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Optimizing Rail Logistics in the Alabama Corridor

Blake Gasaway is Maine Pointe's Logistics Practice Team Leader for the Chemicals Industry.As demand for rail freight intensifies, rail logistics along the Alabama corridor are becoming ever more congested, with forecasts indicating that freight volume will continue to increase.The challenges this creates are causing pain to all major shippers using the corridor threatening both growth and capability. As many of the shippers are already aware, improved collaboration with Norfolk Southern (NS) is the key to beating the congestion challenge.Working together, shippers and NS can find the answers to some critical questions:

Topics: Rail Logistics