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Many Parts, One Source

R. J. Corman is the One Source service provider for all facets of railroading. Although we are made up of several entities, our individual companies come together to form a custom package to respond to our customers’ unique needs. All companies and service groups are unified under one R. J. Corman banner and adhere to the same set of core values in order to provide consistent, high-quality solutions for our customers.

 

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Recent Projects


R. J. Corman Switching: Mechanical Crew Turns Field Repair into Full-Service Conversion of 500 Railcars

TTX Company, a major North American railcar provider, was in need of a skilled mechanical crew with the logistical ability and operational efficiency to repair and re-stencil 500 railcars. TTX reached out to R. J. Corman Railroad Switching with this request, and the R. J. Corman ...

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R. J. Corman Distribution Centers: Lumber Expansion Project to Serve Canfor Corporation

Fall of 2019 was an exciting time for the R. J. Corman South Union Distribution Center in Woodburn, KY. This distribution center primarily handles large coils of steel and aluminum, but the operations there are expanding for a new endeavor that will include softwood transloading, warehousing...

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Record Breaking Grain Volumes on the Memphis Line

While serving multiple functions, the R. J. Corman Memphis Line is a vital conduit for farm product shipping. This short line railroad has experienced a fantastic season for grain transport this year. The volume of grain received has led to an overall record-setting year. Locomotives pulling 90-car...

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R. J. Corman Storm Team: Responding to Hurricane Florence, and Michael

Early in the morning on Friday, September 14, Hurricane Florence made landfall in South Carolina. Despite the once Category 4 storm being downgraded to a Category 1 before it struck the coast, Hurricane Florence brought winds strong enough to uproot trees and cause power outages. Then, it stalled over...

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R. J. Corman Railroad Services: Charlotte Area Transit System Track Work

R. J. Corman Railroad Services completed 17.2 miles of surfacing and performed rail adjustments on two curves during a 48-hour uninterrupted shutdown of the Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) light rail system. Due to consistent, daily wear and tear, it was time to conduct scheduled maintenance and...

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News

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Bourbon Trail Connection to Rail: R. J. Corman Serves One of Kentucky’s Finest Distilleries
As the first short line acquired by the company, R. J. Corman’s Bardstown Line has long served Kentucky’s second oldest city that is trademarked as the Bourbon… Read More

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There Will Be Fireworks in Nicholasville This Fourth of July
Even in the midst of a global pandemic there is something to celebrate. There will still be fireworks in Nicholasville, KY this Fourth of July. R. J. Corman… Read More

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R. J. Corman Railroad Group Hosts Graduation Parades for Local High Schools
One of the rites of passage for high school seniors is graduation day. Four years of hard work, determination, and a lot of fun along the way is typically… Read More

Press Releases

May 01, 2020

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky – R. J. Corman Railroad Group, LLC today… Read More

April 01, 2020

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky – R. J. Corman Railroad Group, LLC today announced… Read More

March 11, 2020

The steam engine, charmingly called “Old Smokey,” is being donated to… Read More

Locations


From the Atlantic to the Rockies

The R. J. Corman Railroad Group national headquarters is located in Central Kentucky in the City of Nicholasville. There are 70 strategically placed field offices in 23 different states across the US. Use the map to discover more about our locations.

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Careers


Interested in joining our team?

R. J. Corman companies are looking for quality individuals to fill available positions in railroad related service occupations. We offer competitive pay and benefits, on-the-job and classroom training, and unique assignments.

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