- Caring Customer Service for Windfarm Components
- Caring Customer Service for Crude Oil
- Caring Customer Service for Winter Wheat
- Caring Customer Service for Feed Grains
Farmrail System, Inc. is an employee-owned holding company for two Class III common-carrier railroads comprising "Western Oklahoma’s Regional Railroad." Farmrail Corporation (FMRC) has acted since 1981 as a lessee-operator for Oklahoma Department of Transportation, managing an 82-mile east-west line between Weatherford and Erick. An additional 89 miles, Westhom-Elmer, was purchased from the state in 2013 after 20 years of operation under lease. Another wholly owned affiliate, Grainbelt Corporation (GNBC), was formed in 1987 to purchase from Burlington Northern Railroad Company 178 miles of line linking Enid and Frederick. The parent company also has a joint-venture interest in New York’s Finger Lakes Railway Corp. (FGLK).
A totally redesigned and more informative corporate website accompanies the announcement of changes in management responsibilities as Farmrail organizes for the future. Judy Petry has been named President and General Manager; J. R. Gelnar, Vice President – Engineering and Safety; and Brandon Friesen, Safety Officer. The appointments recognize their professional accomplishments and ability to assume additional leadership roles.
Farmrail is searching for newcomers with proven character, ability and attitude who really want to be railroaders. We need enthusiastic team players who spend their time productively, interact comfortably with co-workers, and perform effectively for our fans – the customers.