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BNSF adds second track at Pecos River.

BNSF adds second track at Pecos River

Second span crossing the Pecos river in Fort Sumner, N.M. means all but four miles of the important Southern Transcon route is completely double-tracked. Read More

BNSF’s intermodal cranes in action.

BNSF’s intermodal cranes in action

BNSF has 25 intermodal facilities in 14 states. Learn more about our incredible intermodal cranes in this 38-second video. Watch Video

BNSF unveils pocket park in downtown Topeka, Kansas

BNSF unveils "pocket park" in downtown Topeka

BNSF Railway sponsored one of eight "pocket parks" in downtown Topeka, Kansas. Watch Video

BNSF’s History and Legacy

Today's BNSF is the result of more than 390 railroad lines that merged or were acquired during our 160-year history. Flip through the pages of our Historical Overview or view as a PDF.

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