METALS & CONSTRUCTION
Norfolk Southern has more than 16,000 railcars exclusively for metals and construction shipping, including our revolutionary high-strength steel cars that offer greater capacity and lower emissions. Our superior rail network covers 22 Eastern states, and together with our hundreds of logistics partners, we can connect you to all of North America. Each year, we ship enough steel to manufacture twice the number of cars made in the U.S.
Our team has direct access to:
- 37 integrated and mini mills
- 50+ steel processors
- 150 scrapping facilities
- 67 quarries
- 30 aggregate distribution yards
- 15 cement facilities
- 70 transload facilities
Latest Metals & Construction AlertsSee All
Nov 29, 2023
Harrisburg/Rutherford EMP Announcement
Effective immediately, and until further notice, empty 53’ EMP container returns will only be accepted at the Rutherford Interm...
Nov 27, 2023
Tariff Update NSRQ 5283, Effective 12.11.2023
Effective January 1, 2024 NS is making changes to public DEF document NSRQ 5283. Contact NS Marketing for a more detailed...
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