Union Pacific Railroad Named 2013 Railroad Company of the Year by Evergreen Shipping Agency (America) Corp.
Omaha, Neb., June 06, 2014
Union Pacific Railroad earned the 2013 Railroad Company of the Year Award from Evergreen Shipping Agency (America) Corp. The annual award is presented to suppliers and vendors that provide superior service and maintain high performance levels.
The company recognized Union Pacific for its excellence in quality and service, commending the railroad's support that allows Evergreen to provide excellent service to its customers.
"We are honored to receive the 2013 Railroad Company of the Year Award," said John Kaiser, Union Pacific's vice president and general manager-Intermodal. "We remain committed to supporting Evergreen with the utmost customer service and transportation offerings tailored to its success."
Union Pacific's Intermodal team provides a wide range of multi-modal transportation solutions for both domestic and international freight. The railroad's extensive door-to-door and ramp-to-ramp services provide customers access to markets throughout North America, with the flexibility to move freight in rail-owned shipping containers or private equipment. Union Pacific offers less-than-truckload (LTL) options for small shipments, and is committed to offering truck-competitive rates and service schedules.
About Union Pacific
Union Pacific Railroad is the principal operating company of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP). One of America's most recognized companies, Union Pacific Railroad connects 23 states in the western two-thirds of the country by rail, providing a critical link in the global supply chain. From 2004-2013, Union Pacific invested approximately $30 billion in its network and operations to support America's transportation infrastructure. The railroad's diversified business mix includes Agricultural Products, Automotive, Chemicals, Coal, Industrial Products and Intermodal. Union Pacific serves many of the fastest-growing U.S. population centers, operates from all major West Coast and Gulf Coast ports to eastern gateways, connects with Canada's rail systems and is the only railroad serving all six major Mexico gateways. Union Pacific provides value to its roughly 10,000 customers by delivering products in a safe, reliable, fuel-efficient and environmentally responsible manner.
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