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BNSF Logistics Park - Chicago Container Flip Charges Reminder

As a reminder, per the BNSF Intermodal Rules and Policies Guide, Item 40, BNSF assesses a $50 charge for the following container flips (including, but not limited to):

    Customers or truckers requiring a container to be placed on a specific customer/trucker chassis
    Lifts of a container from a specific customer/trucker chassis
    A special driver request
    Lifts to a chassis from the groundstack area due to a temporary customer chassis shortage
Lifts performed due to hub operations or bad ordered equipment will not be charged.

The container flip process at BNSF Logistics Park – Chicago will be conducted at the south end of lot 2, where currently handled. A driver assistance booth and queuing lanes have been constructed. The container flip process will operate 24 hours/day, 7 days/week, and personnel will be on hand in the container flip booth to provide assistance to the drivers.

If you have questions regarding this process, please contact Logistics Park – Chicago at 815-424-2225, or your BNSF Marketing Representative at 888-428-2673.

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