CSX in New York

CSX Operations in New York

  • Operates and maintains more than 2,800 miles of track*
  • Maintains nearly 1,700 public and private grade crossings
  • Handled more than 991,000 carloads of freight on the state’s rail network
  • At the end of 2013, CSX employed more than 2,300 people
  • Throughout 2013, CSX reported nearly $185 million in compensation for employees**
  • In 2013, CSX invested more than $136.6 million in its New York network. In addition, the company invested more than $578 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, coal and chemicals. Major commodities produced or consumed within the state include containerized consumer goods, petroleum products, coal, and municipal, construction and industrial waste.

CSX Facilities in New York

  • Major rail yards in Selkirk, Syracuse, and Bronx (Oak Point)
  • Intermodal terminals in Buffalo, East Syracuse, and Staten Island (Port Ivory on-dock terminal)
  • TRANSFLO terminals in Albany, Bronx (Hunts Point), Buffalo, and Syracuse
  • Automotive distribution center in Selkirk
  • Division headquarters in Albany

CSX and the New York Community

  • In partnership with state and local economic development agencies, businesses invested nearly $456.8 million in new or expanded rail-served facilities on CSX or its connecting regional and short lines in 2013. These investments will generate more than 150 new jobs at those businesses.
  • CSX sponsored a City Year service day in Albany. Through its partnership with City Year, CSX brings its emphasis on safety and excellence to directly impact communities across the country.
  • In 2013, CSX contributed more than $2 million to organizations in New York including Friends of the High Line, Rockefeller Philanthropy, Teach for America and Food Pantries of the Capital District.

“Oak” and “Market” Improvements (Bronx)

  • This project will upgrade the crossovers, rebuild track and increase clearances at the east and west ends of CSX’s busy Oak Point Yard in the Bronx, improving the yard’s ability to receive and process trains. The project is fully funded by Port Authority of NY/NJ, with funds administered through the New York State DOT.


* Miles of track includes single main track, other main track, yard tracks and sidings as of December 31, 2013.
** This figure includes current and former employees.

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