“The OneRail Coalition welcomes Patriot Rail as our newest Corporate Member, further broadening our short line rail perspective and expertise,” said Canby. “The coalition has been hard at work educating policymakers and the public about freight and passenger rail and why rail is an important part of the solution to our nation’s infrastructure, economic and climate challenges.”
“Patriot Rail is pleased to be part of the OneRail Coalition,” said John E. Fenton, CEO of Patriot Rail. “Patriot’s short line railroads across the country, like all short lines, connect shippers who move our economy forward. OneRail makes clear for policymakers the centrality of rail to meeting our national mobility and sustainability goals, and Patriot Rail strongly support this essential mission.”
OneRail is a diverse group of stakeholders who have come together to educate America about the benefits of a strong freight and passenger rail system. Learn more at www.onerail.org; follow OneRail on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
About Patriot Rail Company, LLC
Patriot Rail Company LLC is a leading operator of short line and regional freight railroads, rail services, and integrated port logistics companies throughout the United States. Patriot Rail operates 13 regional and freight short line railroads, a scenic rail excursion train, and three rail-related services companies with over 600 total rail miles across the United States. Patriot Port Holdings LLC, a sister company to Patriot Rail, operates six breakbulk and container terminals and an off-port cold storage facility, all located in the Southeastern region of the United States. Patriot Rail Company LLC is owned by Sydney, Australia-based global asset manager First Sentier Investors.