Insights - April 2016 - (Page 15)

IN BRIEF Yusen Logistics has begun construction of a logistics center near Celaya, Mexico, to meet the growing demands of its domestic and international automotive customers. BNSF Railway Co. announced a new site certification program to identify optimal rail-served sites for customer development along its network. The railroad also announced that sites in the following four locations met its criteria for advanced readiness for commercial development projects: Shafter, California; Newton, Kansas; Shelby, Montana; and Temple, Texas. The program allows the sites to use the "BNSF Site Certified" designation. IMC Companies has launched Ohio Intermodal Services to provide container drayage services to the Ohio Valley. SkyBitz announced the Falcon GXT3100i, a new intermodal chassis tracking and container detection solution. Florida East Coast Railway has announced the March 1 scheduled launch of EZ Buy, an online price quote and booking system for customers to "buy" door-to-door intermodal transactional freight connecting the Southeast U.S. markets to the South Florida markets. TRAC Intermodal completed its acquisition of Interstar Fleet Services, a leading provider of emergency road service repair solutions for the intermodal and commercial trucking industries. The new subsidiary has been rebranded TRAC Interstar LLC. UPS will invest $100 million to expand its CNG network, including 380 heavy-duty CNG-fueled tractors and 12 additional U.S. fueling stations. Oliver Rubber expanded its North American dealer network to more than 100 retread shops with the opening of a new Service Tire Truck Centers Inc., also known as STTC, Retread facility in Millville, N.J., adding intermodal tires to its retreading capabilities. The 2015 Fourth Quarter/ Year-End Intermodal Market Trends & Statistics Report is Available Now Fourth Quarter/Year-End Report Features: * The top 10 intermodal stories of 2015 as told by industry data collected and evaluated by expert analysts * Fourth quarter key corridor results * Regional traffic results Together with corridor and regional traffic analysis, the intermodal trends and outlook sections provide you with a comprehensive picture of the state of the intermodal industry. Order your copy today at For more information or to request a sample of a quarterly report, contact Art Cleaver at or 301-982-3400, ext. 346. * Fourth quarter and full year 2015 IMC results * Intermodal long-term trends * Short-term trucking outlook * Detailed regional traffic flows * And more... Intermodal Market Trends & Statistics reports are also available online as a subscription. April 2016 | Intermodal Insights 15

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Insights - April 2016

Insights - April 2016
FMCSA Proposes New “High Risk” Definition
ITC Makes Initial Affirmative Determination
New CDL Training Requirements Proposed
IANA, 25 Years and Counting
IANA Welcomes New Director of Education
New Committee Leadership
Sustainability News
Gate Control – Information Is King
State Legislative Update
Freight Reports
Port News
People in the News
2016 Sponsors
In Brief
Welcome New Members
Intermodal Calendar

Insights - April 2016