Suppliers are critical to business at Norfolk Southern. NS values mutually beneficial relationships with suppliers who share a commitment to improve quality, service, and timeliness at cost-effective prices. NS supplier business relationships embrace purchasing principles that are fair, honest, and ethical.
Norfolk Southern develops cost-effective standards and specifications to negotiate procurements and schedule delivery of equipment, material and services.
Norfolk Southern strongly believes that the diversity of our supply chain is an integral component of our success in the marketplace, and we remain steadfast in our quest to maximize business opportunities for small and diverse firms. We partner with such firms who are committed to providing new technology, innovation, and competitively priced, high-quality products and services.