TexAmericas Center

The new Brazos industrial development site is on the TexAmericas Center East Campus in Hooks, Tex., which is two hours east of Dallas and two hours southwest of Little Rock. (TexAmericas Center Map)

Ready for Development: TexAmericas Center’s UP-Served Site (Updated)

TexAmericas Center (TAC) on Nov. 28 reported that its 250-acre Union Pacific (UP)-served industrial park in Hooks, Tex., is “shovel-ready.” On Jan. 16, TAC received a $1.5 million portion of $15.4 million in grant funding for infrastructure projects in military communities from the Texas Military Preparedness Commission’s (TMPC) Defense Economic Adjustment Assistance Grant (DEAAG) program.

FTAI’s Repauno Port & Rail Terminal (pictured, left) in New Jersey transloads natural gas liquids and other energy products to markets worldwide. FTAI has partnered with Clean Planet Energy to develop a “green” recycling facility there (artist rendering, right), the first of many planned for North America.

Intermodal Briefs: TexAmericas Center, Fortress

New Boston, Tex.-based TexAmericas Center (TAC) has acquired Lone Star Railcar Storage Company’s contracts and assets. In addition, Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors (FTAI) has partnered with Clean Planet Energy to develop waste plastic recycling and “circular-fuel production” facilities across North America.