Annual Reports
Great Plains Locating Service

“Adding wireless data solutions into our fleet will increase productivity, communications and efficiency.”

Todd Foje, CEO Great Plains Locating Service



Maximizing Value

Fenix was formed in June 2000 to further develop and grow revenue generated by Union Pacific's technology resources, which represent untapped value in the new economy. Fenix companies serve various markets and customers:

Fenix companies

Transentric focuses on improving supply chain performance in the business-to-business marketplace.

Nexterna helps companies stay connected to remote mobile resources – people, vehicles and data.

Timera provides a proactive environment for managing enterprise work forces.

Ekanet is developing a business that leverages Union Pacific's telecommunications assets.

Stabucks Coffee

Customer successes are already developing. Nexterna currently provides mobile resource management solutions for 500 fleet vehicles that are operated by Great Plains Locating Service, which provides utility locating and related damage prevention services in seven Midwestern states.

Transentric signed an agreement with Starbucks to implement "intelligent messaging services" for the coffee-giant's ever-expanding network of stores, suppliers and customers.

Seattle Mariners

Timera provides the Seattle Mariners with an automated personnel work schedule, which all employees – from ticket takers to ushers to security – can view through the Internet.

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