Saturday, February 6, 2010

Short Lines Gain on Factory Demand The Journal of Commerce Online... regional railroads, are also benefiting from a rebound this year in the goods-producing factory sector. Short line originations of ore-laden railcars in ...

First GE Locomotives Arrive in Nigeria MarketWatch The locomotives will be used for both freight and passenger service. The remaining 20 locomotives will be delivered in the second half of 2010. ...

New CN chief shakes up leadership team Calgary Herald The new chief executive of Canadian National Railway Co., Claude Mongeau, said Monday he has shuffled his leadership team following the retirement of Hunter ...

Tulare County officials will lobby for rail line Visalia Times-Delta In June, it received a $1.5 million contract to design the Betty Drive/Avenue 312 route from Highway 99 to Visalia's Industrial Park. ...

Train derails leaving rail yard Hickory Daily Record Workers with Norfolk Southern Railroad survey the the scene of a locomotive derailment in Hickory on Friday. The tracks were icy when the engine derailed, ...

Bombardier Wins a Commuter Train Maintenance Contract in the Montreal Region MarketWatch Over the years, Bombardier has provided the AMT with commuter rail cars, electric multiple units and aluminum BOMBARDIER BiLevel cars, and since fall 2009, ...

Union Pacific sets dividend of 27 cents per share Washington Post Freight railroad operator Union Pacific Corp. says it will pay a quarterly dividend of 27 cents per share. The company said Thursday the dividend would be ...

Shortline/Regional Railroad of the Year nominations sought ...Railway Age's 2009 Short Line Railroad of the Year Award honored Wilmington, Calif.-based Pacific Harbor Line, Inc.; the 2009 Regional Railroad of the Year ...

Union Station project gets $304M in loans Denver Business Journal Denver Union Station already has received $28.4 million in funds under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Construction of the Union Station project ...

Amtrak ridership down 10 percent during 2009 Daily Inter Lake Amtrak ridership took a hit last year, with about 10 percent fewer passengers riding the Empire Builder through Montana in 2009. .

Historic steam train returns to our waterfront Surrey Now The BNSF rail line has been in operation on the Semiahmoo Peninsula since the 1800s, but as travel by rail from Vancouver to White Rock became more ...

Union Pacific Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-K) GuruFocus.com Union Pacific Corp. has a market cap of $30.77 billion; its shares were traded at around $60.98 with a P/E ratio of 16.9 and P/S ratio of 2.1. ...

VRE express train coming; high-speed rail improvements to begin Stafford County Sun A new express train on the Fredericksburg line is one way Virginia Railway Express Board Chair Paul Milde says the commuter railroad is working to fix the ...

Amtrak getting more Missouri riders; $400M funding may help improve service digitalBURG.com"I know that Warrensburg and other cities have really tried to promote the Amtrak riding." While riding the train may not be the mode of transportation it ...

Federal Transit Dollars Pour into Denver Rail Expansion KUNC That includes the west corridor light rail line between downtown and Golden, which is now under construction. And the soon-to-be built east commuter rail ...

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