NTX Magazine Volume 2 - Page 56

Industry Spotlight Logistics use community in north Fort Worth. Located along Interstate 35W with two Class 1 rail lines and Fort Worth Alliance Airport in its midst, it’s a shipper’s dream, said Steve Boecking, vice president of Hillwood Properties. These “multimodal transportation options” make it cost effective and efficient for businesses to ship through Alliance, which is FTZ No. 196. Asian importers typically ship containers to the California seaports of Long Beach or Los Angeles, and from there, send them by rail to BNSF Railway’s Intermodal Hub at Alliance. North Texas may not have the fortune of a navigable body of water, but that didn’t stop the region from becoming an important trade hub on a global scale. UPS hub at DFW Airport Power your business with Reliant. Find the right electricity solution for your business. 1.866.RELIANT | reliant.com Reliant is a registered servicemark of Reliant Energy Retail Holdings, LLC. Reliant Energy Retail Services, LLC (PUCT Certificate #10007). © 2013 Reliant Energy Retail Holdings, LLC. All rights reserved. COP.1941