Illinois Railway, LLC

Courtesy of Nick Hart, ®2000

Illinois Railway (IR) is comprised of four track segments aggregating 113 miles of track located just west of the Chicago suburbs. IR services what is often called "the Sand Capital of the World" in northern Illinois.

Customers served include such leading industrial mineral producers as U.S. Silica, Fairmount Minerals, Techni Sand, James Hardie, Watco Reload, ADM, Behr Iron & Minerals, and Unimin Corp.


///////BNSF - Eola, IL
///////BNSF - Flagg Center, IL
///////BNSF - Oregon, IL
///////BNSF - Zearing, IL
///////CN - Rockford, IL
///////CPRS - Rockford, IL
///////CSXT - Ottawa, IL
///////NS - Streator, IL