• 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

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Our Fall 2016 Newsletter

Fall 2016 Newsletter


Crosstie Purchasing News, Fall 2016

Gross & Janes Co. Announces Senior Management Transition and New Equity Owners - September 2016

Gross & Janes Receives United States Patent for Two-Step Borate Pre-Treatment Method and Equipment for Wood Crossties - September 2016

Crosstie Purchasing News, Summer 2016

Crosstie Purchasing News, Spring 2016

Crosstie Purchasing News, Winter 2016

Scott McBride Named Vice President of Procurement at Gross & Janes, Bill Behan Joins as Vice President of Plant Operations, and Heather Bridges Promoted to Controller - December 2015

Crosstie Purchasing News, Summer 2015

Crosstie Purchasing News, Fall 2014

Crosstie Purchasing News, Summer 2014

Crosstie Purchasing News, Spring 2014

Gross & Janes Building New $2.2 Million Crosstie Production Facility With Borate Treatment Capabilities in Camden, Arkansas - November 2013

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