Fuel Surcharges

CFE 9002 C Fuel Surcharge (Effective May 1, 2013)
 

Fuel Surcharge
Effective Date

HDF Avg. Price
Cents Per Gallon

Flat Fee

Mileage

Basis Month

8/1/2014 - 8/31/2014390.6$17.00$0.65Jun-14
7/1/2014 - 7/31/2014394.3$17.00$0.66May-14
6/1/2014 - 6/30/2014396.4$17.00$0.66Apr-14
5/1/2014 - 5/31/2014400.1$17.00$0.68Mar-14
4/1/2014 - 4/30/2014398.4$17.00$0.68Feb-14
3/1/2014 - 3/31/2014389.3$17.00$0.65Jan-14
2/1/2014 - 2/28/2014388.2$17.00$0.64Dec-13
1/1/2014 - 1/31/2014383.9$17.00$0.63Nov-13
12/1/2013 - 12/31/2013388.5$17.00$0.64Oct-13
11/1/2013 - 11/30/2013396.1$17.00$0.66Sep-13
10/1/2013 - 10/31/2013390.5$17.00$0.65Aug-13
9/1/2013 - 9/30/2013386.6$17.00$0.64Jul-13
8/1/2013 - 8/31/2013384.9$17.00$0.64Jun-13
7/1/2013 - 7/31/2013387.0$17.00$0.64May-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



Chris Layman Manager - Real Estate
Real Estate Department
Genesee & Wyoming Railroad Services, Inc.
13901 Sutton Park Dr., S., Suite 160
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Phone: 740-202-7141
Email: clayman@gwrr.com