Georgia Central Railway

Overview

The Georgia Central Railway (GC) is a 171-mile short line freight railroad that interchanges with CSX Transportation, Heart of Georgia Railroad and Norfolk Southern.

Commodities transported include chemicals, farm and food products, fertilizers, forest products, metals, minerals and stone, plastics, and pulp and paper products.

The GC was acquired by Genesee & Wyoming in 2005.

Transload Locations

Coastal Region Overview

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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
(877) 486-6992

Georgia Central Railway
186 Winge Rd.
Lyons, GA  30436

Customer Service
Phone: (800) 757-7387 Ext. 4277


 

General Office
13901 Sutton Park Drive South
Suite 125
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Phone: (904) 223-1110
Fax: (904) 223-8711

General Manager
Vincent Cardinal
Phone: (912) 526-6165

VP, Sales & Marketing
Russ Smitley
Phone: (904) 223-1110

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

 

 

Fuel Surcharges

Fuel Surcharge Tariffs 92000 and 92001 (Effective January 1, 2016)
GC 2000 Fuel Surcharge Program (Effective November 1, 2013)
Coastal Region Fuel Surcharge Freight Tariff 9004 (Effective January 1, 2015)
 

Fuel Surcharge
Effective Date
HDF AVG. Price
Cents Per Gallon
MileageBasis Month
5/1/2016 - 5/31/2016209.0$0.03Mar-16
4/1/2016 - 4/30/2016199.8$0.00Feb-16
3/1/2016 - 3/31/2016214.3$0.04Jan-16
2/1/2016 - 2/29/2016230.9$0.08Dec-15
1/1/2016 - 1/31/2016246.7$0.12Nov-15
12/1/2015 - 12/31/2015251.9$0.13Oct-15
11/1/2015 - 11/30/2015250.5$0.13Sep-15
10/1/2015 - 10/31/2015259.5$0.15Aug-15
9/1/2015 - 9/30/2015278.8$0.20Jul-15
8/1/2015 - 8/31/2015287.3$0.22Jun-15
7/1/2015 - 7/31/2015288.8$0.23May-15
6/1/2015 - 6/30/2015278.2$0.20Apr-15
5/1/2015 - 5/31/2015289.7$0.23Mar-15
4/1/2015 - 4/30/2015285.8$0.22Feb-15
3/1/2015 - 3/31/2015299.7$0.25Jan-15
2/1/2015 - 2/28/2015341.1$0.36Dec-14
1/1/2015 - 1/31/2015364.7$0.42Nov-14
12/1/2014 - 12/31/2014368.1$0.43Oct-14
11/1/2014 - 11/30/2014379.2$0.45Sep-14
10/1/2014 -10/31/2014383.8$0.46Aug-14
9/1/2014 - 9/30/2014388.4$0.48Jul-14
8/1/2014 - 8/31/2014390.6$0.48Jun-14
7/1/2014 - 7/31/2014394.3$0.49May-14
6/1/2014 - 6/30/2014396.4$0.50Apr-14
5/1/2014 - 5/31/2014400.1$0.51Mar-14
4/1/2014 - 4/30/2014398.4$0.50Feb-14
3/1/2014 - 3/31/2014389.3$0.48Jan-14
2/1/2014 - 2/28/2014388.2$0.48Dec-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

Mary Cole, Manager-Real Estate
Genesee & Wyoming Railroad Services, Inc.
13901 Sutton Park Dr. South, Ste. 160
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Phone: (904) 900-6302
Email: mary.cole@gwrr.com