What can I ship?

Carload

Aggregate and Cement

AGGREGATE AND CEMENT

FECR moves over 100,000 carloads of aggregate between Miami and Jacksonville. This commodity group has been a key commodity used to develop the metropolitan areas of Florida.

FECR services rock distribution centers in the key locations of Miami, Fort Pierce, Cocoa, Daytona, St. Augustine and Jacksonville. 

 

FARM PRODUCTS

FARM PRODUCTS

FECR’s ideal location allows shippers throughout North America unmatched logistical access to Florida’s thriving dairy farm industry as well as growing equestrian areas throughout the state.
From mid-western corn to Canadian hay, FECR is the efficient and dependable choice for moving Farm Products into or out of the state of Florida.

Food

FOOD AND KINDRED PRODUCTS

FECR offers varied services such as direct delivery, transload facilities, cross-dock locations and warehouse facilities to meet your logistical needs for shipping foodstuffs, from raw ingredients to packaged products.

In conjunction with our interchange partners – CSX Transportation and Norfolk Southern – FECR's efficient service allows for improved operations that meets our customers’ shipping needs.

 

LUMBER AND WOOD PRODUCTS

LUMBER AND WOOD PRODUCTS

FECR provides service to over 30 direct receivers of lumber and wood products. FECR also services 5 major lumber transload facilities along Florida’s rapidly growing east coast. FECR strategically located lumber transload facilities offer the economies of rail transportation with the flexibility of local truck deliveries. Products such as dimensional lumber, stud lumber, truss lumber and plywood can be moved in bulk, warehoused and then truck delivered to final destination. This service provides shippers the ability to utilize multiple distribution points throughout the state of Florida thus extending their market reach without adding overhead.

PULP, PAPER AND ALLIED PRODUCTS

PULP, PAPER AND ALLIED PRODUCTS

FECR provides rail service for our domestic and international customers who receive and use printing paper or corrugated paper for their operations. With the assistance of various public warehouses and transloading operations, FECR is able to provide the on-time delivery required to meet the demands of our customers. From rolled paper to palletized paper, boxcar or trailer, FECR is your rail partner for all your paper and allied products.

CHEMICALS

CHEMICALS

From plastic pellets to bagged salt, you can count on FECR to provide direct rail service right to your door, or through one of our various bulk transload locations. We have the capability of having your product unloaded and delivered via truck to any point along our route in a timely and consistent basis.

PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

If you are shipping lube oil or asphalt roofing FECR can meet your transportation needs. FECR has a number of warehouses along our route to provide unloading, warehouse and delivery services. Tank cars can be handled either directly for customer unloading or through bulk reload operations with truck delivery anywhere along our route.

STONE, CLAY AND GLASS

STONE, CLAY AND GLASS

If you need a cost effective transportation alternative for your next shipment of clay, stone or glass, please contact our Sales Representative for assistance. FECR can handle your wallboard, brick, stone or bagged cement, whatever your needs either directly or through our transload network to any point along the East Coast of Florida or export through South Florida port's.

PRIMARY METAL PRODUCTS

PRIMARY METAL PRODUCTS

As the population and building along the east coast of Florida continues to skyrocket, the demand for primary metal products such as flat and rolled rebar, iron ductile pipe, and sheet steel has also sharply increased. FECR's proximity to growth areas within the state offers manufacturers and shippers of metal products the ideal conduit to their distributors and customers in Florida.

MACHINERY

MACHINERY

FECR provides numerous unloading facilities along our route, where heavy machinery can be unloaded for domestic or international movement. We have available outside contractors who can provide the unloading and transportation to your door or to South Florida ports.

TRANSPORTATION EQUIPMENT

TRANSPORTATION EQUIPMENT

FECR features movement of over 170,000 new automobiles per year to our auto transload facility located at our Miami yard terminal. The efficient transit service, processes and procedures in place at the auto transload facility have contributed to an excellent damage prevention record at this facility. This facility also handles used vehicles being shipped from Miami to auction sights throughout the United States.

WASTE AND SCRAP MATERIALS

WASTE AND SCRAP MATERIALS

FECR has the ability to handle your scrap paper, metal or other scrap commodities in railcar or TOFC service within the United States. Our efficient and cost effective transportation services can help you generate a profit on your next scrap shipment to or from the East Coast of Florida.

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

FECR services numerous customers who handle hazardous materials. FECR is able to provide direct railcar or trailer delivery to your location or if necessary proccess through one of our many transload operators or bulk unloading operations.

Intermodal and Highway

BEVERAGES AND SPIRITS

BEVERAGES AND SPIRITS

FECR offers a variety of ways to ship beverages and spirits. This product group has been a key commodity for FECR. FECR services several distribution centers in and throughout Florida.

Household Supplies

HOUSEHOLD SUPPLIES

From bleach to batteries to trash bags, FECR’s location allows for shippers to have unmatched logistical access to suppliers and retailers.

Grocery

GROCERY PRODUCTS

FECR provides services for many of your grocery needs. FECR meets your logistical needs from packaged products to pet food as welll as refrigerated goods.

PAPER PRODUCTS

PAPER PRODUCTS

FECR provides consistent reliable rail service for our customers who need or use paper products. FECR services everything from printing paper to paper towels.

RETAIL

RETAIL

FECR services a wide selection of retailers. FECR’s reliable on-time service allows shippers to move clothing, toys, and various other retail items.

BUILDING SUPPLIES

BUILDING SUPPLIES

FECR services over 30 receivers of lumber and building supplies. FECR allows you to move lumber, sheet rock, flooring, carpet, and tile in bulk.