ARG Transportation Services

ARG Trans to Operate Coos Bay Oregon Rail Line

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COOS BAY, Ore., April 27—ARG Trans has been selected by the Oregon International Port of Coos Bay as the preferred operator for the 133-mile Coos Bay rail line, following interviews with five final candidates in January 2011.

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Arizona Railroad Group Becomes ARG Trans

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BENSON, Ariz., August 14, 2009—Arizona Railroad Group has changed its name to ARG Trans, effective July 1, 2009. “Our goal is to broaden our services beyond Arizona and expand logistical options for customers, such as transloading freight between rail cars and trucks,” said ARG Trans President Scott Parkinson. “Bottom line, we want to increase our rail and related transportation activities with other communities and businesses–particularly in the West.”

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Arizona Railroad Group Promotes Scott Parkinson to President, CEO

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BENSON, Ariz., Jan. 25, 2008–The Arizona Railroad Group (ARG), an Arizona-based railroad investment company and owner of the San Pedro & Southwestern Railroad (SPSR), has promoted Scott L. Parkinson from vice president and general manager to president and chief executive officer, effective January 1, 2008. Headquarters for ARG and SPSR are located in Benson, Ariz. Read more