BNSF Plans $335 Million in Railway Improvements in Montana, North Dakota

Burlington Northern Santa Fe outlined its 2013 capital expansion project for Montana and North Dakota to the tune of $335 million dollars.

BNSF plans to spend $115 million maintaining and expanding rail capacity in Montana.

BNSF's North Dakota capital program plans spending $220 million state-wide.

Major North Dakota projects includes three new sidings near Minot, Tioga, & Palermo.

Railway officials say the company has invested more than $42 billion improving its freight-rail network since 2000.

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