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Illinois Railway, LLC

Illinois Railway (IR) is located within the “Sand Capital of the World”.   It has four track segments and is home to numerous customers.

Services Offered

Railcar Repair And Storage

Transloading

Contact

Address:
430 West Madison Street
Ottawa, Illinois 61350

Customer Service:
877.276.3777
cscus@omnitrax.com

Operations:
Johnnie DeClue
815.313.0924
jdeclue@omnitrax.com

Details

Miles Operated:
113 Miles

Interchanges:
BNSF – EOLA, IL
BNSF – OREGON, IL
BNSF – ZEARING, IL
CN – ROCKFORD, IL
CPRS – ROCKFORD, IL
CSXT – OTTAWA, IL
UP – ROCKFORD, IL

Map

OmniTRAX  railroad
Class 1 railroad

Tariffs

General Freight Tariff 5000-Effective 01.01.2020

IR Rate Tariff 8001 – Effective 01.01.2022

IR Rate Tariff 8001 – Effective 01.01.2021

— Our Rail Ready Program —

Industrial Site Development

summaryPeru, Illinois is strategically located in the exciting Great Lakes region of the United States, with immediate access to the Chicago market of 9 million people, and overnight access to over 40 percent of the North American consumer market.
project highlightsPeru is strategically located in North Central Illinois in LaSalle and Bureau Counties. The City of Peru is within a 60-mile radius of
Rockford, Peoria, Bloomington-Normal, Rock Island-Moline and 90 miles from Chicago. There are many economic opportunities and incentives for business and industrial firms. The City of Peru has a municipally owned Hydro Electric Green Power Plant on the Illinois River. This allows Peru to have nearly the lowest electric rates in the state of Illinois. The wooded community offers the area residents the ability to use the Illinois River for not only recreational activities but for economic activity as well. The City of Peru is surrounded by expansive farm land and supports a diversified industrial, service and agricultural economy.
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Railroad Transportation: Powering North American Businesses

Our rail services include: rail transportation, car storage and switching for both small and large companies.

OmniTRAX Owned Real Estate Across North America

Contact our Industrial Development team today. We are ready to Power your Business though Rail and Real Estate. No matter what type of project you are pursuing, we are committed to finding a solution that is effective for your business operations

Move Cargo Seamlessly Through Transloading Services

Did you know that you don’t need to have rail tracks at your facility to ship your cargo by rail? No Rail? No Problem.

About Us

About Us

Company history and a message from the CEO.

Our Railroads

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Leadership

Executive Leaders.

History

A brief timeline of events that have shaped OmniTRAX.

Real Estate

The Denver-based Broe Group directs a multibillion-dollar portfolio of real estate.

Board Members

Broe Group and OmniTRAX board members.

CAREERS POWERED BY RAIL AND REAL ESTATE

Check out the job openings we have at our affiliates’ various locations around North America.

OmniTRAX offers numerous career opportunities in an industry that built the foundation of America.

As one of the nation’s largest and fastest growing transportation companies, OmniTRAX empowers its team members to support each other and work on challenging projects that have a direct impact on the way our nation runs.

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