The League of Railway Women (LRW) has added BNSF Logistics’ Vickie Vaughn and Trinity Industries’ Shundrekia Stewart to its Board of Directors; they will serve as Deputy Chairs of Education and Membership, respectively.
BNSF Logistics has selected TRAC Intermodal as Intermodal Equipment Provider of the Year.
Editor’s Note: The following story was posted on the Rail Talk area of the BNSF website. It is shared here in its entirety, with permission. We think it presents yet another useful example of how the rail industry is performing an essential service in the national supply chain, in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. — William C. Vantuono
Construction is under way on BNSF’s new Logistics Center Hudson, located approximately 25 miles north of Denver International Airport and 30 miles northeast of downtown Denver, and “designed to help customers reach Denver and its surrounding markets via rail-served sites in an easy fashion.” BNSF announced the new center concurrently with a rebranding of its logistics subsidiary, BNSF Logistics LLC.
BNSF Logistics has selected Blume Global as its digital supply chain platform, providing solutions to assist BNSF in optimizing the intermodal transport services it offers to customers worldwide.
BNSF Logistics has introduced a new 20-axle railcar, the TEXX 900, which joins its specialized fleet to handle heavy-haul and over-dimensional loads.
BNSF on Aug. 21 officially debuted Logistics Center Oklahoma City, the railroad’s newest logistics center. Located in Moore, Okla., within the city limits of Oklahoma City, the Center is designed to accommodate manifest and unit train customers, in addition to providing a storage site.
BNSF Logistics, LLC, a multi-modal third-party logistics service provider, has acquired Unlimited Freight, a New Braunfels, Tex.-based 3PL (third-party logistics services provider).
BNSF Logistics, LLC, a multi-modal third-party logistics service provider, has appointed Nancee Ronning as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), a newly-created post, effective immediately.