Through NCRR Invests, we evaluate requests for investments to address the freight rail infrastructure needs of business and industry considering location or expansion in North Carolina.
Eligible rail-related investments include, but are not limited to:
- Site grading & drainage for tracks
- Lead, siding & other track construction
- Railroad signals
- Rail loading facilities
Since launching NCRR Invests in 2016, the North Carolina Railroad Company has partnered on economic development projects resulting in 2,000 new jobs, more than $14M investment by NCRR, and more than $1.5 billion investment by companies choosing to locate or expand in North Carolina. Download the NCRR Invests Summary.
NCRR is also committed to investing in freight rail infrastructure needs at the state’s rail-served megasites should a new or expanding rail-served industry choose to locate at the sites.