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Great Western Railway of Colorado Honors Shipping Safety with Community Donation to Windsor Firefighters
Posted On: June 14, 2022

OmniTRAX Safe Shipper Award presented to local rail shipper that has demonstrated spotless rail safety excellence

June 13, 2022 – DENVER – Great Western Railway of Colorado, LLC (GWR), a managed affiliate of OmniTRAX, the transportation affiliate of The Broe Group, presented a community donation to Windsor Severance Fire Rescue at a ceremony honoring GWR’s 2021 OmniTRAX Safe Shipper Award winner. The OmniTRAX Safe Shipper Award recognizes companies nationwide that model exemplary shipping safety by shipping or receiving loaded cars on the network with no accidental releases during the previous year.

“The OmniTRAX Safe Shipper Award is our highest honor for shipping safety, earned by partners with a clear commitment to safety,” said OmniTRAX Senior Vice President of Operations John Bradley. “We congratulate this year’s GWR award winner for their spotless record and their consistent commitment to shipping safety.”

The 2021 OmniTRAX Safe Shipper Award winner for the GWR is Tarquin-Coolpro, LLC. In their honor, a $1,000 contribution was made to Windsor Severance Fire Rescue.

“Windsor Severance Fire Rescue is committed to building a safer community through prevention, preparedness and response, and we are grateful to our local partners that share our commitment to community safety,” said Fire Chief Kris Kazian. “We congratulate this year’s safety award winner and thank Great Western Railway for their donation to help us maintain community safety.”

Windsor Severance Fire Rescue serves 100 square miles of businesses, property and community members within Larimer and Weld Counties, including the municipalities of Windsor and Severance.

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