Pacific Imperial Railroad News

August 12th, 2015 Last week, a crew from from GATX, a global leader in railcar leasing, was out on the Desert Line with the arduous task of removing 49 empty boxcars off the dormant line.  This sounds easy enough, but given the condition of the rail, traversing the 10 miles…

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Working Together for Border Efficiency in the Congresses of the United States and Mexico Special Guests: Scott Peters, United States Congressmen Max Garcia, Mexico Congressman-Elect (Diputado-Electo) Maria Luisa Sanchez, Mexico Congresswomen-Elect (Dipudada-Electa) Rudolfo Figueroa Director Baja California INAMI-Mexico Immigration Sally Carrillo/Bob Hood, United States Customs and Border Protection

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Pacific Imperial Railroad Desert Line Agreement Possible Action would: (1) authorize the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to execute an Amendment to the Desert Line Lease and Operating Agreement (MTS Doc. No. S200-13-560.1) substantially in conformance with Attachment A; and (2) authorize the CEO, at his discretion, to monitor and oversee…

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Monday, June 22, 2015 Pacific Imperial Railroad (PIR) is pleased and honored to announce that a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed between Pacific Imperial Railroad and Baja California Railroad (BJRR). The signing of this agreement took place at the San Diego Metropolitan Transit System headquarters in downtown San…

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Last Thursday, June 11, the Pacific Imperial Railroad (PIR) team attended the very first Logistics Summit of Baja California, in Ensenada, Mexico. The aim of the conference was to gather the regional leaders involved in transportation and logistics from both the public and private sectors to discuss the future logistical…

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International speakers come to talk about best practices, present success stories and share strategic information on logistical Management.

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PIR Performance Milestones On December 15, 2014, MTS, PIR, Baja Rail, and the Governor of Baja’s representative met with the Consul General, Andrew Erickson, to discuss and mediate the creation of a bi-national rail line.  On March 12, 2o15 PIR made a presentation to the MTS board of directors demonstrating the…

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