Evansville Western Railway, Inc. EVWR

Nature of Firm

The Evansville Western Railway, Inc., (EVWR), began operations on January 1, 2006 as a full-service railroad over 124.5 miles of rail between Evansville, IN, and Okawville, IL, including a branch line at Mt. Vernon, IN. The EVWR is headquartered in Mt. Vernon, IN.

The EVWR is strategically located in the heart of the nation's highway and inland waterway system, with a rail-barge transfer facility on the Ohio River at the Port of Mt. Vernon, IN. The railroad connects with the UP at Mt. Vernon, IL; with the BNSF at Woodlawn, IL; and with the CSXT at its Howell Yard in Evansville, IN. It serves over 30 on-line customers and handles a variety of commodities including coal, grain and food products, chemicals and fertilizer, lumber and other building materials.

The EVWR is a privately held corporation and subsidiary of P&L Transportation, Inc. a Delaware Corporation.

Company Information

Mailing AddressEvansville Western Railway, Inc.
724 West 3rd Street
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Web Sitewww.evwr.com
ContactsMatt Reese
General Manager
Office: 812-838-5810
Cell: 812-470-9179
E-mail: mreese@evwr.com
Company AffiliationP&L Transportation, Inc.
Interchange PointsMt. Vernon, IL
Agreement TypeISS
Information Exchange MethodRMI