2/17/2021
Stack Facts #2081
Closure of Additional Norfolk Southern Ramps – Effective Today at 1600

Dear Valued Customer,

Please note closure of the NS ramps below.  We will advise further update once available.  Any questions, please contact your customer service team at CHICS@xpo.com.  Thank you.

The severe snowfall and frigid temperatures in the Midwest and Texas continue to impact the national Intermodal network creating delays to train interchanges and the movement of interline intermodal traffic from East to West, and operational challenges at Intermodal terminals in the Dallas area.  In order to provide relief to the system and allow for a return to more normal operations, effective 16:00 local time, Wednesday, February 17th NS will take the following actions:


Meridian Interchange (KCS & KCSM)

NS will close ingates for all shipments billed to KCS terminals that interchange through Meridian.  This will include traffic destined to KCS Wylie terminal and all KCSM Mexico destinations from the following origin terminals:
• Atlanta (Inman)
• Charlotte
• Croxton
• Jacksonville 
• Rutherford


Memphis Interchange (UP) 

NS will close ingates for all shipments billed to UP destinations that interchange through Memphis.  This will include traffic destined to ICTF, Yusen Terminal, Portland, Salt Lake City, and Seattle from the following origin terminals:
• Austell
• Charlotte
• Jacksonville 

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