Embargo Lifted at Laredo, Texas KCSM Interchange

UP: November 1, 2018

Announcement Number: CN2018-41
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: November 1, 2018

To Our Customers,

On September 30, Union Pacific issued an embargo for southbound traffic interchanging to KCSM at Laredo. This embargo has now been lifted, and we will resume normal interchange operations.

If you have any questions, please contact Customer Care & Support at 800-272-8777 or your Union Pacific representative.




Service Update from Kenny Rocker, EVP, Marketing & Sales

UP: October 25, 2018

Announcement Number: CN2018-40
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: October 25, 2018

To Our Customers,
It has been about a month since we announced our new operating plan, Unified Plan 2020, and I want to make sure we keep you apprised of our progress. I also want to share with you our future commercial plans and how they are impacting our network overall.
Implementation of Unified Plan 2020
The first phase of implementation for our new operating strategy, Unified Plan 2020, began…



Initial Report: Flooding on the Hannibal Subdivision (W. Quincy, MO)

BNSF: October 10, 2018

 


To: All Impacted Customers

10/10/2018

Initial Report: Flooding on the Hannibal Subdivision (W. Quincy, MO)

On Monday, October 8, 2018 at 12:51 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of flooding on the Hannibal Subdivision near W. Quincy, MO. W. Quincy, MO is approximately 40 miles south of Keokuk, IA. The estimated time of opening of the main track has not been determined at this time.



If you have any questions, please send an email to…




Service Outage South of Kansas City, Missouri

UP: October 9, 2018

Announcement Number: CN2018-39
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: October 9, 2018

To Our Customers,

We are currently experiencing water over the rail in multiple locations south of Kansas City, Missouri. As a result, service will be suspended until water recedes and crews make the necessary repairs. Trains will be detoured around the impacted area where possible. Customers with rail shipments moving through this area can anticipate delays of 24 to 48 hours.

If you have any…




Derailment West of Cheyenne, Wyoming Impacting Rail Operations

UP: October 5, 2018

Announcement Number: CN2018-38
Categories: General Announcements
Posted Date: October 5, 2018

To Our Customers,

A derailment west of Cheyenne, Wyoming has taken two of our three tracks out of service. As we work to assess the damage and make repairs, customers can anticipate delays between 24 to 48 hours.

We apologize for any inconvenience these delays may cause. Please contact Customer Care & Support or your Union Pacific representative with questions.

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Updated Report: Train derailment at Tampa, CO

BNSF: September 28, 2018

 


To: All Impacted Customers

09/28/2018

Updated Report: Train derailment at Tampa, CO

On Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 06:45 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment near Tampa, CO impacting the main line. Tampa, CO is approximately 45 miles east of Denver, CO. BNSF field personnel are on-site assessing the derailment site. The main track is estimated to open September 28, 2018 at 07:00 p.m. CDT.

BNSF will continue to provide you with additional…




Final Report: Train derailment at Columbus, MT

BNSF: September 27, 2018

 


To: All Impacted Customers

09/27/2018

Final Report: Train derailment at Columbus, MT

On Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 1:03 a.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment at Columbus, MT on the Montana Rail Link Railroad (MRL) impacting the main track. Columbus, MT is 44 miles west of Billings, MT. MRL has confirmed the main track was returned to service September 27, 2018 at 4:40 a.m. CDT.



If you have any questions, please send an email to…




Updated Report: Train derailment at Columbus, MT

BNSF: September 26, 2018

 


To: All Impacted Customers

09/26/2018

Updated Report: Train derailment at Columbus, MT

On Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 1:03 a.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment at Columbus, MT on the Montana Rail Link Railroad (MRL) impacting the main track. Columbus, MT is 44 miles west of Billings, MT. MRL field personnel are responding to assess the derailment site. MRL has stated that main track is estimated to open at 2:00 a.m. CDT.

BNSF will continue…




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…