OmniTRAX, an affiliate of The Broe Group, is bringing its Rail-Ready Sites program to the Stockton Terminal and Eastern Railroad (STE).
The program, started last year at the Winchester & Western Railroad(WW) in West Virginia and New Jersey, aims to deliver the benefits of rail to shipping customers through rail-served sites.
OmniTRAX is working closely with the San Joaquin Partnership to promote the best developable, rail-ready property adjacent to the STE. The initial three sites, which total 83 acres and include a 65-acre parcel, are ideal locations for rail-served agriculture, manufacturing, asphalt, cement, chemicals, food processing, lumber, steel and distribution facilities.
“San Joaquin County and the greater Stockton region are going through an industrial and agricultural renaissance that our Rail-Ready Sites program will help to support,” said Ean Johnson, VP, Industrial Development at OmniTRAX. “Working with the San Joaquin Partnership, OmniTRAX will bring new jobs and economic growth to the area through increased rail-served development.”
“We are strategically located in the heart of Northern California with the right land, infrastructure and workforce that will maximize success for rail-served sites,” said Bob Gutierrez, Interim President & CEO of the San Joaquin Partnership. “We provide a business-friendly climate and local government support that when partnered with the expert experience that OmniTRAX brings to the table, generate a winning formula for our community.”