Watco Companies, LLC, is a Pittsburg, Kansas, based transportation company providing transportation, terminal and port, mechanical, and supply chain services to Customers throughout North America and Australia.

Watco is the owner of Watco Transportation Services, LLC, one of the largest short line railroad holding companies in the U.S. with 41 short line railroads operating on more than 5,100 miles of track, as well as 31 industrial contract switching locations. The Terminal and Port Services division currently manages more than 86 terminals. Watco's Mechanical Services operates at 19 locations with four them providing mobile mechanical services and eight of them providing AAR certified tank car repair services.

Watco's Customer First Foundation Principles

  • Value Our Customers
  • Value Our People
  • Safely Improve Every Day