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Nov 23, 2015, 17:46 ET
The sixth annual Florida East Coast Railway Christmas Train set to roll down Florida's east coast on Saturday, December 12.

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 awarded Logistics Management 2015 Quest for Quality Award.

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...

Sep 18, 2015, 18:34 ET
PortMiami ceremonial line-up celebrating the completion of the -50/-52ft Deep Dredge and On-dock Intermodal Rail

Big Ships Welcome Now At PortMiami

The grand celebration for the completion of PortMiami's -50/-52 ft. Deep Dredge project and On-dock Intermodal Rail took place today at...

Aug 06, 2015, 09:36 ET
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Florida East Coast Railway Announces Amendment to Collective Bargaining Agreement

Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) is pleased to announce the execution and implementation of new amendment to our Collective Bargaining Agreements...

Jul 15, 2015, 10:23 ET
Florida East Coast Railway opens new train dispatch center, maximizing train efficiency and safety.

Florida East Coast Railway Opens New Train Dispatch Center

 On Saturday, July 11th, Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) successfully transferred its train dispatching...

Jul 14, 2015, 14:26 ET
Volumes Up 26% in First Year of New Florida East Coast Railway Intermodal Facility at Port Everglades

Volumes Up 26% in First Year of New Florida East Coast Railway Intermodal Facility at Port Everglades

 Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) is celebrating its first-year anniversary operating its new Intermodal Container Transfer Facility (ICTF)...

Jun 11, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Florida East Coast Railway Adopts New Locomotive Technology

 Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) has installed Trip Optimizer technology in its 24 new GE ES44C4 locomotives. Trip Optimizer is designed to...

Jun 09, 2015, 08:30 ET
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Florida East Coast Railway Invests in Mobile Technology to Gain Efficiency, Enhance Reliability

Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) today announced the deployment of GE Transportation's (GE) RailConnect™ mCrew, a mobile software solution...

Jun 04, 2015, 11:27 ET
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Florida East Coast Railway Adds Next-Day Service to Central Florida

 Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) announced today that it is expanding its intermodal rail service into Central Florida to include next-day...

May 18, 2015, 09:31 ET

Florida East Coast Railway Offers Added Convenience to Customers with online portal

 Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) today announced the launch of a new online portal, FECR Connect. The system allows customers to track...

Mar 03, 2015, 08:32 ET

Florida East Coast Railway Supports Appointment of Bill Johnson as Enterprise Florida CEO

Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) today announced its support of Bill Johnson's appointment as CEO of Enterprise Florida, a public-private...

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...

Nov 26, 2014, 19:48 ET
FECR's new Tier 3 locomotives on their inaugural run from Jacksonville to Miami, November 21, 2014.

Florida East Coast Railway Completes Successful Inaugural Run of New GE Locomotives

 On Friday, November 21st, Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) completed the inaugural run of its first two new GE ES44C4 locomotives. ...

Nov 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

Florida East Coast Railway Sponsors Toys for Tots

 The Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) will sponsor the 2014 Toys for Tots Christmas Train operating between Jacksonville and Miami on...

Nov 03, 2014, 17:55 ET

Florida East Coast Railway's Intermodal Container Transfer Facility Benefits Crowley Maritime

 The opening of Florida East Coast Railway's (FECR) new, state-of-the-art intermodal container transfer facility (ICTF) adjacent to...

Oct 30, 2014, 17:12 ET
Florida East Coast Railway President & CEO, James R. Hertwig shown here aboard FECR 802, one of the first of 24 units (FECR 800-823) to be delivered this year.

Florida East Coast Railway Acquires 24 New GE ES44C4, Tier 3 Locomotives

Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) is about to take delivery of the first of 24 new Tier 3 locomotives, acquired from GE Transportation (GE). ...

Oct 20, 2014, 10:51 ET
FECR and PortMiami are now offering the Sunshine Gateway service which includes on-dock intermodal rail capabilities.

Florida East Coast Railway and PortMiami Announce the Sunshine Gateway

 Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) and PortMiami, through a strategic alliance, are offering the Sunshine Gateway service, which includes...

Oct 20, 2014, 09:00 ET

Florida East Coast Railway y PortMiami anuncian el Sunshine Gateway

-- El nuevo servicio abarcará capacidades ferroviarias intermodales desde el muelle  Florida East Coast Railway (el...

Oct 20, 2014, 09:00 ET
Express Route to America

Florida East Coast Railway and PortMiami Announce the Sunshine Gateway

 Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) and PortMiami, through a strategic alliance, are offering the Sunshine Gateway service, which includes...