Rail Campus

Welcome to the Seward/Lincoln Regional Rail Campus

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“Don’t miss this opportunity to be a part of the Midwest’s premier railsite campus.”
– Mayor Josh Eickmeier

This 306 acre rail served industrial property located in Seward, Nebraska is a shovel-ready site: in close proximity to I-80; with all utilities adjacent; abuts the BNSF railroad mainline; and has enough room to fit an entire unit train on a potential rail loop design (see Master Plan Concept map below). Contact us for questions or to set up a site visit:

Jonathan Jank 
President & CEO
Office:  402-643-4189
Cell:  402-570-8020
Email:  Jonathan@CultivateSewardCounty.com

Master Plan Concept - Seward/Lincoln Regional Rail Campus

Site Details

  • 306 total acres
  • 300 adjacent acres available
  • Level topography
  • Within City service limits
  • Internal rail loop possible

Available Workforce

Populations

  • 6,964 – City of Seward
  • 16,750 – Seward County
  • 285,407 – Lancaster County
  • 370,000 – Seward and contiguous counties
  • 500,000 – Within 50-mile radius

Airport Access

  • 2 miles – Seward – Municipal
  • 27 miles – Lincoln – Commercial
  • 81 miles – Omaha – Commercial
  • 205 – Kansas City – International

Innovative Incentives

Property is within a designated Foreign Trade Zone (#59).

Federal, state, and local incentives available.

Transportation

Highway & Interstate Access

  • 0.0 miles US HWY 15 – North & South
  • 0.5 miles US HWY 34 – East & West
  • 4.5 miles Interstate I-80

Transportation Infrastructure - Seward/Lincoln Regional Rail Campus

Transportation Infrastructure – Seward/Lincoln Regional Rail Campus

Railroad Access

  • BNSF railroad mainline along north side of property (25 miles to BNSF’s Hobson Yard)
  • Proposed inside loop clear 7,839′ (accommodates a unit train)
  • Proposed outside loop clear 8,570′

Utilities

Abutting Utilities

  • Fiber Optics- Layer 2 – 10 Gbps – Unite
  • Power – 115KV substation in close proximity – NPPD
  • Natural gas – 6″ plastic & 4″ steel – Black Hills Energy
  • Water – 14″ & 12″ treated, 16″ raw – City of Seward
  • Sanitary – 16″ & 10″ – City of Seward

Utility Infrastructure - Seward/Lincoln Regional Rail Campus

Utility Infrastructure – Seward/Lincoln Regional Rail Campus

The City of Seward is a thriving area where your business will grow. Local employers cite the Midwest work ethic and access to a population of almost one-half million as strengths to their Seward, Nebraska location. With only a 20-minute drive to downtown Lincoln, Seward has access to metropolitan services with cost of living and quality of life advantages of a mid-size community.