Saturday, April 25, 2009

TCI sells off its stake in CSX Bizjournals.com - Charlotte,NC,USA An activist hedge fund that waged a grueling proxy fight with CSX Corp. last year has sold all of its shares in the rail company, according to Securities ...

Amtrak will bypass GF for several more days Grand Forks Herald - Grand Forks,ND,USA Amtrak's Empire Builder passenger train won't be able to resume service in Grand Forks, Devils Lake and Rugby for several days, a company spokesman in ...

Commuter ferry gets test runs next month Fredericksburg.com - Fredericksburg,VA,USA Riding the ferry to work would be a low-stress, scenic option, ... Also, Virginia Railway Express was trying to grow ridership at the time, and it seemed ...

Pinsly Railroad to Participate in e-RAILSAFE-SHORTLINE TechLINKS (press release) - Atlanta,GA,USA COM Inc, is pleased to announce that it has signed another railroad to its service, e-RAILSAFE SHORTLINE (ERS-ShortLine). Pinsly Railroad Company has agreed ...

Where to Park Rail Cars? The Journal of Commerce Online - Newark,NJ,USA“In Montana, state legislators wanted to censure BNSF Railway for parking hundreds of empty railcars along the scenic Missouri River between Helena and ...

V&T railroad rides into Carson Nevada Appeal - Carson City,NV,USA About 7.5 miles of the 18-mile tourist railroad from Virginia City to Carson City will be finished when track work on the bridge is done in about a month, ...

Norfolk Southern Furloughs 58 Workers at Juniata Shops WRTA - Altoona,PA,USA Norfolk Southern has cut about 4-percent of its workforce since December. It has furloughed a total of about 1200 employees and cut back on the number of ...

Tourist trains coming to town? River Reporter - Narrowsburg,NY,USA While there are still miles to go in the planning process, including discussions with other railroad lines and regional officials, as well as mounting ...

NO INJURIES: 23 cars of coal train derail in Virginia Delmarva Daily Times - MD,USA By AP • April 24, 2009 No injuries were reported in the derailment of the CSX train Friday near Eagle Rock in Botetourt (BAH'-tah-tot) County. ...

Railpower Files Third Default Status Report SYS-CON Media (press release) - Montvale,NJ,USA Railpower announces that its financial statements, MD&A and related CEO and CFO certifications for the first quarter ended March 31, 2009 would not be filed ...

Clifton Forge celebrates its railroad heritage during May festival ShenandoahValley.com - Fort Valley,VA,USA The C&O Historical Society is also promoting the development of a new tourism trail it calls the C&O Railway Heritage Trail. Executive Director Rick Tabb ...

Freight train derails in rural East Texas Houston Chronicle - United States The train derailed about 4:30 am Thursday at the trestle over Keechi Creek, about 20 miles southwest of Palestine. Union Pacific spokeswoman Raquel ...

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