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BNSF, NS to reopen key intermodal terminals

(Source: Progressive Railroading, September 9, 2021)

Since more intermodal capacity is needed to help ease supply-chain congestion that has slowed U.S. container flows, BNSF Railway Co. and Norfolk Southern Railway have reopened key intermodal terminals. On September 10, NS began a gradual reopening of its Franklin County Regional Intermodal Facility in Greencastle, Pennsylvania, starting with a lane of domestic traffic that runs between the Class Iís intermodal facilities in Memphis, Tennessee, and Rutherford, Pennsylvania. Meanwhile, BNSF in August reopened its Harvard Intermodal Facility in Marion, Arkansas. The 20-acre terminal features more than 6,500 feet of track, 500 wheeled parking and 300 stacking spots, and two side loaders.

Full story: Progressive Railroading

Thursday, September 9, 2021

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