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Mar 14, 2016, 20:37 ET International Trade and Commerce at PortMiami is Only Getting Stronger

 Containerized cargo volumes continue to grow at PortMiami. The Port posted an eight percent increase for the first four months of fiscal year...


Feb 24, 2016, 15:38 ET FEC Railway Introduces EZ Buy Tool

 Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) is proud to announce the upcoming launch of EZ Buy, a new online price quote and booking system for...


Nov 23, 2015, 17:46 ET Florida East Coast Railway Christmas Train set to roll through Florida

 This year marks the sixth annual Christmas Train operated by Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) in coordination with the U.S. Marine Corps Toys...


Oct 01, 2015, 17:24 ET Florida East Coast Railway Receives Quest for Quality Award

 On Tuesday, September 29th, Florida East Coast Railway was honored by Logistics Management (LM) magazine with a Quest for Quality Award...


Dec 17, 2014, 08:00 ET Florida East Coast Railway Deploys Technology to Streamline Access

 Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) has deployed an automated gate system to streamline the flow of equipment at its Intermodal Container...


Dec 12, 2014, 16:41 ET Florida East Coast Railway's Expanded Capabilities at PortMiami Benefit Seaboard Marine

 The recent launch of Florida East Coast Railway's (FECR) new, on-dock intermodal rail facility at PortMiami is enabling Seaboard Marine, an...


Oct 10, 2014, 06:00 ET Florida East Coast Railway Supports Komen North Florida Race for the Cure

 Florida East Coast Railway ("FECR") will once again sponsor the Susan G. Komen® North Florida 20th Race for the Cure.  The event...


Sep 18, 2014, 06:00 ET Florida East Coast Railway Adds Service in Carolinas

 Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) is expanding its services to include intermodal rail transportation between Charlotte, North Carolina and a...


Jan 30, 2014, 10:54 ET Florida East Coast Railway Acquires 24 Locomotives From GE Transportation

 (NYSE: GE) – Florida East Coast Railway, LLC (FEC) announced today that it will acquire 24 new ES44C4 locomotives from GE...


Dec 30, 2013, 14:29 ET 2013 FEC Christmas Train surpasses goal!

 Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) is proud to announce the FEC 2013 Toys for Tots Christmas Train surpassed last year's fundraising by more...


Nov 22, 2013, 10:57 ET 4th Annual Toys for Tots Christmas Train

The Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the 2013 Toys for Tots Christmas Train operating between...


Sep 30, 2013, 09:45 ET The Florida East Coast Railway Recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness With New Paint Scheme Of Two Locomotives

 The Florida East Coast Railway ("FECR") recently took delivery of two refurbished locomotives (436 and 425).  These locomotives have a...


Mar 04, 2013, 13:47 ET Melissa (Missy) Westerman appointed as Vice President and Corporate Controller at Florida East Coast Railway

 Melissa (Missy) Westerman has accepted the position of Vice President and Corporate Controller for Florida East Coast Railway, effective...


Jan 21, 2013, 09:00 ET Francis J. Chinnici joins Florida East Coast Railway as Senior Vice President, Engineering and Purchasing; Robert B. Stevens set to retire, February 28, 2013

 Florida East Coast Railway, (FEC) announces the appointment of Francis J. Chinnici as Senior Vice President, Engineering and Purchasing, and...


Dec 18, 2012, 12:19 ET The 2012 Florida East Coast Railway Toys For Tots Christmas Train Exceeds Goals

 The 2012 Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) Toys for Tots Christmas Train completed its annual trip from Jacksonville to Miami on Saturday,...


Dec 13, 2012, 17:52 ET FEC and Port Everglades Sign Joint Agreement to Promote New 42.5-acre Facility as Global Gateway

 Anticipating its new 42.5-acre near-port intermodal container transfer facility to become a major international and domestic freight hub for...


Dec 06, 2012, 17:54 ET Florida East Coast Railway acquires 200 new 53ft containers, first container to be highlighted on FECR Christmas Train

The Florida East Coast Railway ("FECR") recently acquired 200 new 53ft containers to expand its domestic customer business.  The new...


Nov 26, 2012, 12:34 ET 3rd Annual Toys for Tots Christmas Train

 The Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the 2012 Toys for Tots Christmas Train operating between...


Aug 02, 2012, 17:24 ET Railroad project relieves highway congestion

 The Ft. Lauderdale / Hollywood airport runway extension project in Broward County Florida is under way. The Florida East Coast...


Nov 22, 2011, 12:47 ET 2nd Annual Toys for Tots Christmas Train

 Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) is pleased to once again announce its sponsorship of a Toys for Tots Christmas Train, riding on the FEC rail...


Oct 14, 2011, 13:19 ET 2nd Annual Toys for Tots Christmas Train

Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) is pleased to once again announce its sponsorship of a Toys for Tots Christmas Train, riding on the FEC rail line...