Texas Short Line Workers Vote to Join SMART


Train and engine-service employees at the Alliance Terminal Railroad LLC have voted in favor of being represented by SMART. The National Mediation Board certified the election results on December 30. Owned by OmniTRAX Inc. and based in Haslet, Texas, Alliance Terminal Railroad is responsible for switching and operations at BNSF Railway Co.’s Alliance Intermodal Facility near Dallas/Fort Worth. Formed in 2004, the short line interchanges with BNSF.