Category Archives: Evansville Western Railway

Economic “Lift” Just Around the Corner …

Evansville Western Railway’s Integrated Rail Terminal begins operational shakedown. The approach to the new terminal is impressively long, lighted and landscaped to perfection in what used to be the hay fields of Winter Haven’s Wastewater Treatment Plant #3 south of the … Continue reading

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The Shape of Things to Come …

CSX subsidiary Evansville Western Railway continues development of the 318 acre Integrated Logistics Center terminal south of the city. The rail hub is expected to open in mid-2014. Photos courtesy of Ben Crosby

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Governor Scott: 8,500 Intermodal Jobs/$10 Billion Impact

Florida Governor Rick Scott lauded the vision and potential for the Winter Haven Intermodal Terminal and noted that Panama Canal shipping will double after the widened waterway opens in 2014. He added “Florida’s strategic position is a perfect opportunity for … Continue reading

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Governor Will Attend Intermodal Groundbreaking

Florida Governor Rick Scott will join Winter Haven Mayor J. P. Powell; Tony Reck, Chairman and CEO of Evansville Wester Railway and Michael Ward, Chairman and CEO of CSX Transportation for the ceremonial groundbreaking beginning construction of the Winter Haven … Continue reading

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