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To: BNSF Intermodal Shippers

Chicago Area Intermodal Facility Lane Changes

In an effort to continually improve reliability and better align schedules with volume flows, BNSF is making the following changes:
Effective Monday May 4, 2015:

  • All international container shipments (International Standards Organization (ISO) 20', 40', and 45') between the Chicago market and Los Angeles Hobart and Oakland International Gateway will originate and terminate exclusively out of BNSF's Logistics Park Chicago (LPC) Intermodal Facility.
    • LPC schedules have been enhanced to match the frequency of Corwith
    • Please see attached schedule changes

Effective Monday June 1, 2015:
  • All Domestic and Intermodal freight shipments between Denver and Omaha and the Chicago market will originate and terminate exclusively out of BNSF's Cicero Intermodal Facility.
    • There will only be one schedule change associated with this Hub transition which will affect Standard Container service from Cicero to Denver.

For specific schedule details effected by these changes, see the attached spreadsheet:

Chicago Area Intermodal Facility Lane Changes_Final_3.pdfChicago Area Intermodal Facility Lane Changes_Final_3.pdf

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