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To: BNSF IMC, Truckload and Intermodal National Accounts Customers
05/09/2006

Intermodal Service Changes Effective June 8, 2006 - Domestic

As BNSF continues to modify operating processes and service offerings in order to maintain network fluidity and improve consistency of service, the following changes are being implemented effective June 8, 2006.

These changes will give us the flexibility to further improve reliability of service for you. They involve day of week frequency changes and cutoff changes in the markets outlined in the tables below. Trailer service is also being eliminated in some lanes. Please see the attached schedules to determine days of service and frequencies. All goal changes will also apply to interline traffic.

Container Lane Changes

Market
From
To
Change
Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles, CANS destinations of: Austell, GA;
Charlotte, NC; Jacksonville, FL;
Miami, FL
Domestic service no longer available from Los Angeles. Please use service offering from San Bernardino noted below.
San Bernardino, CANS destinations of: Austell, GA;
Charlotte, NC; Jacksonville, FL;
Miami, FL
Additional day of week frequencies originating on Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sun. *
Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles, CAAlliance, TX (local and KCS rubber interchange)Adding Wed cutoff; eliminating Sun cutoff.
Memphis Memphis, TN
(New Facility
Harvard, AR)
San Bernardino, CAContainers need to ingate now at the BNSF Harvard, AR facility. Westbound service cutoffs on Mon/Thu/Fri/Sat.
San Bernardino, CAMemphis, TN
(New Facility
Harvard, AR)
Containers will now be available at the BNSF Harvard, AR facility. Eastbound service cutoffs on Mon/Wed/Thurs/Fri.
Memphis, TNStockton, CADay of week frequency and cutoff change. Cutoffs on Tue/Thu. Ingate remains at Memphis, TN.
Stockton, CAMemphis, TNDay of week frequency change. Cutoffs on Tue/Thu. Outgate remains at Memphis, TN.
PhoenixPhoenix, AZAlliance, TXFrequency Reduction
Kansas CityKansas City, KSStockton, CAEliminate Sun cutoff
*Please contact NS for westbound container schedules to destinations of San Bernardino, Phoenix and Stockton.

Trailer Lane Changes

Market
From
To
Change
MemphisHarvard, ARSan Bernardino, CAFrequency reduction to 4 days a week
San Bernardino, CAHarvard, ARFrequency reduction to 4 days a week
Harvard, ARStockton, CATrailer service elimination
Stockton, CAHarvard, ARTrailer service elimination
Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles, CAAlliance, TX
(Local and KCS Rubber Interchange)
Goal changes and frequency reductions
Los Angeles, CAChicago, IL
(Local and Interline)
Daily cutoff change from 2359 to 2200

Daily 1230 cutoff elimination
PhoenixPhoenix, AZAlliance, TXFrequency reduction


If you have questions regarding these changes, please contact your Intermodal Sales Representative at 1-888-428-2673, option 3. Your business is important to us. Thank you again for choosing BNSF as your transportation provider.

MN 05-09_Memphis-LA Sched Chgs-COFC.xls MN 05-09_Memphis-LA Sched Chgs-TOFC.xls


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