Freight Hauling

The AERC has a solution for almost any product you need shipped either to or from our railroad.  Even if you’re not located near our lines, we can help you get your product from your location to your markets via rail, utilizing our reload / trans-load facilities.  Contact our office for tariff rates, car ordering or switching charges.

Reload / Transload

The AERC offers reload / transload facilities on both the east and west sides of the Willamette Valley.  Our facility in Lebanon, OR is located at 1211 Harrison St. in the Lebanon Industrial Park next to the Entek and Laticret facilities.  This facility is fully paved and allows our customers to transfer their products from truck to rail and vice versa.  Our east valley facility is located at 30742 Venell Lane in Corvallis, OR.  This facility is located at Venell farms and and is ideal for Ag customers looking to move product in or out via rail.  This facility offers a large grain elevator loading facility for direct rail loading as well as docks and covered storage for any seed or moisture sensitive products.  Whether you need to send your products out or bring materials in, you have a rail freight option with the AERC.


The AERC offers a full switching service for our customers.  We know the importance of being able to access the right cars at the right time.  We strive to coordinate our customers’ switching activities to best meet their needs.

Car Repair, Maintenance and Inspection

The AERC offers a full range of repair, maintenance and inspection services for rail cars.