November 10, 2017
R. J. Corman Switching: Toyota Tupelo
The R. J. Corman Railroad Switching Company has provided switching services as well as shuttle and railcar loading for Toyota Motor Manufacturing MS in Blue Springs, MS since 2011. Their operations are focused on loading and unloading large groups of cars and fulfilling unique customer requirements. For Toyota Blue Springs, they get involved immediately after production by taking the vehicles right off the production line to the trucks or railcars and loading the vehicles for transportation. Over 600 cars were handled by R. J. Corman, daily in 2018. Toyota recently awarded Corman with the contracts for the Georgetown KY, Princeton In, and San Antonio TX facilities as well and they expect to move over 2 million vehicles in 2019.
Through the work done for Toyota, R. J. Corman Switching has been able to build their reputation in the auto industry. R. J. Corman Railroad Switching Company maintains customer rail yards and supplies, builds new service tracks, and provides all locomotive needs. They have proved to be a diversified company that is dedicated to meeting the switching needs of any customer.