If you have freight or equipment to transport to or from Alaska, or within Alaska, contact the Alaska Railroad first. We have the people, equipment, and experience to move difficult, heavy, large, and unusual dimensioned freight, as well as containerized and hazardous materials. With the Alaska Railroad's Rail-Marine Service, customers can load their goods onto a railcar in the Lower 48, and it will be seamlessly transferred to Alaska and railbelt communities via the Alaska Railroad's port in Seattle.
APL Logistics designs and operates global supply chains that deliver products to everywhere you need them. Its innovative end-to-end solutions use data connectivity for greater visibility and control. APL Logistics provides the resources necessary to support your supply chain. Services include shipment consolidation and deconsolidation, global freight forwarding and customs management, regional warehousing and distribution networks, and IT solutions that increase supply chain performance and reduce costs.
BNSF Logistics creates, implements, and executes high-value logistics solutions for customers by utilizing experienced logistics professionals; leading logistics technology; multi-modal execution including LTL, truckload, intermodal, and rail; and a deep understanding of its clients’ business. Ultimately, blending these factors together enables BNSF Logistics to become your most valued partner—the most critical link in your supply chain. Visit www.bnsflogistics for more details.
Expressway, another example of ingenuity by Canadian Pacific Railway, is a revolutionary short- to medium-haul transportation service that combines the best of truck and rail. Dedicated trains with scheduled departures from dedicated terminals (Toronto, Montreal, Windsor, Detroit) handle standard, non-reinforced truck trailers on specially designed railcars. Our automated check-in system processes drivers in under 15 minutes. Future expansion is planned for Chicago.
CN’s network of logistics parks are strategically located at the heart of North America to connect your business to world markets. Located in, or adjacent to, its intermodal rail yards, CN provides you with seamless and efficient transportation and easy access to major highways. CN provides access to all key logistics services—rail, intermodal, warehousing, distribution, CargoFlo liquid and dry bulk transload, and Autoport distribution facilities—in one location. As your supply chain partner, CN can help you find your new distribution home.
CSX Intermodal (CSXI) is an intermodal company with more than 1,000 employees serving customers from origin to destination with its own truck and terminal operations plus the assets of a dedicated domestic container fleet. CSXI, which is headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., serves all major East Coast ports, operates more than 40 terminals across the United States, connects to all major Class I carriers, and provides transcon shipments from coast-to-coast in CSXU containers.
The Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) is a 351-mile freight rail system located along the east coast of Florida. It is the exclusive rail provider for PortMiami, Port Everglades, and Port of Palm Beach. FEC connects to the national railway system in Jacksonville, Florida, to move cargo originating or terminating there. Based in Jacksonville, FEC provides end-to-end intermodal and carload solutions to customers who demand cost-effective and premium quality.
Hub's extensive service network - built over many years - enables it to provide innovative transportation solutions that are versatile, flexible, and designed to deliver maximum efficiency. With this advantage, Hub Group is able to collaborate with customers daily to help them meet their transportation challenges. With intermodal, highway, and logistics transportation offerings, the Hub Network is your single source - coast to coast, border to border. Visit the Web site to learn what Hub can do for you.
Norfolk Southern Corporation is one of the nation's premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway subsidiary operates approximately 21,000 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides superior connections to western rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is North America's largest rail carrier of metals and automotive products.
Railinc Corp. is a leading provider of rail data, IT, and information services to the North American freight rail industry. Our Umler® and RailSight™ systems support critical rail processes from car movement to track and trace, and provide intelligence that helps railroads, rail equipment owners, their customers and business partners increase productivity and keep assets moving. Railinc is the largest single source for real-time, accurate, interline rail data and rail shipment status information.
Union Pacific Corporation operates North America's premier railroad franchise, covering 23 states in the western two-thirds of the United States. Union Pacific Railroad links every major West Coast and Gulf Coast port and provides service to the East through its four major gateways in Chicago, St. Louis, Memphis, and New Orleans. Additionally, Union Pacific operates key north/south corridors and is the only railroad to serve all six major gateways to Mexico. UP also interchanges traffic with the Canadian rail systems.
The Intermodal Transportation Institute at the University of Denver offers an Executive Masters Program that awards a Master of Science in Intermodal Transportation Management from the University of Denver. This program prepares transportation industry managers for the increasingly complex, global business environment where knowledge of finance, quantitative processes, supply chain, law, and public policy issues, as well as freight, passenger, and intermodal transportation operational strategies, are critical management tools for success. Call 303-871-4702 or visit www.du.edu/transportation.