Service Impacted in Dallas/Ft. Worth Area

UP: September 22, 2018

Announcement Number: CN2018-36
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: September 22, 2018

To Our Customers,
Prolonged rainfall has caused multiple washouts and track damage along Union Pacific rail lines throughout the Dallas/Ft. Worth area.
Customers with rail shipments moving through this area can anticipate delays of 24 to 48 hours until the rain subsides and crews are able to make the necessary repairs.
We apologize for any inconvenience these delays may cause. Please note that…



Service Outage between Sioux City and Alton, Iowa

UP: September 21, 2018

Announcement Number: CN2018-35
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: September 21, 2018

To Our Customers,

Prolonged rainfall has caused washouts and water over the rail in multiple locations along the rail line between Sioux City and Alton, Iowa. As a result, service will be suspended until the water recedes and crews make the necessary repairs. Trains will be detoured around the affected area where possible.

Customers with rail shipments moving through this area can anticipate…




Union Pacific Announces Unified Plan 2020

UP: September 17, 2018

Announcement Number: CN2018-33
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: September 17, 2018

To Our Customers,

As you may know, we recently announced new executive management appointments within the Union Pacific organization.

As I transition into my new role as executive vice president, Marketing and Sales, my top priority is you. I plan to not miss a beat and continue the important work we are doing to improve your experience as a Union Pacific customer.

A New Operating Plan
Today we…




Final Report: Train derailment at Medill, MO

BNSF: September 12, 2018

 


To: All Impacted Customers

09/12/2018

Final Report: Train derailment at Medill, MO

On Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 12:15 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment near Medill, MO impacting both main lines. Medill, MO is approximately 30 miles west of Fort Madison, IA. Main track two returned to service on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 06:50 p.m. CDT.



If you have any questions, please send an email to Customer.Notifications@bnsf.com




Limited Service Between Redding and Dunsmuir, California

UP: September 7, 2018

Announcement Number: CN2018-32
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: September 7, 2018

To Our Customers,

Following a fire near milepost 297 on the Valley Subdivision, service on the rail line between Redding and Dunsmuir, California, has been restored on a limited basis. While trains are currently running, fire officials have advised frequent inspections of the track and surrounding areas and may require us to halt operations, should conditions deteriorate.

If further developments…




Service Outage Between Redding and Dunsmuir, California

UP: September 6, 2018

Announcement Number: CN2018-31
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: September 6, 2018

To Our Customers,

Due to a fire near milepost 297 on the Valley Subdivision, the rail line between Redding and Dunsmuir, California, is currently out of service. We have activated water trains to protect rail structures in this area and will await guidance from fire officials before reopening the line.

At this time, customers with shipments traveling in this corridor can expect an additional 24…




Final Report: Train derailment at Tonuco, NM

BNSF: September 5, 2018

 


To: All Impacted Customers

09/05/2018

Final Report: Train derailment at Tonuco, NM

On Monday, September 3, 2018 at 05:50 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment near Tonuco, NM impacting the main line. Tonuco, NM is approximately 70 miles northwest of El Paso, TX. The main track returned to service on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. CDT



If you have any questions, please send an email to Customer.Notifications@bnsf.com




Track Outage in Wisconsin Impacting Train Operations

BNSF: September 4, 2018

 


To: BNSF Customers

09/04/2018

Track Outage in Wisconsin Impacting Train Operations

Heavy rain in Wisconsin has again caused multiple washouts on our Aurora Subdivision, which is affecting traffic flows to/from Chicago on our Northern Transcon route. BNSF is currently experiencing service challenges and delays due to this track outage.

Flood watches and warnings are in effect for parts of central and southern Wisconsin as 10-15 inches of rain has fallen in the area over the past…




Initial Report: Train derailment at Tonuco, NM

BNSF: September 3, 2018

 


To: All Impacted Customers

09/03/2018

Initial Report: Train derailment at Tonuco, NM

On Monday, September 3, 2018 at 05:50 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment near Tonuco, NM impacting the main line. Tonuco, NM is approximately 70 miles northwest of El Paso, TX. BNSF field personnel are responding to assess the derailment site. There is not an estimated time of opening for the main track at this time.

BNSF will continue to provide you with…




Final Report: Train derailment at Quinton, AL

BNSF: August 31, 2018

 


To: All Impacted Customers

08/31/2018

Final Report: Train derailment at Quinton, AL

On Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 01:30 a.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment near Quinton, AL impacting the main track. Quinton, AL is approximately 22 miles northwest of Birmingham, AL. The main track returned to service on Friday, August 31, 2018 at 07:50 p.m. CDT.



If you have any questions, please send an email to Customer.Notifications@bnsf.com