The Dispatch


Previous Issues

Media Releases

April 16, 2024
Watco Announces Executive Leadership Changes

October 5, 2023
Watco Releases Annual Sustainability Report

September 20, 2023
Watco Named No. 88 on Newsweek’s 2023 America’s Most Loved Workplace List

May 31, 2023
Watco Named No. 67 on Newsweek’s 2023 Global Most Loved Workplace List

February  28, 2023
Watco Extends Sympathy at Passing of David Starling

November 2, 2022
Watco Expands Refugio Transload Terminal, Doubling SIT Yard Capacity

October 12, 2022
Mike Rowe’s “How America Works” Highlights Watco’s Role in Keeping the Supply Chain Moving

October 6, 2022
Watco Named to Newsweek’s List of the Top 100 Most Loved Workplaces for 2022

August 22, 2022
Great Plains Development Authority Selects Watco as Rail Operations Provider

August 2, 2022
Port of Corpus Christi and Watco’s Texas Coastal Bend Railroad Celebrate Start of Service with Locomotive Unveiling

June 30, 2022
South Kansas & Oklahoma Railroad Hosts Senator Moran at CRISI Grant Celebration

May 19, 2022
Watco Safe Performance Center Holds Ribbon Cutting

May 4, 2022
Watco Certified as a Most Loved Workplace®

April 27, 2022
Birmingham-Jefferson County Port Authority Receives ADECA Funds for Port Birmingham Warehouse Project

April 22, 2022
Watco Releases First-Ever Sustainability Report

March 9, 2022
The  Port of Corpus Christi Selects Watco as Rail Service Provider

January 18, 2022
New Port 10 Watco Rail Logistics Storage-In-Transit (SIT) Yard will Alleviate Railcar Congestion and Accelerate Supply Chain Movement

August 4, 2021
$124 Million Development Plan Will Transform Ardmore Industrial Airpark into International, Multimodal Logistics Hub 2021

July 6, 2021
Watco Announces Investment Partnership

May 20, 2021
Bogalusa Bayou Railroad Purchases Louisiana Rail Line

May 4, 2021
Watco Opens Rail and Transloading Facility in Southeast Texas

March 30, 2021
CN and Watco Reach Agreement on Sale of Rail Lines in Northern Ontario, Wisconsin, and Michigan

February 11, 2021
Watco Ranks as One of America’s Best Mid-Size Employers by Forbes

February 9, 2021
Crowley and Watco Partner to Support Offshore Wind Energy

Making a Difference

There are people at Watco whose actions are having a positive impact and making a difference for their co-workers, customers, and communities.


Quarterly Photo Contest

Congratulations to Tracey Green, our 2022 4th Quarter Photo Contest winner! His photo from the Blue Ridge Southern Railroad railroad shows fall colors covering the mountains as two locomotives pull a short train back to Canton, North Carolina.

The 1st quarter contest is now open! Submit your photo entries to