New Fee for Intermodal Trains Held Short of Customer Facility Effective February 1, 2009
Effective February 1, 2009, BNSF is adding a service fee for intermodal customers requiring BNSF to hold whole or partial trains outside the customer’s facility.
Customer Capacity – Holding of Intermodal Trains
Customer action or inaction that causes intermodal trains to be held outside a customer’s intermodal receiving location because of capacity issues or other delays will be charged for above-standard service:
· The rate is $75 per well per day for each well car set held waiting for placement
· The charge will be based on each 24-hour period, or fraction thereof, and will start the first hour after notification and continue until BNSF is advised space is available
For questions regarding these changes, please contact our Demurrage, Storage and Extended Services (DSES) team at 888-428-2673, option 3,3,3.
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