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Transload & trucking

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Our network is a one-stop shop for your dock-to-dock transportation needs.

Drawing on the long-haul capabilities of the railroad and the local market access of trucking, our more than 100 transload facilities across North America reach rail and non-rail served customers.

Our transload network is operated by key business partners who are committed to exceptional customer service and our trusted partners have moved virtually every commercial product that can be shipped by rail and truck.

No matter what, or where you have to move, our transload facility services team can help you move it. 

Our Transload Services

  • Inventory management control systems working in partnership with our third-party operators
  • A dedicated CP transload team working in partnership with our third-party operators
  • Trucking services (available upon request)
  • Dedicated CP account managers
  • Competitive rate structures – bundled and/or unbundled
  • Warehousing capabilities (inclusive of climate control facilities)
  • Business development – greenfield opportunities
  • Dedicated transload equipment

Commodities we handle

CP transload operators pride themselves on their ability to safely and efficiently handle a variety of diversified bulk commodities, including (but not limited to):

  • Forest products
  • Merchandise
  • Steel
  • Plastics
  • Pulp and paper
  • Liquids (regulated and non-regulated
  • Grain products

Our transload facilities

Transload Map 2020

In Canada

  • There are more than 23 CP transload facilities situated to serve customers no matter where their shipments are going to or coming from
  • Established partnerships with a variety of highly skilled and professional third-party operators, who can provide transload solutions to meet your business needs
  • CP is extending its reach beyond rail with a new Montréal multi-commodity transload facility at Côte Saint-Luc yard. The facility will offer transload and logistics solutions to customers in key urban centres, helping further expand CP’s reach to markets not directly served by rail. 

In the U.S.

  • The CP bulk transload facility in Bensenville, Illinois transloads dried distiller grains and other grain products from hopper cars directly to containers for export to Europe and Asia. It also contains one of the largest rail pits in the U.S. Midwest, so we can get your grain products moving faster
  • Strategically positioned facilities located in key metropolitan regions that are privately owned and operated in compliance with CP’s high standards of efficiency, safety and reliability

Need a quote or more info?

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 Canada Transload facilities