JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This year marks the sixth annual Christmas Train operated by Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) in coordination with the U.S.
FEC Railway Christmas Train Set to Roll Through FloridaPosted on December 15, 2016.FEC Railway Christmas Train is Coming to TownPosted on December 01, 2016.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla, (Dec. 1, 2016) – Santa is coming to a town near you this month. This year marks the seventh annual Christmas Train operated by Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) in coordination with the U.S. Marine Corps Toys For Tots Foundation. The train will depart Saturday, December 10 and will run along the railroad's 351-mile mainline on the east coast of Florida, from Jacksonville to Miami.
The 2016 FECR Christmas Train will make eight stops during the journey. Along the way Santa Claus will be spreading holiday cheer to all who come out to see him.FECR Supports Supply Chain to Deliver $5.6M in Aid Supplies to HaitiPosted on October 28, 2016.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla, (Oct. 28, 2016) – Florida East Coast Railway (FECR), united with BNSF Railway and CSX, to move 1,000 tons of much needed aid supplies that are expected to arrive today in Haiti for hurricane Matthew survivors.
The aid supplies consist of 45 containers filled with almost 12 million meals, tarps, medical supplies, baby food, and hygiene kits. Efforts were coordinated by the disaster relief organizations Mission of Hope and Convoy of Hope.FEC Railway Named Highest Value Rail ProviderPosted on September 28, 2016.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla, (September 28, 2016) – Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) has a long history of providing value through flexible, safe and reliable rail transportation, and has been named the highest valued rail service provider in America by Logistics Management magazine by earning their 2016 Quest for Quality award.FEC Railway President & CEO James R. Hertwig To Receive IANA’s Silver Kingpin AwardPosted on August 16, 2016.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Aug.16, 2016) – Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) President & CEO James R. Hertwig will be honored with the Silver Kingpin award from the Intermodal Association of North America (IANA) for his many contributions and career accomplishments within the intermodal industry.
The Silver Kingpin award is given to recognize an individual’s long-term contribution to the industry and is one of the intermodal industry’s most prestigious. The award was initiated in 1977.FEC Railway EZ Buy Tool Now Incorporated in Softmodal Pricing SoftwarePosted on August 12, 2016.
FECR has expanded access to their EZ Buy tool through Softmodal’s pricing software
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (August 12, 2016) — Florida East Coast Railway has expanded access to their EZ Buy tool through Softmodal’s, web-based dynamic pricing software, to provide optimal rating and routing of rail and truck shipments. This allows mutual customers to access FECR intermodal rates directly within Softmodal via FECR’s online portal EZ Buy.