Build on a shortline
Build on a Short Line
There are over 100 small and medium size businesses operating on short lines in Western Canada.
Short line railways operate like a travel agent for freight. We provide a personal touch and needed assistance navigating the world of rail and intermodal transportation for our clients.
Some of the advantages of short line include:
Significant savings in warehousing and infrastructure costs
Minimizing service disruptions through flexible and attentive service
Providing competitive rates and services not available from Class 1s
Connecting to multiple Class 1 carriers (not all lines)
Availability of local-level decision making and service
Providing links to communities and other companies