Galveston Railroad, LP GVSR #567

Nature of Firm

GVSR operates 32.0 miles of yard track at Galveston, TX. The rail facilities cover approximately fifty acres.


The line began operations in 1900 as the Galveston Wharves Railway and is owned by the City of Galveston, TX. The city leased the line to Rail Management Corporation in November, 1987. In June 2005, Rail Management Corporation was acquired by Genesee & Wyoming, Inc.

Company Information

Company AffiliationGenesee & Wyoming, Inc.
Interchange PointsGalveston, TX
Agreement TypeSwitch Terminal Carrier; ICC GVSR 8000, Item 40 publishes charges for absorptions
Information Exchange MethodRMI