Providing strategic advantages and dependable solutions to exceed our clients’ Rail and barge transportation needs.
Or at least, it should .
Iron Horse Logistics Group has the
experience, methods, technology and proven record of success to navigate the nuanced business of
rail and keep your product moving.
Fleet management, rate management, freight brokerage, customized reporting, equipment tracking, exceptions & delay management, and state tax management are a few of the solutions Iron Horse Logistics Group will provide for your success.
Your product goes nowhere without a means to ship it.
With several millions in equipment sales and leasing, we have the expertise to find the right railcars quickly so you can build your fleet.
Whether you need gondolas, tank cars, covered hoppers, or require help assessing your needs Iron Horse Logistics Group can provide a smooth path to rail equipment.
Why should you consider shipping your products on the inland river system?
12,000 miles of commercially navigable channels and some 240 lock sites, typically offering the lowest-cost freight transportation, and an average annual volume of 14% (that's nearly $185 billion!) of all freight are just some of the reasons why barge might make sense for you.
Iron Horse Logistics Group will leverage our experience and relationships to bring new shipping possibilities.
About Iron Horse Logistics Group
Experience with lasting results.
Since 2002 a growing base of clients across North America has relied on Iron Horse Logistics Group to provide solutions to create that elusive success. Rail transportation continues its remarkable comeback increasingly taking share off the highways, while many shippers have learned the benefits of historically the most cost effective way to move their products- barging on the inland waterway system.
Iron Horse wades thru the complexities of rail and the benefits and limitations of barge to make it easier for their clients, manages the hands-on logistics functions to streamline processes and create cost-effective solutions, provides analysis to determine the potential value of developing and managing private railcar fleets, and offers the best marketplace for finding or selling rail equipment parts, all to generate increased profits.
“Iron Horse Logistics Group has greatly assisted our company navigate the complex world of railway logistics. The railroads present new and exciting markets and, therefore, greater commercial opportunity. Iron Horse has helped us grow!"
- Rail Shipper in Ontario, Canada
Our primary mission is to effectively steward our gifts, talents, time, energy and enthusiasm for the glory of God and the good of others. We achieve this by simplifying the complex world of freight transportation and providing solutions with unequaled quality and service to enable our clients to conduct their business more easily and profitably.