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To: BNSF Metals Customers

Metals LOGS Auction Beginning March 31, 2014

BNSF is pleased to announce that, beginning Monday, March 31, 2014, guaranteed equipment and placement of gondolas and bulkhead flats will be offered for 52-, 26-, 13- and four-week permits through BNSF’s Loading Origin Guarantees (LOGS) Program.

In addition to bulkhead flatcars and gondolas, BNSF is now offering transverse coil cars in the program as well.

BNSF continues to offer an incentive of $50 per car for 52-week permits.

Auctions will begin Monday, March 31, 2014, and will be held each Monday (10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Central time) through and including Monday, April 21, 2014, or until all available equipment has been allocated, whichever is sooner.

For information about the various LOGS applications and how to use the program, please review the LOGs Quick Reference Guide.

For further details about the BNSF LOGS Program, please consult Rules Book BNSF-7.

If you have any questions please contact your BNSF sales representative or email

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