Saturday, March 14, 2009

Effort to save Tulare County rail line leads to a change in Measure R Visalia Times-Delta - Visalia,CA,USA The proposed abandonment of that little-used section of track has prompted the Lindsay-based orange grower to wage a nonstop battle to keep the rail line in ...

West Virginia Tourism Gets Boost WVNS - Morgantown,WV,USA Durbin and Greenbrier Valley Railroad – Applicant funding requirement: $58850.00; state match: $58850.00 The Durbin Greenbrier Valley Railroad’s 2009 ...

$100 million, jobs The News Journal - Wilmington,DE,USA By JEFF MONTGOMERY • The News Journal • March 14, 2009 Delaware will catch more than $100 million of a $1.3 billion surge in money for Amtrak, ...

Union Tank Car cuts production, employees WDAM-TV - Hattiesburg,MS,USA (AP) - Union Tank Car Co. says that it is cutting about 158 employees as it reduces railcar production at its plants in Alexandria and Sheldon, Texas. ...

A new railroad in town Journal Inquirer - Manchester,CT,USA By Howard French There’s about to be a new freight railroad in Connecticut and much of the rest of New England. Giant, 21000 route-mile Norfolk Southern ...

Train rides at the Colorado Railroad Museum Metromix - Chicago,IL,USA The Colorado Railroad Museum is more than static displays of railroading history. Go to the the Museum on one of our “Steam-Up” operating days and Lose ...

Rail on track with business Reedsburg Times Press - Reedsburg,WI,USA"Rail is a huge, very important part of the industrial development of Reedsburg," Lichte said. "Our prospects, a nice percentage of them, ...

NYC-NJ rail tunnel contracts released for bids Newsday - Long Island,NY,USA The officials released preliminary designs for two segments of the new train tunnel under the Hudson River. The entire project, expected to be finished by ...

Railpower to delay filing of year-end results Reuters - USAMarch 13 (Reuters) - Railpower Technologies Corp (P.TO), which is under court protection from creditors, said it will delay filing of its 2008 financial ...

Railroad museum locations discussed Cleburne Times-Review - Cleburne,TX,USA Reynolds also suggested moving forward with the project. “The railroad museum is the last 4B project,” Reynolds said. “We want to get it done and want a ...

5 injured in Amtrak train accident south of Gainesville KXII-TV - Sherman,TX,USA Five people were injured when an Amtrak train and a semi truck collided Friday morning just south of Gainesville on County Road 218. ...

Positive Train Control technology to be installed on trains by 2015 Detroit Free Press - United States The technology – called Positive Train Control – is an advanced system of monitoring train locations, speed and routes that helps to prevent collisions, ...

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