Saturday, January 24, 2009

Port lacks funds to purchase rail lineKCBY.com 11 - North Bend,OR,USA-Lack of available funding may end up derailing the Port's effort to purchase the rail line between Coos Bay and Eugene. With less than a month for the Port ...

Ocean cargo/global logistics: Port of Savannah gains distribution ...Logistics Management - Newton,MA,USACSX will provide seven weekly services through the facility. The use of Rubber-Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes at the ICTF will increase efficiency and utilize ...

Fortune smiles as woman escapes collision with trainElburn Herald - Elburn,IL,USA by Lynn Meredith A woman and her dog narrowly escaped a collision with a Union Pacific train when her car slid to a stop on the railroad tracks at the ...

US gives Dar $943000 to refurbish central rail lineEast African - Nairobi,Kenya By WILFRED EDWIN (email the author) Tanzania has secured $943000 from the US to revamp its 1000 km central railway line from Dar es Salaam to Isaka in the ...

Business leaders like plan for rail upgradeWaterbury Republican American - Waterbury,CT,USA The Housatonic Railroad, which leases the rail line, has submitted a request for funding to the state Department of Transportation, according to its vice ...

Boston GlobeMBTA puts off buying 28 new locomotivesBoston Globe - United States By Noah Bierman The MBTA has halted its effort to buy new locomotives for its commuter rail service, citing its financial problems and an ongoing battle ...

The Virginian-PilotBeach's light-rail right of way may cost $40 millionThe Virginian-Pilot - Norfolk,VA,USA By Deirdre Fernandes and Aaron Applegate The price to buy the old Norfolk Southern rail line for a possible light-rail project could reach $40 million. ...

Leaking rail car leaves trail of white powder through downtownAugusta Chronicle - Augusta,GA,USA By Adam Folk Staff Writer Emergency officials were called out this morning after witnesses saw a Norfolk Southern rail car leaking a white powdery ...

Tacoma Rail proactive in cleaner technologyTheNewsTribune.com - Tacoma,WA,USA We converted our entire locomotive fleet in 2005 to fuel injectors that reduce particulate emissions by 44 percent and smoke opacity by 75 percent. ...

V&T Railroad trail is easy to follow at any time of yearReno Gazette Journal - Reno,NV,USABy Donna Inversin • Special to Carson Times • January 23, 2009 This walk follows the old road bed of the Virginia and Truckee Railroad after it left the ...

Lowellville schools receive $10000 grantYoungstown Vindicator - Youngstown,OH,USA LOWELLVILLE — Lowellville Schools was awarded a $10000 grant from the CSX Corporate Giving Program to be used for school safety and security measures. ...

Kidd hoping Forest Grove next for rail Portland and Western line ...Hillsboro Argus - OregonLive.com - Hillsboro,OR,USA An initial estimate from Portland and Western put the cost of a commuter rail line from Hillsboro to Forest Grove at about $30 million, using the railroad's ...

No comments:

Post a Comment

RAILROAD NEWSWIRE, updated several times a day.

BRAND NAME INDUSTRIAL SUPPLIES, BEARINGS, FASTNERS