New Orleans & Gulf Coast Railway Company


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The New Orleans & Gulf Coast Railway Company (NOGC), is a former Union Pacific Railroad branch line located outside New Orleans. The NOGC is a 32-mile long railroad that interchanges with the UP in Westwego, La. The railroad serves over 20 switching and industrial customers and is the only railroad operating east of Avondale, La. on the Westbank of the Mississippi River.

Predominate shipments include a variety of food products, oils, grains petroleum products, chemicals and steel products. Rio Grande Pacific Corporation maintains a 100% equity interest in this property.


 Shipper Information:

Rail Carrier Interface Request
Service Exception Form

Shipper Connect Login

Connecting Railroads:

Union Pacific Railroad at Westwego, La.

Latest NOGC News:

  • Railway Age, Short Line of the Year (2016)

    Customer Service Contact:

    Phone: (682) 267-2051
    Fax: (682) 267-2052

    Business Development Contacts:

    Michael Agee
    General Manager
    Phone: 504-391-3167

    Michael Haeg
    Vice President of Marketing and Sales
    Phone: 817-886-8210


    9387 Highway 23
    Belle Chasse, LA 70037
    Phone: (504) 347-8237
    Fax: (504) 391-1534

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