With a seamless rail link in Chicago, Illinois, the best-in-class Falcon Premium intermodal service between Mexico, the United States, and Canada has been announced by the Canadian National Railway Company (CN), Union Pacific Railroad (UP), and GMXT.
All CN-origin locations located in Canada, as well as Detroit, Michigan, will be directly connected to the GMXT terminals in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, and Silao, Guanajuato. Intermodal customers transporting food, FAK (freight of all types), home appliances and temperature-controlled goods will all directly profit from this service.
Falcon Premium Intermodal Service
By fusing the distinct advantages of each partner, Falcon Premium service will be the quickest and most dependable intermodal rail service between Canada and Mexico.
The seamless service will make use of GMXT’s top-tier transit times between Silao, Guanajuato, and Eagle Pass, Texas; Union Pacific’s superior route from Texas to Chicago; and CN’s top-tier service connecting Chicago to all destinations in Canada via the exceptional EJ&E Chicago bypass.
- A Falcon Premium intermodal service connects Mexico to the United States and Canada.
- It has been announced by the CN, Union Pacific Railroad, and GMXT.
- This service is an illustration of how teamwork and cooperation may benefit client supply chains.
With this brand-new, cutting-edge solution, loading weights between Mexico and Canada can be maximized for increased client efficiency. Through fewer rail kilometers and greater truck-to-rail conversion, Falcon Premium intermodal service will also help to cut greenhouse gas emissions.
The president and chief executive officer of CN, Tracy Robinson, remarked that the Falcon Premium service “is a game changer for intermodal customers.” “We are developing a game-changing new offering by utilizing the greatest services and routes offered by each partner.
We promise to operate this service with the utmost attention to detail to maximize speed, dependability, and client happiness. This service is an illustration of how teamwork and cooperation may benefit client supply chains.
“GMXT has a long-standing commitment to being part of the logistics solutions that North America requires to boost the economic growth in the region, through its rail service,” stated Fernando López, Chief Executive Officer of GMXT.
The Falcon Premium service was created specifically to offer customers fresh approaches to meeting the demands of nearshoring.