Service Outage in West Texas

UP: June 24, 2017

Announcement Number: CN2017-41
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: June 24, 2017

To Our Customers,

Our main line between Sierra Blanca, Texas (just East of El Paso) and Fort Worth, Texas is currently out of service due to a derailment near Loraine, Texas. We are routing traffic around the impacted area and customers with rail shipments moving through this corridor can anticipate delays of approximately 36 to 48 hours as crews work to restore service.

Thank you for your business….




Independence Day Operating Plan

UP: June 23, 2017

Announcement Number: CN2017-40
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: June 23, 2017

To Our Customers,

Union Pacific plans to have modified operations for Independence Day. This includes operations on Tuesday, July 4 through Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Regularly scheduled service will be provided on Monday, July 3, 2017.

Between 7 a.m. on Tuesday, July 4 and 6:59 a.m. on Wednesday, July 5, manifest trains will be held at origin. Trains en route will operate to destination. Some yard and…




Preliminary Report: Derailment at Valmont, CO

BNSF: June 21, 2017

 


To:

06/21/2017

Preliminary Report: Derailment at Valmont, CO

On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 16:15 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment on the main track near Valmont, CO. This derailment occurred at mile post 25.3, approximately 29 miles North of Denver, CO. The estimated time for opening the main track has not been determined at this time.



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




BNSF Intermodal 2017 Independence Day Operating Plan

BNSF: June 19, 2017

 


To: BNSF Intermodal Customers and BNSF Equipment Interchange Contract Holders

06/19/2017

BNSF Intermodal 2017 Independence Day Operating Plan

TRAIN SERVICE
This year, the Independence Day holiday falls on Tuesday, July 4. BNSF will continue to operate Intermodal trains over the Independence Day holiday. However, due to lighter volumes of traffic and possible train consolidations, we anticipate that outbound and inbound shipments from Monday, July 3 through noon on Wednesday,…




BNSF Automotive 2017 Independence Day Operating Plan

BNSF: June 14, 2017

 


To: BNSF Automotive Customers

06/14/2017

BNSF Automotive 2017 Independence Day Operating Plan

TRAIN SERVICE
This year, the Independence Day holiday falls on Tuesday, July 4. BNSF will operate automotive trains over the Independence Day holiday and our automotive facilities will remain fully-staffed and open for haulaway 24/7. Connecting carriers who have reduced operations for the holiday may cause delays on interline traffic. Due to expected lighter volume levels over the…




Service Delayed Near Krotz Springs, Louisiana

UP: June 12, 2017

Announcement Number: CN2017-38
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: June 12, 2017

To Our Customers,

The Union Pacific bridge in Krotz Springs, Louisiana is currently out of service due to damage caused by a barge.

We are currently rerouting customer shipments in order to minimize delays moving through this corridor. Customers can expect delays of upto 48 hours over the next 30 days as crews work to repair the bridge and restore service. We apologize for any inconvenience these…




Service Restored in New Mexico

UP: May 31, 2017

Announcement Number: CN2017-37
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: May 31, 2017

To Our Customers,

Service on our main line between Separ and Deming, New Mexico has been restored. Thank you for your patience.

If you have any questions regarding service on this line, please contact the National Customer Service Center or your Union Pacific representative.




New Mexico Rail Outage

UP: May 30, 2017

Announcement Number: CN2017-36
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: May 30, 2017

To Our Customers,

Our main line between Separ and Deming, New Mexico is currently out of service due to a service interruption. Customers with rail shipments moving through this corridor can anticipate delays of approximately 24 hours as crews work to restore service.

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Thank you for your business. Please contact the National Customer Service Center or your Union Pacific representative with any questions.




Final Report: Service Interruption on Scenic Subdivision between Seattle, WA and Spokane, WA

BNSF: May 24, 2017

 


To: All Impacted Customers

05/24/2017

Final Report: Service Interruption on Scenic Subdivision between Seattle, WA and Spokane, WA

On Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 2:50 p.m. CST, a fire was reported between Leavenworth WA, and Winton, WA. The authorities requested all rail traffic stop on the Scenic subdivision. Leavenworth, WA is approximately 130 miles east of Seattle, WA. The main tracks returned to service on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 2:10 a.m. CST.

BNSF will continue to…




Preliminary Report: Service Interruption on Scenic Subdivision between Seattle, WA and Spokane, WA

BNSF: May 23, 2017

 


To: All Impacted Customers

05/23/2017

Preliminary Report: Service Interruption on Scenic Subdivision between Seattle, WA and Spokane, WA

On Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 14:50 p.m. CST, a fire was reported between Leavenworth WA, and Winton, WA. The authorities requested all rail traffic stop on the Scenic subdivision. Leavenworth, WA is approximately 130 miles east of Seattle, WA. The estimated time for opening of the main tracks has not been determined.

BNSF will continue to…