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FECR Offers Added Convenience to Customers with Online Portal
Posted on May 18, 2015
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – May 18, 2015 – Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) today announced the launch of a new online portal, FECR Connect. The system allows customers to track freight shipments and equipment across the network. It also streamlines the process of submitting and managing shipping instructions electronically.
Train Horn Update Q&A
Posted on April 09, 2015
The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) confirmed that Florida East Coast Railway’s (FECR) train horns meet federal regulations.  The FRA conducted its own test of FECR’s train horns using their standard protocols this week.  Federal regulations require hornsto measure between 96 and 110 dbs. Certified testing completed this week by the FRA indicated that the FECR trains...
FECR Supports Appointment of Bill Johnson as Enterprise Florida CEO
Posted on March 03, 2015
Jacksonville, Fla., March 3, 2015  – Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) today announced its support of Bill Johnson’s appointment as CEO of Enterprise Florida, a public-private partnership between Florida’s business and government leaders and the principal economic development organization for the State of Florida.  
FECR Moves the “Greatest Show on Earth”
Posted on January 28, 2015
Jan 19, 2015 – Jacksonville Business JournalJensen Werley   Some circus fans come for the elephants, the giraffes, the trapeze acts. Some come to look at the train.
FECR Deploys Technology to Streamline Access
Posted on January 02, 2015
Automated Gate System Eliminates Delays, Increases Capacity, Enhances Security JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec. 15, 2014 -- Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) has deployed an automated gate system to streamline the flow of equipment at its Intermodal Container Transfer Facility (ICTF) adjacent to Port Everglades, Florida.  The system uses optical character recognition technologies to automatically...
FECR’s Expanded Capabilities at PortMiami Benefit Seaboard Marine
Posted on January 02, 2015
Positive results include improved efficiency and faster deliveries (MIAMI, Fla., December 12, 2014)-- The recent launch of Florida East Coast Railway’s (FECR) new, on-dock intermodal rail facility at PortMiami is enabling Seaboard Marine, an ocean transportation provider, to handle cargo more efficiently and better meet the needs of its customers.  By using FECR’s on-dock intermodal rail at...