Sunday, February 1, 2009

Calls to bring high-speed rail to Texas grow louder Fort Worth Star Telegram - Fort Worth,TX,USA The idea is to build separate railroad tracks dedicated for passenger trains in or near existing freight corridors. Fort Worth travelers could then whisk to ...

New pitch for NH rail line The Union Leader - Manchester,NH,USA By GARRY RAYNO The owner of essential railroad tracks in New Hampshire wants to make a deal with the state to run a commuter rail system with federal ...

Report: EJ&E sale finalized Northwest Herald - Crystal Lake,IL,USABy JENN WIANT - jwiant@nwherald.com The Canadian National Railway's purchase of the Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway was expected to become effective just ...

Ore. commuter rail line opens KTVZ - Bend,OR,USA(AP) - Oregon's first commuter rail line, the Westside Express Service, has opened, providing weekday rush-hour service along a 14.7-mile course linking ...

Former Macomb mayor named Amtrak chairman Chicago Tribune - United States Thomas C. Carper has been a director on the national passenger railroad's board since March last year. He says he's looking forward to tackling the ...

Teens Admit to Putting Boulder on Tracks, Damaging Train WROC-TV - Rochester,NY,USA Four teens have admitted to putting a boulder on train tracks in Chili, an action that damaged a CSX freight train. Michael Ciarmaglia of Riga, ...

Milwaukee terminal dedicated to biofuels Modern Bulk Transporter - Houston,TX,USA... rail loading infrastructure, with highway access and is served by two Class I railways, the Union Pacific Railroad and the Canadian Pacific Railroad. ...

Riding the Rails to History Pueblo Chieftain - Pueblo,CO,USA 2562 steam locomotive was built in 1908 and is one of the most popular outdoor displays at the Arizona Railway Museum in Chandler, Ariz. ...

Hundreds rally for Beltline Atlanta Journal Constitution - GA, USA... of Transportation to preserve a segment of the proposed Beltline — currently owned by the Norfolk Southern railroad — for heavy or high-speed rail use. ...

SAY GOODBYE TO THE CATENARY. Green Energy News - Baltimore,MD,USA Trams are smallish versions of light rail cars, by the way.) The system Bombardier has developed uses the principle of inductive power transfer that allows– ...

The Valley Railroad 09:57Located in Essex, CT, the Valley Railroad is one of New England's premier steam tourist railroads. This railroad runs along the Connecticut River ...

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