EWilmot

Home/EWilmot

About EWilmot

Eric Wilmot has just been promoted on January 1st of this year to Director Marketing & Technology. Eric grew up in the Cleveland area and attended Full Sail University in Orlando, FL, where he graduated with a AA in Film & Video Production. After working on films, television and music videos Eric was Director Event Technology for PSAV Presentation Services before joining Iron Horse in 2011 as Logistics Analyst. He has also held positions as Logistics Account Manager and Manager Support Services prior to his recent appointment. Eric and Justine have three daughters- 9, 6 and 8 months- and one son age 4.

Fool Me Once…

Eric Wilmot, Director Marketing & Technology What would you do if someone broke into your home while you were away and pilfered very important documents from the spot you thought was secure? What if he covered his tracks so well the theft went unnoticed until a phone call from the thief revealed what [...]

By | 2017-05-15T10:10:10+00:00 May 15th, 2017|logistics|0 Comments

Some UP Service Restored

The UP has updated the status of service in Missouri. Lines between St. Louis and Jefferson City and more have been restored. Read more detail of the restored service, including the list of restored lines, HERE.

By | 2017-05-04T16:31:51+00:00 May 4th, 2017|logistics|0 Comments

UP Announcement: Service Interruptions

The UP announced Tuesday that Meramec River flooding has severely impacted rail service in Missouri and Illinois. Service has been suspended for lines between St. Louis and Jefferson City & Poplar Bluff, MO; Mt. Vernon and Chester, IL. For more details, the announcement may be found HERE.

By | 2017-05-03T07:38:57+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|logistics|0 Comments

UP Confirms Northern California Outage

4/26 UPDATE: The UP has assessed the condition of this line and quoted an outage of 30 days. The UP announced Tuesday the outage of a main rail line in Northern California between stations Redding and Dunsmuir. If your shipments travel on this line you can expect significant delays. Call us at (330) 995-9859 for [...]

By | 2017-04-26T15:02:58+00:00 April 26th, 2017|logistics|0 Comments

Spring Into Action

Eric Wilmot, Director Marketing & Technology   Unlike most winters, this article will be short. The snow has melted in much of the country and lush green is replacing the slate-grey sheets of ice. Also emerging are the many shipments that the warmer weather encourages. An initial glance at the AAR data shows [...]

By | 2017-04-17T17:02:57+00:00 April 17th, 2017|FYI, logistics, railcars, Transportation|0 Comments