Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Trinity Industries to close Fort Worth rail car plant Bizjournals.com A subsidiary of Trinity Industries Inc. said Monday it will be idling its Fort Worth rail car plant on Oct. 20, the company said in a letter to the Texas ...

GE Transportation partnering with Swedish firm Philadelphia Inquirer The partnership will provide service to existing rail fleets, as well as GE's new European PowerHaul Locomotive which should be delivered to Freightliner ...

First phase of ethanol hub under construction in Rialto Press-Enterprise The company's "West Colton Rail Terminal" will be served by the Union Pacific Railroad and will be located less than a mile from gasoline blending terminals ...

Twelve coal cars derail on CSX train in Wedgefield WEDGEFIELD, SC (WIS) - CSX train officials say several cars in a 90-car train derailed in the town of ...

Smithsonian's fireless locomotive moves to Baltimore « The Affiliate By Jennifer Brundage The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History recently donated a vintage 1938 fireless steam locomotive to our Affiliate in Baltimore, the B & O Railroad Museum. On August 18, Affiliations and Museum staff were on hand to ...

Price for rail line too steep for counties Jordan Independent The counties and Union Pacific Railroad couldn't agree on a price, so the line will proceed through the abandonment process, with the land likely to revert ...

Maryland asking for $360M for rail work Bizjournals.com The Maryland Department of Transportation has applied for $360 million in high-speed rail stimulus funds to improve Amtrak and MARC Commuter rail, Gov. ...

KCS Shifts Managers at Rail Units The Journal of Commerce Online Kansas City Southern, smallest of the top tier or Class I North American railroads, unveiled a second set of management changes following the departure Aug. ...

Virginia wants $75M for high-speed rail Bizjournals.com Virginia worked on the application with CSX, which owns the tracks as well as Amtrak and Virginia Railway Express. The state is working to improve on-time ...

Take the slow train in West Virginia Easier (press release) The Cass Scenic Railroad still runs on the same line built back in 1901 to haul lumber to the mill in Cass. Many of the locomotives are the same Shays that ...

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