what makes us unique
Accomplish rail projects in the safest, best-designed, most economical and timely manner.
USA Rail Terminals (USART) is led by rail veterans with over 100 years combined experience in the rail industry.
Executive Team President
Mr. Donnan is a co-founder of USART where he assists with sales, real estate acquisitions, contract negotiations as well as involvement with operations.
Mr. Donnan has managed and directed privately held companies in various sectors of the economy and has started and developed multi-million dollar companies with continued growth and profitability.
Mr. Donnan has extensive experience with large contracts; federal, state and local codes; compliances and legal matters. Mr. Donnan is also an experienced financial analyst and is skilled at solving issues involving profit and loss as well as securing and raising growth capital.
Jim’s business background ranges from all aspects of sales, real estate, workforce housing with major energy service companies, and other areas within the energy sector.
Executive Vice President
Director of Operations
Danny Allison is the General Manager of Rail Operations Support. Mr. Allison is responsible for the design and analysis of each project from an operational stand point.
With over 32 years of experience in the rail industry while employed with Southern Pacific Transportation/Union Pacific Railroad, Mr. Allison was responsible for terminal operations in areas such as San Antonio, TX, Livonia, LA, New Braunfels, TX, and Beaumont, TX.
Mr. Allison also served as the General Manager for the TXNW located in Sunray, TX as well as its sister company, the TXGN, located in Gonzales, TX.
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Linear Feet of Track
* Railcar capacity is derived from existing availability and rail under construction.
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Provide unparalleled build-to-suit rail design, construction and operations. Most importantly, our Mission is encompassed by Safety. We view safety as our most important obligation to our employees and customers. We employ a 3rd party safety consultant to provide our training, manuals and audits including substance abuse screening and compliance to Customer safety requirements. We are experienced with in-plant safety requirements and standards of conduct.
Develop long term business relationships with large Corporations by financing and constructing rail assets that will provide a solution to our Customer and a profitable return to USART.
USART provides senior management and oversight of its rail projects and assets. It also oversees all financial investments, contract administration and Customer relations. Our in-house capabilities include management, accounting, legal and administration.
Regional Railcar storage Facilities
Loup Logistics Certified Vendor
USA Rail Terminals has been named a 2020 Loup Select Connect facility. This designation signifies our status as a preferred member of the Loup Logistics network.
USA Rail Terminals was chosen based on our successful track record with Loup (and formerly UPDS) as well as key-value metrics such as service and facilities capabilities, safety record, and submitted rate matrix.