EGGER Notches Major Milestone with Completion of First Rail Car Shipment
The first railcar full of EGGER products in North America waits to depart our Lexington facility en route to Cedar Hill, Texas.
Rail shipping will allow EGGER to serve customers more efficiently as company embraces more sustainable options to serve U.S. market
LEXINGTON, N.C. (April 20, 2021) – EGGER, one of the world’s leading wood-based materials suppliers, today announced it has completed its first rail car shipment, a new milestone for the Lexington, N.C. facility. The first Norfolk Southern rail car was sent on its way from Lexington on Monday, April 12 and will arrive in Cedar Hill, Texas this week. Additional loadings are scheduled to become part of EGGER’s ongoing operations.
“Adding rail service to EGGER’s list of transportation allows us to diversify our shipping options and ensure that products are getting to customers more efficiently,” said Kenneth Brown, EGGER Plant Manager. “We’re especially grateful to Norfolk Southern for their partnership and the opportunity to incorporate a more sustainable option into the EGGER shipment lineup.”
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