Years of Service
Beaverville & Southern Railroad
Lower costs and greater efficiency. Rail is far more efficient than
truck in terms of capacity and space consumption. Rail cars can hold up
to three times more than a truck.
What kind of freight do we move?
KB&S Railroad, serving a predominately agricultural region of the
midwest, provides an economical method to transport grain, agricultural
chemicals, plastics and bird seed. Traffic is mostly agricultural products
and amounts to over 10,000 carloads a year.
What is the transit time for a shipment?
Daily service is provided to KB&S customers on an as-needed basis.
All connections can be reached in four hours.
What other Railroads connect with KBSR?
The KB&S makes numerous connections to other railroads:
Bee Line Railroad - at Handy, east of Ambia, IL,
Canadian National Railway - at Kankakee, IL
CSX Transportation - at Danville, IL and Lafayette, IN
Norfolk Southern - at Danville, IL and Lafayette, IN
Toledo, Peoria and Western Railway -
at Webster and Sheldon, IL
Union Pacific Railroad - at St. Anne, IL
166 miles Operated
Six 2000 HP G.P. 38-2M Locomotives
284 4,750 cubic-foot
Crop. Prod. Services
Boswell Chase Grain, Inc
Tate & Lyle