Providing Access to Key Shale and Pipe Industry Locations
Union Pacific is your trusted transportation provider and is dedicated to delivering your pipe shipments in an expedited manner at truck-competitive rates.
With an extensive network that reaches roughly 75 percent of all shale plays in the United States and joint line access to the remaining 25 percent, Union Pacific is playing a major role in helping drill pipe producers, distributors and processors grow their presence in the competitive shale market. In addition to our expansive market reach, we have access to the majority of the largest pipe storage yards and key processing facilities in Houston, Texas, allowing us to transport your pipe inbound from both domestic and international pipe producers.Union Pacific provides:
- Access to roughly 75 percent of active rigs in the United States (each new rig uses 3-5 carloads of drill pipe)
- Access to major distribution locations in key destination markets - team tracks and transload facilities
- Access to pipe storage distribution yards, processors and producers in the Houston area