New Orleans & Gulf Coast Railway Company

New Orleans & Gulf Coast LogoThe 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. The railroad serves over twenty switching and industrial customers and is the only railroad operating east of Avondale, LA on the Westbank. 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.


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

Customer Service Contact:

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

Shipper Information:

Rail Carrier Interface Request
Service Exception Form
Shipper Connect Login


Connecting Railroads:

UPRR at Westwego, LA

Business Development Contacts:

Michael Agee
General Manager
Phone: 504-391-3167

Michael Haeg
Vice President of Marketing and Sales
Phone: 817-731-7187