About USA Rail

Your Hub for Railcar Storage and Transloading

Strategic Supply Chain Solutions

USA Rail is a logistics company with rail terminals strategically positioned in key Gulf Coast markets, surrounded by leading names in refining and petrochemicals. USA Rail offers customers a variety of services, including railcar storage, switching, transloading, cleaning and more, making customers’ transportation and storage needs possible. With rail terminals in Baton Rouge, Louisiana served by the UP, and Port Arthur, Texas served by the KCS, USA Rail is the preferred rail partner for Gulf Coast industry. USA Rail’s footprint covers 204 acres of heavy industrial land, over 1,600 railcar storage spots, and has ample room for expansion.

Multiple Strategic Locations

Two rail terminals with a third coming soon

Custom Supply Chain Solutions

Railcar storage, switching, transloading, cleaning and more.

Optionality for Customers

Access to UP in Baton Rouge and KCS in Port Arthur

Proven Rail Operators

Unmatched Safety, Service and Security

Experienced in Volume

More than 30,000 railcars switched per year

USA Rail was acquired in July 2020 by Alpenglow Rail. Based in Denver, Colorado, Alpenglow Rail focuses on investing in, developing, and managing freight rail businesses, and related transportation assets across North America.

Learn more by visiting Alpenglow Rail

A.Baton Rouge, LA Union Pacific
B.Port Arthur, TX Kansas City Southern

Our Team

USA Rail Terminals (USART) is led by rail veterans with over 100 years combined experience in the rail industry.

Steve Roth

Steve Roth

Regional Vice President of Commercial & Development

Mr. Roth is one of the co-founders of USA Rail, and is the Regional Vice President of Commercial & Development. Mr. Roth leads the company’s sales, marketing, and business development efforts, along with the design, development, construction, and project work required to help customers grow.

From helping a new rail shipper develop the right rail solutions for their logistics challenges, to leading the design and construction of a new rail yard for a new customer’s storage needs, to procuring custom transload equipment to help a customer transfer product from truck to rail, Mr. Roth is an innovative solutions oriented professional uniquely capable of helping USA Rail’s customers succeed.

Prior to forming USA Rail, Mr. Roth was Vice-President of Construction and Special Projects for Frac Tech Services and FTS International LLC.
Mr. Roth has over 30 years’ experience in engineering, construction management and operations management. Mr. Roth has had Senior Managerial oversight of engineering consultant selection, fee negotiation and contract development of many multimillion dollar projects including rail facilities projects in Wilburton OK, Elk City OK, Monahans TX, Readfield WI, Tomah WI, Pleasanton TX, Washington PA, Williamsport PA, Burlington ND.

Mr. Roth holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from McMurry University and a Masters of Aeronautical Science from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University.

Danny Allison

Danny Allison

Regional Vice President of Operations

Danny Allison is the Regional Vice President of Operations for USA Rail, leading the operating team at both Baton Rouge, LA and Port Arthur, TX. Mr. Allison’s responsibilities include leading and mentoring the various operating teams, managing and executing upon USA Rail’s stringent safety programs, developing and implementing the employee training programs, and overseeing the customer service department.

Prior to USA Rail, Mr. Allison’s railroad career included various roles of increasing responsibility at Southern Pacific Transportation / Union Pacific Railroad where Mr. Allison ultimately 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.

Leveraging a 32 year history of railroad experience, Mr. Allison has created a unique culture of operating excellence and a safety first mentality at USA Rail. Mr. Allison strongly believes that Safety, Service and Security are the pillars of running a world class rail terminal, and prioritizes these values in making every operating decision. Mr. Allison has instilled this commitment to Safety, Service and Security across the entire USA Rail operating team.

Our Numbers

Railcar Storage Spots

Industrial-Zoned Acres


Markets and Class 1 Railroads

USA Rail Switches More Than

Railcars per Year

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