Pioneer Railcorp owns and operates 5.5 miles of track in Central Illinois. Situated approximately 200 miles south of Chicago, Illinois. The Port of Chicago is less than 300 miles northeast of the VRRC. The Port of Chicago is the only facility with the distinction of being both a Great Lakes Port as well as an Inland Rivers Port. A wide variety of commodities are transferred through the port daily.
Manufacturing is the largest industry in Illinois accounting for 13% of the state’s gross domestic product. Illinois, a leading manufacturing state, manufacturing farm machinery, machine tools and construction equipment home to Caterpillar and Deere and Co. Chemical manufacturing is also a strong industry producing; cleaning, pharmaceuticals, industrial chemicals, paint and resins. Business across the state benefits from Illinois extensive transportation network and robust logistic industry.
CSX – Vandalia, IL
Junction Settlement Carrier