Columbus & Ohio River Railroad

Columbus & Ohio River Railroad

Overview

The Columbus & Ohio River Railroad (CUOH) is a 247-mile short line freight railroad that interchanges with CSX Transportation, Ohio Central Railroad, Ohio Southern Railroad and Norfolk Southern.

Commodities transported include chemicals, coal, farm and food products, pulp and paper products, steel and waste.

The CUOH was acquired by Genesee & Wyoming in 2008.

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Transload Locations

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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) 733-0026

Customer Service
Phone: (800) 757-7387 Ext. 2864
ocrscustomerservice@gwrr.com

47849 Papermill Road
Coshocton, OH 43812
Phone: (740) 622-8092
Fax: (740) 623-4533

Charles McBride
President
Phone: (614) 479-1653

Leonard Wagner
Vice President, Transportation
Phone: (740) 622-8092

Martin Pohlod
Vice President,
Commercial
Phone: (614) 479-1673

Gerald Sattora
Vice President, Finance and Administration
Phone: (614) 479-1658

Brian McClain
General Manager
Phone: (740) 202-7154

William Keys
Director, Maintenance of Way
Phone: (740) 622-8092

Brian Myers
Chief Mechanical Officer
Phone: (740) 622-8118

Joseph DelGallo
Superintendent, Car Repair
Phone: (740) 345-0263

Roger Williams
Human Resource Manager
Phone: (740) 622-8092

Chris Layman
Property Manager
Phone: (740) 622-8092

 

Industrial Development Contacts

Shale Projects

Ryan Fischer
Assistant Vice President, Emerging Markets
:
Phone: (412) 310-6322

 

Non-Shale Projects

Peter Boyle
Director, Industrial Development

Phone: (540) 989-7557

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

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