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Glenwood Transload – Pittsburgh, PA

Operated by Allegheny Valley Railroad (AVR), our transload facility features a 40-ton capacity Mi-Jack traveling gantry crane, centerbeam unloading, 3+ acres of ground storage, and daily AVR rail service connecting to all of Pittsburgh’s major linehaul and regional rail carriers.  Our facility offers a wide array of services, packaging the best combinations of long haul rail service, transload, and truck delivery to maximize your inventory flexibility and freight savings. Please contact Michael Filoni in our sales and marketing department to find out more about the logistics solution that meets your needs.

Transload Crane Unloading

Commodities handled:

  • Pipe
  • Structural Steel
  • Bar & Rod Product
  • Semi-Finished Steel
  • Non-Ferrous Metals
  • Steel Coils
  • Lumber and Forest Products
  • Dimensional loads
  • ABC Containers
  • Construction Products

Truck Delivery can be arranged upon request via On Demand Transportation. ondemandlogo.jpg


  • 40-ton capacity crane
  • flatcar, gondola car, centerbeam, bulkhead flat, and boxcar unloading
  • 3+ acres ground storage

Mike Gage - Crane at Glenwood

Our location boasts daily rail service provided by Allegheny Valley Railroad, as well as excellent connectivity to major railroads, including:

  • Norfolk Southern
  • CSX Transportation
  • Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad
  • Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad


Site Overview:


Loading Steel Plate

  • Spreader Bar
  • C Hook for Coils
  • Plate Lifter
  • Other equipment as needed to support new business

Our Location is located about 4.5 miles from the center of Pittsburgh, providing access to major roadways including I376 & 76, I279 & 79, PA 65, and other major roadways to get your product headed swiftly in the right direction.

Operations Contact

Contact Mike Gage at (412) 521-0917 or

Driver Safety Information

Download AVR Glenwood Transload Driver Safety Info [pdf]