Jim Hertwig, FECR’s President & CEO and Juan M. Kuryla, Director and CEO of PortMiami, met with Panama Canal officials this week and toured the construction site for the canal expansion, which is scheduled to be completed in April 2016. Also in attendance were Phil Noury, FECR’s Vice President of International Sales and Eric Olafson, Manager, Intergovernmental Affairs/Cargo Development for PortMiami.
FECR and PortMiami Meet with Panama Canal OfficialsPosted on August 17, 2015.FECR Offers Added Convenience to Customers with Online PortalPosted on August 17, 2015.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – May 18, 2015 – Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) today announced the launch of a new online portal, FECR Connect. The system allows customers to track freight shipments and equipment across the network. It also streamlines the process of submitting and managing shipping instructions electronically.Train Horn Update Q&APosted on April 09, 2015.
The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) confirmed that Florida East Coast Railway’s (FECR) train horns meet federal regulations. The FRA conducted its own test of FECR’s train horns using their standard protocols this week. Federal regulations require horns
to measure between 96 and 110 dbs.
Certified testing completed this week by the FRA indicated that the FECR trains horns
were at 103.6 dbs, below the maximum
level of 110 dbs.
Frequently Asked Questions & Answers:FECR Supports Appointment of Bill Johnson as Enterprise Florida CEOPosted on March 03, 2015.
Jacksonville, Fla., March 3, 2015 – Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) today announced its support of Bill Johnson’s appointment as CEO of Enterprise Florida, a public-private partnership between Florida’s business and government leaders and the principal economic development organization for the
State of Florida.FECR Supports DuPont Pioneer’s Global Supply ChainPosted on February 19, 2015.
Reliability, Connectivity Keep Food on the Table in over 90 countries
DuPont Pioneer is the world’s leading developer and supplier of advanced seed genetics. They grow and sell high-quality seeds for corn, soybeans, sunflower, wheat, rice and other products in 90 countries globally. In order to ship these very time-sensitive products, DuPont Pioneer has developed a multi-modal global supply chain.FECR Moves the Greatest Show on EarthPosted on January 28, 2015.
Jan 19, 2015 – Jacksonville Business Journal
Some circus fans come for the elephants, the giraffes, the trapeze acts.
Some come to look at the train.
"Rail and circus go together like peanut butter and jelly," said John Williams, director of rail operations for Florida East Coast Railway, which is moving the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus from Miami to Jacksonville on Tuesday, as it makes its way to its next stop in Nashville.