CSX in Florida
CSX Operations in Florida
- Operates and maintains more than 2,800 miles of track*
- Maintains more than 2,600 public and private grade crossings
- Handled more than 1.1 million carloads of freight on the state’s rail network
- At the end of 2014, CSX employed more than 5,100 people
- Throughout 2014, CSX reported more than $589.8 million in compensation for employees**
- In 2014, CSX invested nearly $247.7 million in its Florida network. In addition, the company invested nearly $539 million in freight cars and other rolling assets to serve customers through its rail system.
- CSX carries a variety of commodities important to our economy and way of life, including consumer products, automobiles, food and agriculture products, chemicals and energy products. Major commodities produced or consumed within the state include containerized consumer goods, phosphates, coal, aggregates and light trucks.
CSX Facilities in Florida
- Corporate headquarters in Jacksonville
- Major rail yards in Jacksonville (Moncrief), Tampa and Orlando
- Intermodal terminals in Jacksonville, Tampa and Winter Haven***
- TRANSFLO terminals in Ft. Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Sanford and Tampa
- Automotive distribution centers in Jacksonville (Blount Island, Talleyrand and Westside), Orlando, Jupiter (Palm Center) and Tampa
- In Florida, CSX serves 12 ports, including the Everglades, Fernandina Beach, Fort Myers, Fort Pierce, Jacksonville, Miami, Palm Beach, Panama City, Pensacola, Port Manatee, Port St. Joe, and Tampa.
- SunRail, the commuter rail system in Central Florida, operates along 61 miles of the A-Line. CSX sold this segment of track to the State of Florida; however, CSX retains the ability to make freight movements during designated windows of operations to serve customers along the corridor. CSX invested its entire proceeds from the SunRail transaction – $432 million – in freight infrastructure within the state of Florida.
CSX and the Florida Community
- In partnership with state and local economic development agencies, Florida businesses invested more than $114.2 million in new or expanded rail-served facilities on CSX or its connecting regional and short lines in 2014. These investments will generate approximately 680 new jobs at those businesses.
- CSX sponsored multiple City Year service days in Jacksonville and Orlando. Through its partnership with City Year, CSX brings its emphasis on safety and excellence to directly impact communities across the country. In addition, CSX is a founding sponsor of City Year Miami, City Year Orlando and City Year Jacksonville.
- In 2014, CSX contributed nearly $3.2 million to organizations in Florida, including Habitat for Humanity, Dignity-U-Wear Foundation, United Way, Florida Operation Lifesaver and the American Red Cross.
* Miles of track includes single main track, other main track, yard tracks and sidings as of December 31, 2014.
** This figure includes current and former employees.
*** The Central Florida Intermodal Logistics Center (CFILC) in Winter Haven is owned by the Evansville Western Railway (EVWR). CSX has contracted with EVWR to provide intermodal terminal services at the CFILC.
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