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Thoroughbred Direct Intermodal Services, Inc.—a wholly owned subsidiary of Norfolk Southern—provides transportation solutions to everyone from third-party logistics companies to steamship lines and trucking companies. Also known as TDIS, customers can get support for their most complex distribution challenges thanks to the robust supply chain services offered.

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Stay ahead with long-term pricing for repetitive business.

Fixed Intermodal Rate Management (F.I.R.M) offers customers firm pricing with long-term rate stability and consistent capacity in exchange for a volume commitment. F.I.R.M also can accommodate pools, multiple stops, and other logistical challenges.

Save with transactional freight opportunities.

Modal-X is NS' Web-based door-to-door intermodal service. It’s designed to help you save by dynamically linking transactional freight opportunities for door-to-door transportation purchases for those transportation companies looking for next-day pickups. 

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Get premiere ramp-door-ramp service for private trailers.

The Nor’Easter provides premier ramp-door-ramp service for private equipment, including trailers so customers can move their load efficiently. Plus, it helps customers in and out of overbalanced markets in the Northeast.

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