Transloading Q&A

Our transload industry experts answer your questions about the innovation, resiliency, and future of transloading.
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How has demand at transload facilities held up during the pandemic? (KCS)
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Will transloading be able to step into the future while the world is under crisis? (Demtrius Tsafaridis)
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Is there a standard transfer price for transloading flammable liquids? (Michael Kershaw)
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What types of operational methods are implemented to decrease transloading times and increase ROI? (Mike Kershaw)
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An important segment of the industry's collective backbone, could Transloading be strengthened further by innovation or weakened by stagnancy? (CN)
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What are the benefits of transloading? Why do companies decide to go that route? (TRANSFLO)
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Are there any specific products that are particularly challenging for transloaders to move? (Mike Kershaw)
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What does the next generation transloading facility or logistics center look like? (Brent Peterson)
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How do you anticipate the coronavirus pandemic will impact transloading? (Savage Services)
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Generally, the transloading process still relies on manual labor. Do you foresee more technological innovation in the near future? (Carego, Inc.)
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Transloading can be seen as somewhat riskier than intermodal. How can that concern in particular be addressed? (KCS)
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How are you combating any environmental pollutants or contaminants that are created while transloading hazardous products? (Jacci Ferenczy)
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What are the largest inefficiencies in transloading today? How do you think those inefficiencies can be addressed? (KCS)
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What are the benefits of transloading? Why do companies decide to go this route? (BNSF)
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How do you view transloading’s position in the logistics industry as being further strengthened through innovation or weakened by the lack thereof? (BNSF)
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As we head into Q4/2020, has your company lifted the COVID-19 freeze on spending? (Connor Defebaugh)
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How can I decrease my transloading time and increase my ROI when transloading dry bulk powders? (Jacci Ferenczy)
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What challenges are you currently facing with transloading dry bulk powders? (Jacci Ferenczy)
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What does the next generation transloading facility or logistics center look like? (Connor Defebaugh)
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How are you combating the issue of airborne dust when transloading dry bulk powders? (Jacci Ferenczy)