Introduction to Intermodal is an overview of how railroads operate intermodal, the language of intermodal and how an intermodal container or trailer moves on the railroads.


Topic areas covered include:

  •  An overview of the intermodal industry
  • The different types of intermodal equipment
  • Basic intermodal terms
  • The railroads and intermodal
  • Staring the intermodal movement cycle
  • Out on the mainline
  • Arriving at the destination