OmniTRAX named exclusive rail partner of port

Written by David C. Lester, Managing Editor
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OmniTRAX selected as rail partner for Tulsa Port of Catoosa.

OmniTrax announced that it has been chosen as the exclusive rail partner for the Tulsa Port of Catoosa.

The Tulsa Port of Catoosa is one of the largest, most inland ports in the U.S. It provides centralized access for thousands of barges to move millions of tons of freight to and from America’s heartland. The new long-term partnership with OmniTrax became effective Aug. 18.

OmniTrax CEO Dean Piacente said, “The Port of Catoosa provides exceptional access to America’s heartland, and we are excited to contribute an unmatched service product and demonstrated record of growth across commodities to continue the port’s growth. OmniTrax has the top safety and service record in the industry, which means customers can count on us to keep their commodities, manufacturing, and materials shipments moving.”

Port Director David Yarbrough said, “Tulsa Ports looks forward to our new partnership with OmniTrax and the opportunities to jointly grow rail-based tonnage and to bring new commodities and customers to our Port Industrial Complex. The Tulsa Port of Catoosa is a critical component of the state of Oklahoma’s economic engine, providing barge, rail, and truck transportation options to the region and providing thousands of manufacturing and agriculture-based jobs. We believe that OmniTrax has the capabilities to enhance and grow our business.”

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