JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX Intermodal (CSXI) has
received the 2008 Intermodal Carrier of the Year award from Landstar System,
Award criteria included on-time service, equipment availability and
condition, ease of doing business, sales representation and customer service
responsiveness, and damage prevention. CSXI was selected from a field that
included other companies who use major U.S. railroads to transport intermodal
containers and allied service providers.
In making the selection, Landstar surveyed its independent agents who
handle intermodal shipments.
"On behalf of CSX Intermodal, I am proud to accept this distinguished
honor," said CSXI President Jim Hertwig. "We appreciate the continued
recognition of our efforts to reach Landstar and its agents' expectations of
excellence. This award reflects our goal of delivering consistent, safe and
reliable service while constantly striving for improvement."
"The success of Landstar is dependent upon the collective efforts of our
agent family, business capacity owners, employees, and third party capacity
providers," said Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens. "Congratulations on
Landstar System, Inc. (Nasdaq: LSTR) delivers safe, specialized
transportation and logistics services to a broad range of customers worldwide
including: truckload, less than truckload, heavy haul/specialized, logistics,
expedited, intermodal, warehousing, air and ocean. All Landstar operating
companies are certified to ISO:9001:2000 quality management system standards.
CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX), based in Jacksonville, Fla., is one of the
nation's leading transportation companies, providing rail, intermodal and
rail-to-truck transload services. The company's transportation network spans
approximately 21,000 miles, with service to 23 eastern states and the District
of Columbia, and connects to more than 70 ocean, river and lake ports. More
information about CSX Corporation and its subsidiaries is available at the
company's web site, www.csx.com.
SOURCE CSX Intermodal
Gary Sease of CSX Corporation, +1-877-835-5279
Web Site: http://www.csx.com