Since its inception in June 1997, the Port Colborne Harbour Railway (PCHR) has been building a strong client base through consistent and dependable rail service. PCHR has grown to become an integral part of the community and the Region of Niagara.
The PCHR, with its routes in the Niagara Region, provides responsive railway service to customers in Port Colborne, Welland, Thorold and St. Catharines, Ontario. Through interchange with Canadian National Railway (CN) and Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR), customers are connected to the vast North American railway network and marketplace.
Trackage consists of CN's former secondary and branch lines in the Niagara Region, west of the Welland Canal, including the Canal, Cayuga and Thorold Subdivisions and the Port Colborne, Government, Lakeshore, Townline, West Welland, Fonthill and Pine Street Spurs. View Map
Certain segments of PCHR are capable of handling 286,000lb. Outside of those segments, maximum total weight limit on rail is 263,000lb.
PCHR has a rail scale located at Feeder Yard which can accomodate all standard rail cars. Weights can be faxed or emailed per customer requirements.
Rail car storage is available on PCHR. Please contact our administrative office at 905-735-5529 for more infomation.
CN - Feeder (FEEDE) [FSAC 48540]
CP - Feeder (FEEDE) [FSAC 3649]
PCHR normally provides service to customers five days per week, Monday to Friday. Weekend service is offered on demand. Traffic is interchanged the same day.
Trillium Railway is a terminal switch carrier. Our switch charges are included in the Class 1 rates to our stations.
Biodiesel, glycerine, vegetable oil, wheat, mustard seed, scrap metal, woodpulp, alumina, corn syrup & sweeteners, steam boilers and vessels, steel billet, steel ingots and fabricated steel parts.
|ADM Milling||Port Colborne, ON|
|Ingredion Canada Inc.||Port Colborne, ON|
|Jungbunzlauer Canada||Port Colborne, ON|
|Port Colborne Grain Terminal||Port Colborne, ON|
|Riverland Ag||Port Colborne, ON|
|Dunn Paper||St. Catharines, ON|
|International Marine Salvage||St. Catharines, ON|
|Kemira Chemicals||St. Catharines, ON|
|TIW Steel Plateworks||St. Catharines, ON|
|Trenergy||St. Catharines, ON|
|W.P. Warehousing||St. Catharines, ON|
|Chemtrade Chemicals Canada Ltd.||Thorold, ON|
|ASW Steel Inc||Welland, ON|
|Atlantic Biodiesel||Welland, ON|
|SLM Recycling||Welland, ON|
|Vesuvius Canada||Welland, ON|