While looking at a railroad map of New Mexico, I saw that there are two branch lines heading east from Carlsbad, NM. I was wondering where these lines went, and what kind of traffic, they had, or still have. Thanks!
Rail expansion slated for crude-oil transload facility
Murex LLC and Cetane Energy LLC have agreed to a major capacity expansion of a crude-oil transloading facility in Carlsbad, New Mexico.
Expected to be completed in the third quarter, the expansion will include a 100,000-barrel tank, additional lease automated custody transfer units for offloading trucks and expansion of the existing rail-car loading rack, Murex and Cetane officials said in a press release.