Friday, September 4, 2009

Commission seeks funds to proceed with rail purchase San Jose Mercury News SANTA CRUZ -- In a step toward public acquisition of the county's privately owned rail line, the Regional Transportation Commission has agreed to ask the ...

Board Selects Spur Short-Line Operator Tyler Morning Telegraph In 2008, the American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association presented Black-lands the Jake Award With Distinction for achieving a perfect safety ...

Wall Street Firms Seeing A Freight Rail Recovery CNNMoney.com (CSX) to outperform from market perform, saying that coal and a turn in manufacturing and chemicals should boost both. "My instict says we have a recovery," ...

Weekly US rail shipments fall 16.1 percent The Associated Press Volume slipped 14.2 percent in the West, where cargo is primarily carried by Union Pacific Corp. and Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corp. ...

Ohio passenger rail advocates rush to meet requirements to apply ...By Karen Farkas / The Plain Dealer It is not at all uncommon for Amtrak to be 3 hours late due to having been put a siding while a CSX freight train passed. So, the real problem with passenger rail is not the government portion of the plan but ...

Joliet transport hub to bring thousands of jobs Chicago Tribune Ocean-going containers will be taken on and off rail cars at a Union Pacific Railroad terminal within CenterPoint Properties' new hub in Joliet. ...

BNSF Railway names new chief sourcing officer The Associated Press NEW YORK — BNSF Railway said Thursday that Paul Bischler has been named vice president and chief sourcing officer, effective Oct. 1. ...

Indiana county obtains federal dollars for NS/industrial park spur Progressive Rail Roading... Ind., will receive $2.3 million to build a rail spur connecting the Park One Business Park to a Norfolk Southern Railway line in Yorktown. ...

New Washington State Biodiesel Plant Comes On Line Domestic Fuel... preexisting building situated next to a grain elevator and a 26-car rail siding that adjoins the Burlington Northern Santa Fe mainline. ...

CSX (CSX) Bullish Technical Alert - Trend Up 17.1% FOXBusiness CSX is currently above its 50-day moving average of $39.42 and above its 200-day moving average of $32.53. SmarTrend is bullish on shares of CSX and our ...

Farm Group Urges CN To Retain Producer Car Sites Trading Markets (press release)WINNIPEG, MB, Sep 03, 2009 -- CNI News -- Canadian National Railway or CN should not be allowed to delist 62 producer car loading sites, ...

BNSF will begin 4 projects to clean Whitefish River Montana's News Station Burlington Northern Santa Fe railway plans to finish removing contaminated sediment from the upper reach of the Whitefish River will happen by mid-November. ...

Amtrak funding is still in the hopper Examiner.com Amtrak's funding has not been slashed, at least, not yet. Nicholas Martinelli , Rep. Corrine Brown's Legislative Director, told Examiner on Tuesday, ...

Industrial park, rail spur to create jobs Times-Georgian Swafford said county officials have been meeting with Norfolk Southern Railroad representatives for four months and that the railroad company has developed ...

Greene County firm gets $32K in stimulus funds Bizjournals.com... to work with both private and public fleets to retrofit, repower, or replace school buses and locomotive diesel engines.

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