The Port of Long Beach, the second-busiest container seaport in the United States, handles trade valued at $200 billion annually and supports 2.6 million jobs nationwide. The port plans to transform its Pier B rail infrastructure, the backbone of the Port’s intermodal transportation. Strategic Rail Finance serves as advisor to develop the strategic and operations plans for Pier B, and structure the project financing.
The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) has selected Strategic Rail Finance to create the 2020 update of the Nevada State Rail Plan. SRF’s approach will exceed the basic FRA requirements to provide deeper insight into Nevada’s economic development landscape and present specific strategies and opportunities for upgrading and expanding freight transportation within the state and throughout the region.
The freight rail industry has a unique opportunity to address and overcome the systemic challenges that keep our immense contributions out of the spotlight and stifle significant capital investment waiting on the sidelines. Click to watch the video and read the transcript of Michael Sussman’s powerful address at Railway Interchange 2019
The Port of Philadelphia, seeking to increase its reach to inland markets through improved rail service, has selected Strategic Rail Finance to prepare a market assessment, coordinate outreach to shippers and shipping lines, create financial models and engage the railroads in establishing new inland rail services from PhilaPort.