Tuesday, October 13, 2009

A Silver Line express without more tracks? Greater Greater Washington Spencer Lepler has argued that Virginia should convert the W&OD trail to an interurban rail line providing express non-stop service to downtown Washington. ...

Feds give approval to Honolulu rail project KPUABy AP HONOLULU (AP) — The federal government is giving its go-ahead for Honolulu's proposed 20-mile rail line to begin preliminary engineering. ...

Norfolk Southern E-Commerce Offers 'Railcar Event - Text Message Alerts' and ... NewsBlaze Once an alert is set up, Railcar Event Alerts checks the status of the equipment every hour and sends a text message to the customer's cell phone if the ...

RailAmerica IPO Prices Lower Than Expected New York Times (blog)In 2006, Fortress bought RailAmerica, the largest short-line railroad operator in the nation, for about $640 million. Ate time, the investment firm paid ...

Construction to Begin on Rail Car Facility Inside INdiana Business, A ground breaking is set for next week on a new $5 million rail car facility in Knox. The Reagent Chemical and Research Rail Tank Car Facility is expected ...

Preservation, pedestrians, pollution all key factors in new development plan Torrington Register Citizen The economic development commission arrived at major focal points. The group endorsed a roughly $5 million upgrade to the Housatonic Valley Railroad, ...

City celebrates completion of railroad project KSN-TVWICHITA, Kansas – City leaders are praising a $105 million railroad project that they say has improved traffic, pollution and public safety downtown. ...

Railroad Equipment Auction this Thursday in OH.
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Minerva's Steam Railroad Museum to sell its trains Canton Repository Yielding to the rising cost of operating a recreational train-ride project, members of the Steam Railroad Museum are auctioning the locomotives, ...

Federal-Mogul Develops Ground-Breaking Product for Rail Industry ThomasNet Industrial News Room (press release)30 - Federal-Mogul Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) has collaborated with a Tier 1 supplier to the rail industry to produce a revolutionary seal for the rail ...

Historic viaduct showing signs of age Baltimore Sun It's an impressive sight, so much so that the viaduct's owner, CSX Corporation, often uses the bridge to show off new engines in publicity photographs. ...

US West Coast Ports and Railroads Promote Trade Gateway The Journal of Commerce Online The ports of Long Beach, Los Angeles, Oakland, Portland, Seattle, and Tacoma, along with BNSF Railway Company and Union Pacific Railroad, will showcase the ...

Kan. officials dedicate $105 million rail corridor project in Wichita fox4kc.com Representatives of the BNSF and Union Pacific railroads were among those scheduled to take part in the ceremony Monday. The project was designed to elevate ...

Railroads, gov't spar over chlorine trains Times of the Internet Trade groups representing chemical makers eventually prevailed as the court struck down a Union Pacific policy charging much higher rates for chlorine gas ...

Genesee & Wyoming Same-Rail Traffic Down 18% In Sept Wall Street Journal The holding company, which owns and operates short-line and regional freight railroads, said the month's results put the drop for the third quarter at 17%, ...

Amtrak ridership is down, but still near record msnbc.com WASHINGTON - Amtrak said Monday its ridership dropped by more than a million passengers in the past year, still the second-highest year in the railroad's ...

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