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Providence and Worcester Railroad Company, a short-line freight railroad, provides interstate freight carrier services in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and New York. It transports various commodities, including automobiles; construction aggregates; iron and steel products; chemicals and plastics; lumber; scrap metals; plastic resins; cement; coal; construction and demolition debris; and processed foods and edible foodstuffs, such as corn syrup and vegetable oils. The company also sells and leases properties and tracks; grants permanent and temporary easements to government agencies, utility companies, and other parties for the installation of overhead or underground cables, pipelines, and transmission wires, as well as recreational uses, such as bike paths; and services a double-stack intermodal terminal facility in New England. Its rail freight system comprises approximately 516 miles of track, of which it owns approximately 163 miles. The company was founded in 1969 and is based in Worcester, Massachusetts.

141 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/28/14
Founded in 1969

providence and worcester rr (PWX) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $449.2K
President, Chief Operating Officer, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $233.7K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

providence and worcester rr (PWX) Key Developments

Providence and Worcester Railroad Company Approves Election of Alfred P. Smith as Director

Providence and Worcester Railroad Company announced that at its AGM held on April 30, 2014, the shareholders approved the election of Alfred P. Smith as director of the company.

Providence and Worcester Railroad Company, Annual General Meeting, Apr 30, 2014

Providence and Worcester Railroad Company, Annual General Meeting, Apr 30, 2014., at 10:00 US Eastern Standard Time. Location: Union Station, Two Washington Square. Agenda: To elect three directors and six directors to serve for terms of one year and until their successors are elected and qualified; and to vote upon an advisory (non-binding) resolution to approve the compensation of executive officers as described in this proxy statement; and to transact such other business, if any, as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment or adjournments thereof.

David F. Fitzgerald to Retire from Providence and Worcester Railroad Company as Vice President of Operations, Effective February 8, 2014

On January 2, 2014, David F. Fitzgerald, Vice President of Operations, gave notice of his retirement from Providence and Worcester Railroad Company, effective February 8, 2014.


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