Arkansas-Oklahoma Railroad AOK #29

Nature of Firm

AOK provides freight operations over a 70-mile line of railroad owned by the State of Oklahoma between Howe, OK to a connection with UP at McAlester, OK.  AOK has leased industrial tracks owned by UP at McAlester, OK.  AOK has leased the 36-mile Shawnee Branch from UP running from Shawnee, OK to a connection with UP near Oklahoma City.  AOK also switches the Midwest City Automobile Logistics Facility.


The AOK started operation on the Howe to McAlester line on March 3, 1996.  This was a Rock Island line that the State of Oklahoma purchased. AOK started operations on UP’s leased track on August 1, 1997.  AOK began operations on the Shawnee Branch on July 7, 2000. 

Company Information

Mailing Address

Arkansas-Oklahoma Railroad
P.O. Box 366
103 South Central
Wilburton, OK 74578

Phone 918-465-0299
Fax 918-465-0295
Web Site n/a

David Donoley
President & CEO

Heather Williams
General Manager

Company Affiliation Private
Interchange Points McAlester and Oklahoma City, OK
Agreement Type Handling Carrier
Information Exchange Method RMI