OmniTRAX Partners With Economic Development Organizations To Attract New Businesses And Jobs To Alabama
GADSDEN, Ala., October 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – OmniTRAX, Inc., provider of complete logistics solutions and transport subsidiary of The Broe Group, launches Rail ready sites on the Alabama and Tennessee River Railway, LLC (ATN) with support from local economic development partners.
“As manufacturing and logistics companies continue to explore Alabama Geographic advantages and a favorable business climate, the Rail Ready sites along the ATN offer enormous opportunities for successful market entry. We are proud to partner with national and local economic development organizations to help build and strengthen Alabama communities, ”said OmniTRAX’s industrial development director Justin strickland. “
The Rail-Ready Sites program connects companies seeking to maximize the performance of their supply chain with rail-served properties conducive to industrial development.
“Omnitrax has been a fantastic partner to work with in our economic development efforts,” said Marshall County EDC President and CEO. Matt Arnold. “Economic development is about building partnerships and our railroad is an important part of that. The Rail-Ready Sites program has helped identify sites that will be critical to creating new jobs in Marshall County. “
OmniTRAX markets sites that span 120 miles from ATN Birmingham To Guntersville, with transshipment and multimodal options and Class I connections to CSXT and Norfolk Southern.
“Industrial sites served by rail are hard to find, valuable economic assets, so we are delighted that OmniTRAX has partnered with The Gadsden-Etowah IDA to identify several Rail Ready sites ready to serve our community,” said the executive director of Gadsden-Etowah IDA. David Hooks.
To view the sites and learn more about how OmniTRAX helps businesses locate on properties served by rail, visit ATN page.
About OmniTRAX, Inc.
As one of the North America the largest and fastest growing private rail and transportation management companies, OmniTRAX’s core capabilities range from providing transportation and supply chain management services to rail and port companies, to providing intermodal and industrial switching operations to railways, ports and a diverse group of industrial companies. Through its affiliation with The Broe Group and its portfolio of managed companies, OmniTRAX also has the unique ability to offer specialized industrial and real estate development solutions, both on and off the rail network managed by OmniTRAX. More information is available at omnitrax.com.
About the Broe Group
Founded in 1972, The Broe Group is a multi-billion dollar private investment group with diversified interests in real estate, rail, infrastructure, energy, agriculture, water, healthcare and technology in 37 states and provinces in North America. His in-depth operational knowledge derived from owning and operating multi-billion dollar businesses and global economic knowledge gleaned from serving his vast Fortune 500 customer base are strategic differentiators. The entrepreneurial orientation of the Broe Group allows it to find real value wherever it resides. For more information visit broe.com.