How Union Pacific Can Help Petroleum Producers and Suppliers

When you’re ready to ship petroleum product by rail, Union Pacific can design a transportation plan to meet your specific needs. Union Pacific’s LPG and Petroleum teams can help with:

  • Connecting petroleum shippers with new rail service
  • Selecting origin and destination sites
  • Establishing unloading terminals in major consumption markets
  • Rail design for new production facilities
  • On-site safety consultations

Whether you’re shipping one tank car of petroleum products or 100, we can design flexible solutions to help you serve your customers and reach new markets — all while simplifying the supply chain and reducing transportation costs compared to truck.

Ready to learn more? Answer a few questions and we'll connect you with a petroleum products expert.

Advantages of Shipping Petroleum Products with Union Pacific

When you ship petroleum products with Union Pacific you get:

  • Dedicated logistics experts to assist with shipping petroleum products by rail
  • Web-based tools to support logistics and fleet management
  • Service to strategic origin and destination terminals within North America
  • Access to a network of markets to achieve the best price for the product
  • A safer option to ship hazmat materials than truck and an experienced hazmat team to help
  • An efficient, economical, environmentally responsible shipping option compared to truck

If you’re ready to learn more about shipping petroleum products by rail, answer a few questions and we'll a member of the Petroleum Products team will be in touch.