Manufacturers Railway Company MRS #460

Nature of Firm

MRS provides terminal rail-switching services to south St. Louis industries and operates a fleet of insulated beverage railcars and grain hopper cars. Its two trucking subsidiaries provide delivery of cans, bottles and outbound beer for four Anheuser-Busch breweries.

Customers include railroads, grain elevator operators, material transfer operators, industry switching services and leasing companies.

Manufacturers Railway Company interchanges with the Terminal Railroad and Alton & Southern Railroad, which in turn connects with all the major Class 1 railroads.


Railway Company, an Anheuser-Busch company, has been serving the rail industry since 1887, providing locomotive repair and maintenance. Repairs range from rebuilding components to rebuilding entire locomotives.

Company Information

Company AffiliationAnheuser-Busch Companies, Inc.
Interchange PointsSt. Louis and East St. Louis via ALS or TRRA
Agreement TypeTerminal Switch Carrier
Information Exchange Methodn/a