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PC: Re: NS?...CSX?...PC!
- Subject: PC: Re: NS?...CSX?...PC!
- From: "Stephen Foster" <wabash57@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri, 18 Jun 1999 17:43:15 -0500
They must have studied UP mergers, said they wouldnt do that, and then
copied it to a t!
Photograph a train today!
For BBCX Schnabel Photos go to my website
From: Evil Mike <evillmike -AT- hotmail.com>
To: penn-central -AT- smellycat.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Friday, June 18, 1999 12:52 PM
Subject: PC: NS?...CSX?...PC!
>We have all been hearing how CSX and NS seem to be falling appart at the
>seams w/ this CR split up. From what I can see things are getting worse.
>First towns in NJ were complaining because trains were left idiling for
>24 hour stretches due to a lack of crews. Also due to the fact that a
>hasn't run on time for days UPS pulled all its traffic off trains and put
>them on trucks untill the problems go away. The Philadelphia water
>treatment system is now taking a hit. They get chlorine delivered right to
>the plants via tank car. They even keep a 30 day supply, but now due to
>late shippments their supply is down to 9 days. I just got this message
>the Conrail e-mail list.
>The Philly Water Dept (PWD) chlorine problem is critical. The PWD has
>already begun trucking gas into the Baxter water plant so that operations
>can continue. A water department official went to Conrail's Frankfort Jct.
>looking for the tank cars and said that the yardmaster was nearly in tears.
>Apparently, the tank cars come out of Jones Chemical in New York state and
>are normally routed down to Frankfort Jct. for delivery. When PWD called
>the chemical company, the only information that the company could get from
>the RR's was that the cars had gone somewhere in Massachusetts, they
>thought! It's starting to look as if I'll be able to see my own Penn
>PA DEP Southeast Region
>Bureau of Water Supply Mgmt.
>555 North Ln. Suite 6010
>Conshohocken, PA 19428-2233
>I was just wondering what you all think the chanches of a CSX/NS self
>destruction is and what would they be reorganized into? Also would anybody
>WANT to see CSX and NS go down the crapper and if so what would you want in
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