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Mar 14, 2016, 08:37 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, 03:38 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 customers to...


Nov 23, 2015, 05:46 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 For...


Oct 01, 2015, 05:24 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 in the...


Jul 15, 2015, 10:23 ET Florida East Coast Railway Opens New Train Dispatch Center

On Saturday, July 11th, Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) successfully transferred its train dispatching operations to a state-of-the-art Dispatch...


Jul 14, 2015, 02:26 ET 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) adjacent...


Jun 11, 2015, 09:00 ET 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 help...


Jun 09, 2015, 08:30 ET 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 allowing...


Jun 04, 2015, 11:27 ET 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 service...


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 freight...


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 Transfer...


Dec 12, 2014, 04:41 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 ocean...


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 will be held October...


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 number...


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 Transportation. The new...


Dec 30, 2013, 02:29 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 than 139%...


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 Jacksonville...


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 the...


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, December 8, ...


Dec 13, 2012, 05:52 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 South...


Dec 06, 2012, 05:54 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 containers...


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 Jacksonville...


Aug 02, 2012, 05:24 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 Railway (FEC) will be...


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 line...