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PORT OF MONTREAL2018DIRECTORYSECTION 1347The Port of Montreal operates its network of direct access on-dock rail with close to 100 km withclose to 100 km (60 mi) of track. Container trains are assembled directly alongside the vessels.Pulled by our multiple-generator eco-friendly locomotives, we deliver the railcars to and from therail interchange zone located on Port territory. This on-dock rail system is connected to major NorthAmerican markets through both Canadian National (CN) and Canadian Pacific (CP) networks.RailInvesting in innovation, our SmartPort initiatives (GHG reduction, truck fluidity program, e-navigation, rail management system, data sharing with shareholders) are all geared to successfullyembrace tomorrow’s logistic challenges.Our common entry truck portal features optical and video recognition units to accurately identifycontainers and trucks, reducing wait times and improving fluidity.All transactions are validated through 27 checkpoints, equipped with an automated registrationsystem where a computer recognizes the truck triver’s fingerprint biometrics.Our real-time Web Application provides live truck wait times, giving betterinformation regarding truck conditions at our container terminals.TrucksPays et régionsreliés au port de Montréalpar un service maritimeIntermodal ConnectionsSECTION13Intermodal Connections13

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