The P&W was incorporated in Massachusetts as the Providence and Worcester Railway on March 12, 1844, and as the Providence and Worcester Railroad in Rhode Island in May 1844. The two companies were merged November 25, 1845 as the Providence and Worcester Railroad. The company bought the Blackstone ...
PW Joins G&W. As of January 3, 2017, the Providence and Worcester Railroad has joined the Genesee & Wyoming family of railroads. To visit the new Providence and Worcester web page, click here.
Career Opportunities. Providence and Worcester Railroad Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/M/F/D/V and welcomes all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, P&W complies with all applicable state ...
About Us. Providence and Worcester Railroad Company (“P&W”) is a regional freight railroad operating in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut and New York. P&W interchanges freight traffic with CSX Transportation, Inc. at Worcester, MA and at New Haven, CT; with Pan Am Railways, Inc. at Worcester, MA; with Pan ...
Aug 15, 2016 ... Genesee & Wyoming, a railroad freight hauler, said Monday it would buy Providence & Worcester Railroad Co. for $126 million, or $25 a share, to expand its routes in the northeast.The deal is a 53-percent premium over P&W's Friday closing price of $16.30. The stock closed Monday at $24.56, up $8.26.
The Providence & Worcester Railroad has been an independent line since 1973 but its history dates to 1844. Read about the company's history and its operations today.
Nov 1, 2016 ... Genesee & Wyoming Inc. has completed the acquisition of Providence and Worcester Railroad Company.
Aug 15, 2016 ... Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W) (NYSE:GWR) announced today that it has agreed to acquire Providence and Worcester Railroad Company (P&W)( NASDAQ: PWX) for.
Jul 25, 2017 ... Type Company - Public (PWX). Industry Rail. Revenue $25 to $50 million (USD) per year. Competitors Unknown. Giving an island its link, Providence and Worcester Railroad (P&W) stands as Rhode Island's sole interstate freight carrier. The regional freight railroad operates over a network of about 545 ...