THE ENGINE THAT CONNECTS US
BNSF Railway is one of North America’s leading freight transportation companies, with a rail network of 32,500 route miles of track in 28 states and also operates in three Canadian provinces. It is one of the top transporters of consumer goods, grain and agricultural products, low-sulfur coal and industrial goods such as petroleum, chemicals, housing materials, food and beverages. BNSF’s shipments help feed, clothe, supply and power American homes and businesses every day. Its employees have developed one of the most technologically advanced, and efficient railroads in the industry. We work continuously to improve the value of the safety, service, energy and environmental benefits we provide to our customers and the communities we serve.
The people of BNSF drive the success of our business. We encourage our teams to set high standards for their performance and to make the development of themselves and their teams a priority. This guides the decisions made at every level of the organization.
At 48,000 strong, our employees, from conductors to engineers to computer programmers, share a common goal – do what it takes to safely deliver what’s important to our customers and communities.
When it comes to economic development, we have a clear objective. We want to be your partner in bringing quality growth to your communities. With our experience and expertise, we can help facilitate and expedite the process of establishing rail service and a transportation infrastructure that is attractive to industry. Our dedicated team will help drive investments and employment in your community and work tirelessly to foster growth opportunities for years to come.
Learn more about BNSF Railway Economic Development.