Pioneer Railcorp

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Garden City Western Railway

The Garden City Western Railway, Inc. (GCW), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pioneer Railcorp, operates 40 miles of
track located in southwest Kansas. The railroad's principal commodities include grain, frozen beef, fertilizer, farm implements, feed products and utility poles.

Detailed Operations Map:
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Region
Garden City, KS – West Central KS

Miles of Track Operated:
40

Location of Offices:
708 North VFW Road; Garden City, KS 67846

Stations Served: (West Line)
Garden City
Leavitt
Quinby
Rodkey
Lowe
Ritchal
Peterson
Wolf

Stations Served: (North Line)
Garden City
Tennis
Gano
Friend
Shallow Water

Railroad Type:
Interline Carrier

Connecting Railroads:
Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) at Garden City, KS

Stand by Switch Engine Service Available:
Yes

Load Capacity of Track:
263,000 lbs. - Total Weight On Rail

Overhead Clearance:
Contact Customer Service Center for Clearance on Oversized Loads

Team Track Facilities:
Yes

Additional Services
Railcar storage
Storage in transit loads/empties
Long term storage loads/empties
Short term storage loads/empties
Industrial site placement assistance

Key Contacts

Storage/ Purchasing/ Emergencies:
Shane Cullen,
V.P. of Mechanical & Operations

Safety:
Tom Black,
V.P. of Safety & Transportation

Pricing/ Business Development/ General Inquiry:
Cathy Busch,
V.P. Marketing

Governmental Affairs:
Nathan Johns,
V.P. Government Affairs

Customer Service:
Eric Vanda,
Agent

Real Estate/ Right of Way/ Utilities:
Frank May,
Right of Way Agent

Accounting Office
1318 S. Johanson Rd.
Peoria, IL 61607
(309) 697 - 1400

Tariffs & Documentation

Demurrage Tariff GCW6007-D

Storage Tariff GCW8998

Misc. Charges Tariff GCW8999

Fuel Surcharge Tariff GCW9003

Flagging Tariff GCW9010

Inspection Tariff GCW9050

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