Wood River Transload Terminal

The Wood River Transload Terminal stands out for its geodesic dome used for indoor storage and to transload commodities like soda ash and steel. This secure facility also offers a railcar storage yard with 450 spots.


Warehousing/Material Handling

  • Accessible by rail and truck
  • Unload or load railcars or trucks
  • 150,000+ sq. ft. of inside storage
  • Railcar storage yard (up to 450 car spots)


Terminal Features

  • 40 railcar spots
  • Certified truck scale
  • Portable conveyors
  • Up to 36,000-pound capacity forklift
  • Gated, secure facility



Specializing in breakbulk, dry and liquid bulk commodities including:

  • Lumber
  • Soda ash
  • Steel


We’re equipped to move any commodity anywhere thanks to our comprehensive network of transportation experts. Contact sales@watco.com to learn more.



  • Rail: CPKC, UP, NS (open to CSX via NS)
  • Road: I-44, I-70, I-255, Hwy 143


Terminal Access, Hours, and Information

  • Get directions
  • Monday through Friday, 7 m. to 3 p.m.
  • Trucks must arrive by 2:30 p.m.
  • Required personal protective equipment: gloves, hard hat, safety boots, safety glasses, and high-visibility vest



435 N Old St Louis Rd

Wood River, IL 62095

(620) 617-0471

Terminal Manager

Kim Gardner

(620) 617-0471


Sales Manager

Ryan Krull

(314) 800-6525