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Railroad shipper concerns

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine.

Railroad shipper concerns

hearing before the Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Seventh Congress, second session, July 31, 2002

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- Freight -- United States,
  • Railroads -- Freight -- Rates -- United States,
  • Monopolies -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesS. hrg -- 107-1112
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 115 p. :
    Number of Pages115
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15568856M
    ISBN 100160744962
    OCLC/WorldCa58836959

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The railroad is addressing customers’ concerns while it works to improve communication with shippers, he wrote. What CSX will not do, Harrison said, is talk about service with the Rail Customer Coalition.

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The letter from acting chair Ann Begeman and vice chair Deb Miller, dated Ma went to the CEOs or Presidents of BNSF, Canadian Pacific, CSX, Kansas. Under the "bottleneck" rulings of the STB, a railroad that serves a captive shipper and interconnects near the shipper with a competing railroad is required to offer the shipper the alternative of a short haul to its competitor at a (potentially) regulated rate if the shipper can present an already signed contract with the competitor for its portion of the route.

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Norfolk Southern has let more than 3, employees go in the past year, including in Roanoke, part of an aggressive push across the railroad industry to slash costs. Dive Brief: Precision-scheduled railroading (PSR) is driving discord between railroads and their customers, a roundtable of rail shippers told the U.S.

House of Representatives Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials Thursday.; Reduced headcount, service changes without notice, fewer yards in operation, insufficient locomotives, increased demurrage and accessorial.

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- 50 million new, used, and out-of-print books from independent booksellers worldwide, including thousands of railroad titles. And railroad executives have been consistent in saying for years that the existing regulatory railroad environment has produced—for North American railroad shippers—a freight railroad system that is the envy of the world, adding that while it is not perfect to deprive the industry of its ability to earn its cost of capital could have a.The costs of rail shipping have skyrocketed, particularly for those shippers served by a single railroad.

In fact, since – through one of the nation’s worst economic periods – freight rail rates in general have increased two and a half times the rate of inflation and two and a half times the level of truck rates.