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To: BNSF Domestic Intermodal Customers

BNSF Enhances Service Between Northern California and Texas/Southeast Points

BNSF is pleased to announce enhanced Domestic Intermodal Premium Container and Expedited Trailer and Container service between Stockton, CA, and Alliance, TX, along with enhanced Premium Container service from Stockton, CA, to multiple Southeast points. Effective Monday, July 6, 2009, customers will continue to experience the fastest service in the industry through these improved availability and cutoff times. Details are below:

Stockton, CA, to Alliance, TX (Eastbound)
Premium Container – Origin cutoff extended by 6 hours with same availability at destination
Expedited Trailer and Container – Origin cutoff extended by 2 hrs and destination availability enhanced by 12 hours

Alliance, TX, to Stockton, CA (Westbound)
Premium Container – One day transit improvement (a full 24 hours)

Stockton, CA to the following Southeast points (Eastbound)
Premium Container – Origin cutoff extended to 23:59 with same destination availability:
o Atlanta, GA
o Birmingham, AL
o Houston, TX
o Memphis, TN
o St. Louis, MO

Please see the attached schedules for more information:

    Between Stockton, CA, and Alliance, TX
    MN 06-23_Stockton-Alliance and SE - STO-ALIschedules.pdf

    From Stockton, CA, to Southeast points
    MN 06-23_Stockton-Alliance and SE - STO-SEschedules.pdf

BNSF works closely with customers to provide services that meet current and future shipping needs, and will continue to evaluate future enhancements to Domestic Intermodal service based on your feedback.

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