CSX Intermodal teams up with Iowa Interstate to expand container service (6/3/2005)


On June 15, CSX Intermodal will begin moving 48-foot containers into and out of Iowa. The company recently partnered with Iowa Interstate Ltd. (IAIS) to provide service to and from Council Bluffs, Newton and West Liberty.

Owned by Railroad Development Corp., the 552-mile IAIS operates between Omaha, Neb., and Chicago on the former Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific railroad mainline. The regional moves containers and trailers, as well as grain, agricultural products, steel, scrap metal, chemicals and forest products.

Source: Progressive Railroading Daily News