BNSF Automotive: 2018-2019 Christmas and New Year’s Operating Plan

BNSF: December 6, 2018

 


To: BNSF Automotive Customers

12/06/2018

BNSF Automotive: 2018-2019 Christmas and New Year’s Operating Plan

TRAIN SERVICE
BNSF’s Automotive 2018-2019 Christmas and New Year’s operating plan will remain focused on meeting customers’ expectations while matching operations to any reductions in traffic volumes. This year, BNSF will observe the Christmas holiday on Monday, December 24, and Tuesday, December 25, and the New Year’s holiday on Monday, December 31, and…




Westfield Auto Ramp Embargoed for George H.W. Bush Funeral Train

UP: December 4, 2018

Announcement Number: CN2018-45
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: December 4, 2018

To Our Customers,
Union Pacific will provide the memorial funeral train for George H.W. Bush, which will depart from the Union Pacific auto facility in Westfield, Texas, on Thursday, December 6. In preparation, this auto ramp has been closed from Monday, December 3, through Friday, December 7. An embargo of the Westfield auto ramp has been issued and no rail shipments will be allowed during this…



Northern California Fires Have Minimal Impact on Operations

UP: November 14, 2018

Announcement Number: CN2018-44
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: November 14, 2018

To Our Customers,
The fires currently affecting Northern California have had minimal impact on Union Pacific operations with the exception of one stretch of rail line between Oroville and Keddie, California. Trains traveling through this area will be rerouted to minimize the impact to customer shipments.
We will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates if needed.
If you have any…



Update Report: Wildfires on the UP Canyon Subdivision

BNSF: November 11, 2018

 


To: All Impacted Customers

11/11/2018

Update Report: Wildfires on the UP Canyon Subdivision

On Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 1:45 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a fire on the UP Canyon subdivision near Pulga, CA. Pulga, CA is 152 miles north of Sacramento, CA. BNSF field personal are on site working with California Fire and other first responders for updates. Currently we are rerouting trains around the wildfires as conditions permit.

BNSF will continue to…




Initial Report: Wildfires on the UP Canyon Subdivision

BNSF: November 10, 2018

 


To: All Impacted Customers

11/10/2018

Initial Report: Wildfires on the UP Canyon Subdivision

On Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 1:45 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a fire on the UP Canyon subdivision near Pulga, CA. Pulga, CA is 152 miles north of Sacramento, CA. California Fire has requested that all rail traffic be stopped.

BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. The next update to this service advisory will be…




Update Report: Train derailment(s) on the San Bernardino Subdivision

BNSF: November 9, 2018

 


To: All Impacted Customers

11/09/2018

Update Report: Train derailment(s) on the San Bernardino Subdivision

BNSF continues to work through our service recovery efforts in Los Angeles, CA. As a result of the derailment(s) our intermodal facilities continue to have elevated inventory due to the delay of departing eastbound trains from the facilities following the service interruption and related train congestion into and out of the Los Angeles, CA area.

We will review these…




Update Report: Train derailment(s) on the San Bernardino Subdivision

BNSF: November 8, 2018

 


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11/08/2018

Update Report: Train derailment(s) on the San Bernardino Subdivision

On November 07, 2018 at 12:07 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a Union Pacific train derailment near DT Junction, CA impacting all BNSF main line tracks. DT Junction, CA is 7 miles south east of Los Angeles, CA. The main tracks opened on November 07, 2018 at 9:20 p.m. CDT.

On November 08, 2018 at 12:30 a.m. CDT a second train derailed on the San Bernardino subdivision between,…




Initial Report: Train derailment on San Bernardino Subdivision

BNSF: November 7, 2018

 


To: All Impacted Customers

11/07/2018

Initial Report: Train derailment on San Bernardino Subdivision

On Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 12:07 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a Union Pacific train derailment near DT Junction, CA impacting all BNSF main line tracks. DT Junction, CA is approximately 7 miles southeast of Los Angeles, CA. BNSF field personnel are responding to the derailment site. The estimated time of opening for the main tracks is November 07, 2018…




Upcoming Accessorial Changes

UP: November 5, 2018

Announcement Number: CN2018-42
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: November 5, 2018

To Our Customers,
We are modifying accessorial tariff, UP 6004, effective January 1, 2019. The changes are consistent with our Unified Plan 2020 methodology focusing on reliability and efficiency — for both Union Pacific and our customers. The following sections illustrate the new accessorial rates.
Unit Train Tariff – Union Pacific is standardizing and simplifying our Unit Train Tariff.
Customer…



BNSF Automotive: 2018 Thanksgiving Operating Plan

BNSF: November 2, 2018

 


To: BNSF Automotive Customers

11/02/2018

BNSF Automotive: 2018 Thanksgiving Operating Plan

TRAIN SERVICE

BNSF’s Automotive 2018 Thanksgiving operating plan will remain focused on meeting customers’ expectations while matching operations to any reductions in traffic volumes. This year, BNSF will observe the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23.

BNSF will operate automotive trains over the Thanksgiving holiday and our automotive facilities will…