Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Metals shippers honor Union Pacific

Written by  Luther S. Miller, Senior Consulting Editor

Union Pacific has been named Logistics/Transportation Provider of the Year at the 2012 American Metals Market (AMM) Steel Tube and Pipe Conference.

The award recognizes a transportation or distribution company that best meets the needs of the tube and pipe industry. UP was recognized for its Pipeline Express Product.

"It is an honor to win this award from American Metals Market," said Eric Butler, Union Pacific vice president and general manager-Industrial Products. "Union Pacific recognizes the importance of providing a turnkey operation to the pipe industry and is constantly striving to improve the logistics of transporting these materials as safely and efficiently as possible, helping the industry grow."