Thursday, March 26, 2009

ASLRRA names three marketing winners

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The American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association has announced the three winners of its Fourteenth Marketing Awards competition:

1. The Bay Line Railroad L.C., "for their work with Green Circle Bio Energy to construct the world's largest wood pellet bio fuel production facility in Cottondale, Fla."

2. R. J. Corman Railroad Co./Memphis Line, for working with the Logan Aluminum and Precision Strip Companies"to shift substantial truck business to rail."

3. St. Lawrence & Atlantic Railroad "for its work developing and implementing  a strategy for shifting ethanol and bio-diesel truck traffic to rail in New Hampshire, Maine, and Vermont."

The awards will be presented onApril 27 at ASLRRA's convention at a resort outside Las Vegas, Nev. The winners will make presentations during a marketing breakout session on April 28.