South Carolina Railroads - Port Utilities Commission Railroad


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Still Operational

Charleston, SC

Charleston, SC

The Port Utilities Commission Railroad provides switching service in Charleston in connection with CSX Transportation, Inc. and Norfolk Southern Railway – 10 miles of track are operated.

Principal commodities handled include consumer products (handled in inter-modal service), pulp, paper and forest products, and transportation equipment. The company owns two (2) engines and transports over 1.65 million tons annually.

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