MSE News

Mississippi Export Railroad Investing in Rail Improvements

Mississippi Export Railroad Investing in Rail Improvements

PASCAGOULA, Miss. – June 1, 2018 – The Jackson County Board of Supervisors has approved funding to support new investment in rail upgrades by the Mississippi Export Railroad, a short line railroad with the majority of its service in Jackson County. Randy Bosarge, president of the Board of Supervisors, stated, “We are proud to be…

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MSE Partners with Mississippi Power

MSE Partners with Mississippi Power

MSE has partnered with the Mississippi Power Economic Development group to make sure our industrial sites are Project Ready.  The certification program was established to help facilitate the customer decision making process and provide a competitive edge.  With a Project Ready certified site, you save time, financial resources, and confidence that comes from an independent,…

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Jackson County Receives $574,000 Grant For Rail Connection

Jackson County Receives $574,000 Grant For Rail Connection

U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., and Congressman Steven Palazzo, R-Miss., today announced a $574,000 grant to the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality to fund planning, surveying, and permitting for a 4,300-foot rail connection in Jackson County.

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MSE Receives Jake Award for the 11th Straight Year

MSE Receives Jake Award for the 11th Straight Year

In 1999, the ASLRRA Safety Committee adopted the Jake Awards and recognizes outstanding safety achievements in the short line railroad industry.  ASLRRA members must perform better than the Class II and III industry average injury frequency rate as reported by the FRA during the prior year. There are two categories: 1. Jake Award with Distinction…

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