Plainsman Switching Company PSC #628

Nature of Firm

PSC, a switch carrier, is a short line railroad located in Lubbock, TX. Interchange with UP is via BNSF haulage from Amarillo, TX. PSC operates 18 miles of track within the city of Lubbock and serves a variety of customers, shipping and receiving commodities such as grain, chemicals, cotton seed, cotton seed oil, specialty sands, non-perishable food items and lumber. PSC can handle transloading a variety of commodities including windmill components and also provides short-term warehousing.


PSC was formed after the merger of the BN and SF railroads. The line was acquired by PYCO Industries in 2007.

Company Information

Mailing Address

Plainsman Switching Company
3204 Juniper Street, P. O. Box 841
Lubbock, TX 79408

Phone 806-744-0118
Fax 806-744-0185
Web Site

Walt Stokes
General Manager

Dustyn Reeder
Traffic Manager

Company Affiliation PYCO Industries
Interchange Points Lubbock, TX via haulage with BNSF to/from Amarillo, TX
Agreement Type BN - SF Merger Settlement Agreement
Information Exchange Method