The Oyen Rail Yard & Logistics Park Project is a 155-acre multi-phase economic rail-yard. The rail yard is located on the north edge of the Town of Oyen and will have up to 2,500 cars annually, bringing in and shipping out a variety of specialty agricultural products. The Oyen Rail Yard is approximately 35 acres and it's Logistics Park is 120 acres.
This rail-yard attracted significant interest from private sector companies including Obhrai K4 Agriculture. Already developed, the Oyen Rail Yard and Logistics Park will position this region as an intermediate transportation hub in Western Canada.
“A project like the Oyen Rail Yard & Logistics Park plays to our strengths and builds on the successes of our past. It allows us to start small, while still building for future development. It is a strategic investment by the Board into the local people and businesses who call this region home.”
Jordon Christianson, Chair – Special Areas Board
“We are excited about the opportunity to bring new investment and economic opportunities to our town, and to our surrounding communities. This project will create jobs, both direct and indirect, it will support future development and it will help maintain Oyen and area as an attractive place to do business. Projects like this give people the opportunity to stay in our community, raise families and having a good life.”