The Raritan Central Railway serves the Edison and Woodbridge waterfront area, including the
Raritan Center Business Park
and Heller Industrial Parks. When combined these two facilities are the foundation of our
“Raritan Logistics Center”, a
freight village featuring over 3,000 acres of real estate and over 23 million of square feet of
distribution space. The Raritan Central’s operations are located within the heart of the greater
New York metropolitan
market and in close proximity to the Port of New York & New Jersey. With numerous transload,
cross-dock, warehousing and
“3PL” service providers located in the parks, Raritan Center offers one of the largest arrays of
services to businesses
shipping a wide variety of products into the largest consuming market in the U.S.
The Raritan Logistics Center is also an ideal location for businesses interested in establishing
their own light
manufacturing or distribution operations in the region. Because of it’s prime location and the
amenities it provides,
our logistics center is home to regional distribution facilities for world class organizations
including FedEx, The Home
Depot, Certainteed, Arizona Beverages, and many more.
Raritan Central Railway crews can provide multiple daily switches to all
customers allowing very efficient utilization of rail cars and enabling
customers to limit (if not completely avoid) demurrage costs.
Direct interchange with both the Norfolk Southern Railway and CSX
Transportation, six days per week.
Transloading, cross-dock, warehousing and 3PL partners offer specialized services for shippers and receivers of a wide variety of products including paper, plastics, packaged and fresh foods, canned goods, beverages, building products, non-hazardous bulk products (dry and liquid), over-dimension shipments, and more.
At team of professionals to assist with the coordination of rail
deliveries, transloading, warehousing, and trucking.
Almost 30 miles of track maintained to FRA Class 2 standards and capable
of handling loaded rail cars with a gross
weight of up to 286,000lbs and “Plate-F” dimensions.
Routes to and from the Raritan Central Railway via both the Norfolk
Southern Railway and CSX Transportation are also cleared for shipments
with a gross weight of up to 286,000lbs and “Plate-F” dimensions.
Multiple, modern “food-grade” and “paper grade” buildings (approximately
15 million square feet of distribution and office space).
Nearly a half-million square feet of space dedicated to plastics
Approximately 150 car spots for bulk plastics transloading.
Approximately 150 car spots for storage-in-transit.
Availability of dedicated bulk transload spots for “food-grade”
Access to a private barge terminal enabling transloading of products
(steel, piling, etc) between rail cars and barges for delivery to points
within New York Harbor and adjacent waterways.
Warehouse / cross-dock space controlled by the Raritan Central Railway
available for lease or use.