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Today’s Cryogenic & Mechanical Reefers

Railroading just keeps on evolving and when it comes to moving perishables, railroads have long been at odds (and at a strong disadvantage) with the trucking industry.. From the first ice bunkers of yesterday, to the newest cryogenics and mechanical reefers of today, railroads continue to help keep food on the tables of American throughout […]

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Union Pacific (I.C.E.): The Ice Cold Express At The Railex Distribution Facility In Rotterdam, NY

In 2006 Railex LLC launched service in partnership with the Union Pacific Railroad and CSX between Wallula, Washington¬†and Rotterdam, New York¬†followed in 2008 by a Delano, California, to NY lane, and Jacksonville, Florida service from the west coast in 2014. Railex runs unit trains of 55 large, “Plate F” refrigerated cars. Two additional refrigerated unit-train […]

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