Manufacturers’ Junction Railway Company MJ #459

Nature of Firm

MJ operates a six-mile switching line at Cicero, IL. Connections are made with UP (via BRC), BNSF, BRC, BOCT, and CN.


This company was incorporated January 28, 1903 and opened in 1906. In May 1986, the ICC approved the sale of controlling interest in the line by its owner, AT&T Technologies, Inc., to the Chicago West Pullman Transportation Corporation. The company is a subsdiary of OmniTRAX.

Company Information

Company AffiliationOmniTRAX, Inc.
Interchange PointsCicero via Belt Railway Company of Chicago
Agreement TypeSwitching Carrier
Information Exchange MethodRMI