Utah Railway

Utah Railway

Overview

The Utah Railway (UTAH) is a 47-mile short line freight railroad that interchanges with BNSF Railway and Union Pacific Railroad.

Primarily a coal-hauling railroad, other commodities transported include aggregates, brick and cement, building materials, chemicals, coal and petroleum products.

The UTAH was acquired by Genesee & Wyoming in 2002.

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
(801) 374-1545

Utah Railway
Salt Lake City Southern Railroad
Rail Switching Services

1221 S. Colorado Ave.
Provo, UT 84606
Phone: (801) 221-7460
Fax: (801) 221-7462

Customer Service
Phone: (800) 757-7387 Ext. 8824
​slrr-cs@gwrr.com

Brad Ovitt
President
Phone: (802) 528-5047

Tim Ercanbrack
Vice President Transportation
Phone: (801) 374-3527
Fax: (801) 374-0646

Scott Cox
Manager Mechanical and Maintenance of Way Operations
Phone: (801) 373-1760
Fax: (801) 374-0646

Steve Greene
Manager Mechanical - Locomotive
Phone: (801) 221-7460

Clint Ashmead
Vice President,
Sales & Marketing

Phone: (801) 356-9163

John Steele
Manager, Sales & Marketing
Cell: (801) 631-7380

 

Contract Coal Loading Operations

Emergency Phone Number-
Powder River Basin Coal Loading
(307) 660-2645 or (307) 689-7069

Powder River Basin, Wyoming
Rail Link
801 East 4th St.
Suite 11
Gillette, WY 82716
Phone: (307) 682-5450
Fax: (307) 682-5451

Vice President, Coal Operations
Phone: (307) 682-5450
Fax: (307) 682-5451

Nadine Decker
Payroll Administrator
Phone: (307) 682-5450 Ext. 101
Fax: (307) 682-5451

Roy Kinder
Operations Supervisor
Rail Link @ Bowie Mine
Paonia, CO
Phone: (970) 929-6043
Fax: (801) 929-6049

 

 

 

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