Saturday, January 10, 2009

$7 million project begins to replace flooded bridgeGazette Online - Solon,IA,USAThat bridge was a vital link for the short-line railroad, which owns about 100 miles of track in four counties. The freight volume crossing the bridge ...

What a roller coaster of a year! And Railroads Cont'dMost Shortline railroads have less than 75 miles of track and the vast majority are within one state. Now how are they formed? Easy. The big guys (Class 1) did a lot of line rationalization over the years. They look at the business and ...

EMD layoffs forecastLondon Free Press - CanadaBy NORMAN DE BONO An order for 40 new locomotives will not be enough to save jobs at Electro-Motive Diesel in London. The Oxford Street locomotive assembly ...

Opponents of EJ&E sale consider optionsSt. Charles Sun - Chicago,IL,USA... the federal Surface Transportation Board approved the $300 million sale of the Elgin, Joliet and Eastern Railroad to Canadian National Railway Company, ...

The Greenbrier Companies F1Q09 (Qtr End 11/30/08) Earnings Call ...Seeking Alpha - New York,NY,USAWe remain optimistic about the longer-term fundamentals of the railroad industry and about our competitive position in it and our business model. ...

Citations issued to trespassers along Elk Grove railroad tracksSacramento Bee - CA, USAElk Grove police and Union Pacific officials issued 12 citations Wednesday as part of a crackdown on trespassers along railroad tracks in the city. ...

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Metrolink CEO David Solow retains his postLos Angeles Times - CA,USAMetrolink also announced Friday that the Federal Railroad Administration had given it permission to install automatic train stop devices at 43 locations ...

Residents Fume As Railroad Lets Empty Cars SitTheDenverChannel.com - Denver,CO,USADavis said the railroad is storing empty cars all across its system, not just in Denver. "And I can tell you," Davis said, "that no one is more interested ...

SnoValley StarLocals enjoy volunteering with railroadSnoValley Star - North Bend,Wa,USAWhen he retired from a career in corporate finance, he became a conductor for the Union Pacific Railroad, but the demanding schedule caused him to rethink ...

Dulles rail line gets OKThe Winchester Star - Winchester,VA,USAThe first phase from Falls Church through Tysons Corner to Reston would likely be completed by July 31, 2013, according to the Dulles Rail Corridor’s Web ...

Route chosen for rail lineAsbury Park Press - Asbury Park,NJ,USAThe Delaware River Port Authority, which operates the train line, had expected state officials to select a route that would run alongside major highways. ...

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