Nippon Chemical Texas Inc. (NCTI) earned the 2021 Gold Safe Handling Award from Canadian National (CN) for shipping rail cars on CN lines with zero non-accidental releases (NARs) last year. This award recognizes our commitment to the safe handling of our regulated products.
“This award reflects the commitment of our customers to ensuring we run a safe operation. Safety is a core value at CN and one we share with our customers as we must all be engaged and responsible for creating a safe environment for employees and communities” said James Cairns, senior vice-president, rail centric supply chain at CN.
According to CN, the Safe Handling Award is presented to customers who load freight cars with dangerous goods and meet strict standards for the safe handling and shipment of regulated products.
“It’s a testament to the commitment of our team, those employees who inspect, load, secure, and prepare each and every rail car for safe shipping.” said Dave Burch, V.P. of Operations. “We take our responsibility very seriously, and this award means our team is doing an excellent job.”