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To: BNSF Perishable Boxcar Customers

Perishable Boxcar LOGS Auction Beginning July 8, 2013

BNSF is pleased to announce that beginning Monday, July 8th, guaranteed equipment and placement of refrigerated boxcars will be offered for 26-, 13- and four-week permits through BNSF’s Loading Origin Guarantees (LOGS) program.

There will be two LOGS categories available in this auction:

    72-foot refrigerated boxcars with loading origins in IA, IL, KS, MN, MO, NE, OK, SD or TX
    72-foot refrigerated boxcars with loading origins in all other BNSF origin states
Per car incentives will not be offered for either category with this 26-, 13- and four-week offering.

Auctions will begin Monday, July 8th, and will be held each Monday (10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Central time) through and including Monday, July 29th, or until all available equipment has been allocated, whichever is sooner.

For more details about the BNSF LOGS program, please consult BNSF Rules Book BNSF-7 or the LOGS Quick Reference Guide.

If you have any questions regarding these changes, please contact your BNSF sales representative or email

Your business is important to us. Thank you for choosing BNSF as your transportation service provider.

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