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To: BNSF National Accounts Customers

New Domestic Intermodal Service Enhancements Give Shippers a Competitive Advantage

BNSF is pleased to announce new enhancements being made to its Domestic Intermodal Premium Container service, effective Monday, January 25, 2010. These enhancements impact 28 lanes. New transit schedules are up to a half day faster and include 16 additional days of service.

A few highlights of the improved service include:
Los Angeles/San Bernardino to/from Chicago – 7-10 hours faster
Memphis to/from Los Angeles – 4-6 hours faster
Houston – Inbound and outbound day-of-week frequency improvements

See a full list of enhancements and corresponding schedules on the attached document.
MN 01-19_Domes IML enhancemts - schedules.pdf

These enhancements build on the 77 enhancements BNSF made to Domestic Intermodal service in 2009. Changes made are based on direct customer feedback. Ask your carrier now, during bid season, to use BNSF Intermodal to gain your competitive advantage.

If you have any questions regarding the changes, please contact your BNSF Sales Representative.

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

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