Rail Ready: OmniTRAX Teams Up With Borger, Texas.
Denver-based OmniTRAX connects properties along its Panhandle Northern Railroad (PNR) in Borger, Texas with customers interested in locating there.
Thanks to its Rail-Ready Sites program, OmniTRAX, the transport subsidiary of the Broe Group, is marketing two new properties in partnership with Borger, Inc., Borger’s economic development company. They include two buildings totaling 8,000 square feet on five acres and a 27-acre parcel ready for development.
The 31 miles PNR, a former Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe line, operates between Borger and Panhandle, where it connects with BNSF. The short line provides direct rail, rail-to-truck and truck-to-rail transshipment services, as well as inventory management services. It processes carbon black, liquefied petroleum gas, chemicals, petroleum products, scrap metal and fertilizers, among other products.
“Texas continues to play a vital role in national manufacturing and supply chains, and these new railroad ready sites along the PNR provide tremendous opportunities for both operations,” said vice president of economic development. from OmniTRAX, Ean Johnson. “We are delighted to partner with Borger, Inc., to attract new businesses to the Panhandle. “