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Rail Transport in Central Mississippi – Golden Triangle Railroad

The Golden Triangle Railroad (“GTRA”) operates over 10 track miles in central Mississippi. The GTRA interchanges with Kansas City Southern (KCS) at Columbus, Mississippi, and with BNSF and Norfolk Southern (via the Alabama Gulf Coast Railroad) via trackage rights over the KCS. The GTRA serves a Weyerhaeuser modified fiber mill in Columbus.

The GTRA owns a locomotive repair shop that holds up to 2 locomotives.

Location:
Columbus, Mississippi
Golden Triangle Railroad Map

Tariffs:
PRC Freight Tariff 1000-1 (eff. 01-01-17)
GTRA 2000-1 Charge Catalog (eff. 01-01-17)

PRC 9004 Rule 11 FSC (effective 3-1-15)
October 2017 Fuel Surcharge (FSC) – 0.12¢ per mile
November 2017 Fuel Surcharge (FSC) – 0.17¢ per mile

Patriot Rail Credit Application

Headquarters:
Golden Triangle Railroad
4335 Carson Road
Columbus, MS 39703
Phone: (662) 329-9340
Fax: (662) 329-9306

Customer Service Contact:
Phone: 1 (855) 955-RAIL (7245)
Fax: (904) 423-5388
Email: GTRA-CS@patriotrail.com

Business Development Contact:
Phil Penkrot
Manager of Sales – East
Office: (904) 626-7891
Cell: (904) 451-0933
Email: phil.penkrot@patriotrail.com

Connecting Railroads:
KCS, BNSF and NS @ Columbus, Mississippi

Primary Commodities Handled:
Woodpulp, corn starch and chemicals

To report non-service related, emergency issue, please call 1 (855) 258-4514.