Saturday, May 23, 2009

Rail stimulus projects approved by rail commission Toledo On The Move - Toledo,OH, AP Video TOLEDO, OHIO -- The commissioners of the Ohio Rail Development Commission have unanimously approved participation in 22 railroad stimulus projects ...

Old Abilene Town has busy weekend Abilene Recorder Chronicle - Abilene,KS, Abilene & Smoky Valley Railroad's steam locomotive will have its inaugural run on Saturday May 23 with a christening ceremony at 10 am The engine's first ...

Train car leaking lye in Durham News & Observer - Raleigh,NC,USA DURHAM -- A train car derailed this morning and is now leaking sodium hydroxide, commonly known as lye. No injuries have been reported, but at least one ...

Kyle Railroad to be part of RailAmerica Trading Markets (press release) - Los Angeles,CA,USA The Kyle is a short-line railroad that operates on 475 miles of track from Solomon to Limon, Colo. Shortlines are independently owned railroads that cover ...

Dinner Train Revived KOHD - Bend,OR,USA The Crooked River Dinner Train and Cougar Canyon BBQ today announced that the train will have its first dinner run of the season on Saturday, May 30th. ...

PennDOT describes possible Middletown Amtrak stations PennLive.com - Harrisburg,PA,USA by MONICA VON DOBENECK, Of The Patriot-News PennDOT is narrowing down possible sites to relocate the Middletown Amtrak train station, but it was obvious at ...

Rail Suppliers On Track The Journal of Commerce Online - Newark,NJ,USA I'm fresh back from the American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association's Annual Convention outside of Las Vegas. It was a jam-packed few days and ...

Sneak Peek: 'A Christmas Carol' Train Tour HitFix - Los Angeles,CA,USA“Disney's A Christmas Carol” Train Tour kicks off Memorial Day Weekend 2009 at Union Station in Los Angeles, traveling across the country with stops in 40 ...

Railroad hesitant but willing to operate North Pole refinery Anchorage Daily News - Anchorage,AK,USA Last year, Flint Hills put the refinery up for sale while it weighed its options. One such option is to renegotiate a supply contract with the state. ...

Former Norfolk Southern Chairman Arnold McKinnon dies Trading Markets (press release) - Los Angeles,CA A railroader for more than 40 years, McKinnon led Norfolk Southern from 1987 to 1992. After he retired as CEO, he was a member of the Norfolk-based railroad ...

Railroad trestle catches fire Blackwell Journal Tribune (subscription) - Blackwell,OK,USA A fire on a railroad trestle north of Doolin Avenue, over the Chikaskia River, caused considerable damage, Fire Chief Tom Beliel said. ...

Italian rail company moves ahead in L.A. Los Angeles Times - CA,USA... begin negotiating exclusively with an Italian rail company that has drawn up plans to build a rail car factory on a city-owned parcel east of downtown. ...

Railroad Stocks Up Despite Dire Forecasts TheStreet.com - USA When freights are down, as reported by the Association of American Railroads just last week, you know railroad companies are hurting. ...

Part of UP railroad bridge damaged in central Iowa Chicago Tribune - United States AP OGDEN, Iowa - An accident has damaged Union Pacific's new railroad bridge under construction over the Des Moines River near Ogden in central Iowa. ...

National Railroad Museum to dedicate car Saturday Green Bay Press Gazette - Green Bay,WI,USA The National Railroad Museum will dedicate its new open-air passenger car at 10 am Saturday at the museum, 2285 S. Broadway, Ashwaubenon. ...

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