San Luis & Rio Grande Railroad Company SLRG #416

Nature of Firm

SLRG operates freight service from a connection with UP at Walsenburg, CO  to Alamosa and Derrick, CO, and a second branch from Alamosa to Antonito, CO, a distance of 154 miles. Traffic includes perlite, grain, potatoes and fertilizer.

History

The company purchased the 154 miles from UP on June 27, 2003. UP acquired the line in the UP/SP merger.  This is a former Denver, Rio Grande and Western line.  On December 22, 2005, RailAmerica sold SLRG to Permian Basin Railway, Inc.

Company Information

Mailing Address

San Luis & Rio Grande Railroad Company
601 State Street
Alamosa, CO  81101

Phone 806-438-0891
Fax

972-692-8016

Web Site www.iowapacific.com
Contacts

Steve Gregory
Vice President - Marketing

Company Affiliation Iowa Pacific Holdings, LLC
Interchange Points Walsenburg, CO
Agreement Type Handling Carrier
Information Exchange Method RMI