• Largest independent supplier and shipper of untreated crossties
  • Delivering a dependable supply of quality crossties
  • Leading the industry in 'greener', longer-lasting crossties at lower cost
  • Creating a new industry standard for borate pre-treated crossties
  • Growing through sales, service, acquisition and joint venture

Introducing Tuff-Tie™, our borate pre-treated crosstie with enhanced environmental benefits and greater longevity at lower cost.

Winter 2013 Newsletter

Our Winter 2013 Newsletter


Boatright Companies Enters Crosstie Agreement with Gross & Janes Co. The Wall Street Journal, May 6, 2013

Gross & Janes Co. to operate Boatright Railroad Products' Green Tie processing facilities in Alabama and provide Borate Pre-treatment

Gross & Janes Co. acquires crosstie production facility and timberland assets from Tucker Lumber Company And Smith-Turner Land Company - January 2012

Gross & Janes acquires tie production facility and timberland assets - Railway Track and Structures, January 12, 2012

Updates from Gross & Janes, Vossloh, Alstom and L.B. Foster - Progressive Railroading, January 12th, 2012

Gross & Janes rolls on with KC Southern contract - St. Louis Business Journal, November 25, 2011

Crosstie Purchasing News, September 2011

Railroad Tie Shipping, Supply Company Moves To Kirkwood - Webster-Kirkwood Times Online, July 29, 2011

Updates from Gross & Janes, Parsons, INIT Innovations and TranSystems - Progressive Railroading, July 19, 2011

Gross & Janes moves HQ to Kirkwood, Mo. - Railway Age, July 18, 2011

Railroad company Gross & Janes ties up more business - St. Louis Business Journal, July 15, 2011

Gross & Janes Co. moving headquarters to historic downtown Kirkwood, Missouri - July 6, 2011

Crosstie Purchasing News, May 2011

Gross & Janes names president, CEO - St. Louis Business Journal, February 14, 2011

Pourney names Gross & Janes CEO - Railway Age, February 14, 2011

Pourney joins Gross & Janes as president, CEO - Progressive Railroading, February 15, 2011