Terminal Outage: Avondale,LA (Annual closing due to Mardi Gras)

Announcement Number: IM2013-85
Categories: Domestic Terminals,International Terminals,Domestic Miscellaneous,International Miscellaneous,International Terminals,Streamline Door to Door
Posted Date: February 7, 2013

Dear Intermodal Customer:

As a friendly reminder to our customers, in observance of the Mardi Gras festivities occurring in and around the New Orleans area. Union Pacific's New Orleans (Avondale) ,LA. terminal will close at 7 pm. Monday February 11,2013 and remain closed through Fat Tuesday February 12,2013, resuming normal hours of operation beginning at 7 am. on Wednesday February 13,2013.

Note: Pursuant to MITA item 810-S (Storage Charges): Fat Tuesday is an exempt day and is not included in the computation of Free Time (where Free Time is applicable). If Free Time expires prior to this holiday, this holiday will be chargeable.

Thank you for your commitment to Intermodal and the Union Pacific Railroad.


Intermodal Business Team

For additional information please contact your Regional Sales Manager at http://www.uprr.com/customers/intermodal/intteam.shtml


If you have any questions please contact your Union Pacific representative.