CSX to Build $100 Million Intermodal Terminal in Quebec

CSX to Build $100 Million Intermodal Terminal in Quebec

CSX will build a new 89-acre, $100 million intermodal rail terminal in the Perron Industrial Park in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Quebec, to connect the region with CSX Transportation’s rail network in the U.S. Michael J. Ward, CSX’s chairman, president and CEO, annnounced the project at a press conference today with Quebec’s Transport Minister Sylvain Gaudreault and Salaberry-de-Valleyfield Mayor Denis Lapointe.

Construction is set to start this spring, and the terminal is scheduled to open in 2015. The terminal is expected to handle up to 100,000 containers per year, and trains serving the terminal will connect through the Northwest Ohio intermodal hub.