Baton Rouge Southern Railroad

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Baton Rouge Southern Railroad
FoundedNovember 11, 2008
ProductsPlastic, chemicals, bauxite, plastic pellets, raw coke and calcined coke
Number of employees
ParentWatco Companies

The Baton Rouge Southern Railroad, abbreviated BRS, was founded in November 2008. The main objective of the 1.5-mile railroad is to provide cars and transloading services to local businesses. It also serves as a switching and car storage facility for the Kansas City Southern. It holds an advantageous location close to the Port of Baton Rouge, Port Allen, Louisiana. It is owned by Watco Companies.[1]


  1. ^ "Baton Rouge Southern Railroad Archived July 12, 2012, at the Wayback Machine". Watco Companies. Retrieved July 19, 2012.