Big Spring Rail System BSR #950

Nature of Firm

BSR maintains and operates 2.07 miles of rail line in Howard County, TX, over trackage owned by the City of Big Spring, TX.

BSR is operating the line for Transport Handling Specialists, Inc., a nonoperating consultancy, which is leasing the line from the City. BSR interchanges traffic with UP just west of UP's Big Spring yard and extending southward from UP's Toyah Subdivision.


BSR was established in August 29, 2012 as part of an economic development project by the Big Spring Econic Development Corporation to create opportunities to transport and distribute product for customers.

Company Information

Mailing Address

Big Spring Rail System, Inc.
2705 Bethel Drive
Big Spring, TX 79720

Phone 432-714-4552
Fax 432-714-4553

Tom Erickson
General Manager 
Phone: 610-701-8606

Jeff Murphy
Yard Manager
Phone: 432-270-1088

Company Affiliation Private
Interchange Points Big Spring, TX
Agreement Type ISS
Information Exchange Method Fax