Direct Route Advantage
Why it’s right for you right now
There are many reasons why rail can provide you with the best transportation solution for your products right now. If rail hasn’t been on your radar recently, we’d be happy to provide you with an opportunity analysis, so you can compare.
The NBM Railways safety advantage
NBM Railways exceed the regulated requirements for track inspections and track X-Ray. We continously invest in safety training for our people and maintenance of our track. Our maintenance and repair facility is certified by the American Association of Railroads (AAR).
The NBM Railways cost advantage
Simply put, a rail mile is a less expensive mile. The more rail miles we can offer you, the lower the cost. While rail generally takes a bit more transit time, it offers the best value proposition for heavy loads or high volumes traveling long distances.
Transportation by rail can open up new markets for you that are further from your plant. What may be prohibitively expensive to ship by truck, could be economically shipped by rail.The NBM Railways direct route advantage
NBM Railways is the only railroad with direct connections from Atlantic Canada to New England and Northeastern U.S. markets. Not only does that save you transit time, the shorter the route, the better the price.The NBM Railways environmental advantage
Rail offers a more fuel-efficient, environmentally-friendly transportation option, providing the benefits of reducing your carbon footprint.The NBM Railways expertise advantage
Our fully-certified, seasoned personnel, track maintenance and rail car maintenance services, provide the depth of expertise you’re looking for from a premier railroad company.The J.D. Irving (JDI) advantage
NBM Railways is a member of the Irving Transportation Services (ITS) group: a network of companies that provides a comprehensive range of road, rail and ocean services to the global market.