Keokuk Junction Railway Company (KJRY)

Pioneer Lines operates 114 miles of track from Peoria, Illinois to Keokuk, Iowa and 12 miles of track from LaHarpe, Illinois to Lomax, Illinois. Pioneer Railcorp was assigned trackage rights from Lomax, Illinois to Ft Madison, Iowa allowing the KJRY to interchange traffic with the Union Pacific.

Manufacturing is the largest industry in Illinois accounting for 13% of the state’s GDP. Illinois is a leading manufacturing state of farm machinery, machine tools and heavy industrial construction equipment. Notable corporations that call Illinois home are; Caterpillar and Deere and Co.

Chemical manufacturing is also a strong industry producing; cleaning, pharmaceuticals, industrial chemicals, paint and resins. Business across the state benefit from Illinois’ extensive transportation network and robust logistic industry.

Agriculture and food production, Renewable Energy, Advanced Manufacturing, Services, Information and Communications Technology are other major industries in the state of Iowa.

Commodities:
Chemicals, Corn Syrup, Fertilizer, Grain, Minerals, Scrap Iron and Steel

Interchanges:
BNSF– Keokuk, IA & Peoria, IL
CN –    Peoria, IL
NS –    Peoria, IL
UP –    Sommer, IL & Peoria, IL
TPW –  Peoria, IL
IAIS –  Peoria, IL
TZPR – Peoria, IL

Interchange Type:
Interline Carrier

Capacity:
286,000 lbs.

Miles Operated:
131.1

Resources:
General Freight Tariff 5000 Effective 01.01.2022
KJRY Rate Tariff 8000 Effective 04.01.2022
KJRY Rate Tariff 8000 Effective 01.01.2022
Fuel Surcharge Tariff KJRY9003-B

Railroad Real Estate:
Railroad Real Estate

Operations:
100 Mississippi Drive
Keokuk, IA 52632

Business Development:
Nathan Johns
Vice President of Business Development
309.605.0119
njohns@pioneerlines.com

Customer Service:
309.248.0695
customer.service@pioneerlines.com

Railroad Real Estate:

realestate@pioneerlines.com

Safety:
Wesley Lofton
Director of Safety and Operating Practices
303.912.1632
wlofton@pioneerlines.com

Storage & Purchasing:
Commercial Group
railcarstorage@pioneerlines.com
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