Chicago Port & Rail LLC is a family owned and operated establishment formed by David Zenere, who has over 40 years of experience in the transportation industry. His company also known as Z-Force transportation allows Chicago Port & Rail LLC to transfer materials via truck without difficulty. Our products will consist of bulk material such as limestone, pig iron, salt, dirt etc. With over two thousand feet of dock access we have the ability to handle up to 5 barges at once.
The facility is equipped with a switch line railroad that permits us to be accessible with any rail line in Chicago. Our facility is serviced by Norfolk Southern and Indiana Harbor Belt. Our in line rail system can accommodate up to 100 standard size rail cars. The calumet river allows us to accommodate barges and off shore deep sea vessels. Chicago Port & Rail LLC is located at 3245 east 103rd street and extends south to 106th street. Our site encompasses 40 acres and is located 13 miles south of the city of Chicago at mile marker 331 along the face of the calumet river. As a multi-modal terminal, Chicago port and Rail LLC can handle loading or off-loading of cargo from barges, vessels, trucks and rail cars. Our customer base extends from local business and industries to international corporations worldwide.