Extranet or e-portal is a Web-based tool Alliance Shippers
Inc. provides all its customers. This tool allows shippers
to not only view their freight shipments but make
decisions regarding their supply chain.
customers using Extranet are able to view the pickup and delivery
appointment dates and times, the actual pickup and delivery
dates and times, and the current location of their shipment
on the railroad network. Customers can also query the database and then download the data directly to their desktop PC for
forwarding or analysis.