OVERVIEW

Harbour Contractors, Inc. began servicing the rail industry more than 20 years ago, building the largest inland logistics port in North America, Logistics Park Chicago, as the family firm’s first project for the BNSF Railway.

The project team included CenterPoint Properties as the project developer among Harbour, who served as the job’s overall program manager. Harbour also provided construction management and general contracting services for the BNSF Railway 621 acre intermodal auto-rail yard.

  • The Joliet Arsenal, Deer Run Industrial Park, consists of 2,200-acres with a full build-out capacity of 17 million SF of light industrial and office space in Elwood, IL
  • The property was previously owned by the U.S. Army and housed the Joliet Army Ammunition Plant, which produced ordinances for the U.S. Army until its deactivation in 1977
  • BNSF 621-acre intermodal auto-rail yard
  • 37 miles of new rail lines
  • 124 Intermodal acres developed
  • Cost: $150M
  • Completed: 2002
  • Contact: Eric Pitcher, Regional Manager
CLIENT

CenterPoint Properties


ARCHITECT

Transystems Corporation


ADDITIONAL PROJECTS

BNSF JARP Bridge
BNSF Industrial Park Rail Spur
CN Joliet Yard
625 District Drive Rail Spur
AkzoNobel Morris Track Expansion
Arkansas Rail Car Facility
CN Hawthorne Yard Rail Turnouts
CN Plainfield Turnout
Eastern Grain Track Repair
Hallstar Track Repairs
Kimball Industry Park Rail Spur
Phoenix Closures Track Replacement
Stepan Chemical Rail Improvements

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