JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX recently launched a new website (www.intermodal.com) that showcases the value of intermodal rail in today's supply chains through videos and interactive tools.
"CSX's expansive intermodal service provides businesses with a way to meet evolving supply chain requirements economically, while also promoting environmental sustainability," said Bill Clement, CSX Transportation's vice president of intermodal. "We're pleased to introduce our new intermodal website, which will help new and existing customers learn about our robust offerings in an engaging way."
Intermodal transportation relies on a combination of rail, ocean vessels and trucks to move containerized freight through the domestic and international supply chain. As the largest railroad in the eastern United States serving 40 intermodal terminals across its network, and providing nation-wide connectivity through Class I rail partners, CSX Transportation's intermodal business provides shippers with a transportation solution that offers scalable capacity, sustainable savings and predictable service.
Intermodal.com provides a variety of new features, including:
- A multimedia library that features informational videos and interviews;
- Informational brochures and fact sheets that explain topics such as blocking and bracing;
- An interactive "build a shipment" map that enables users to customize a potential route for intermodal freight movements;
- Customer testimonials.
To learn more about CSX's intermodal services, please visit www.intermodal.com.
CSX, based in Jacksonville, Florida, is a premier transportation company. It provides rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck transload services and solutions to customers across a broad array of markets, including energy, industrial, construction, agricultural, and consumer products. For more than 185 years, CSX has played a critical role in the nation's economic expansion and industrial development. Its network connects every major metropolitan area in the eastern United States, where nearly two-thirds of the nation's population resides. It also links more than 240 short-line railroads and more than 70 ocean, river and lake ports with major population centers and small farming towns alike. More information about CSX Corporation and its subsidiaries is available at www.csx.com. Like us on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/OfficialCSX) and follow us on Twitter (http://twitter.com/CSX).