U S Railroad News 2010-07-14 11:08:00

BC ports drive upgrade to CN Rail Financial Post Railroad volumes at both CN, and its smaller rival, Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd., are exceeding his expectations in the second quarter, with carload …

Shares of Norfolk Southern Rank the Highest in terms of Relative Performance …Comtex Smartrend Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) ranks first with a gain of 2.03%; Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) ranks second with a gain of 1.54%; and Canadian Pacific …

Ward: CSX’s traffic deflates double-dip fears Jacksonville Business Journal CSX, which employs about 3500 in Northeast Florida, provides rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck transload services. Its transportation network spans about …

Traffic rises on US railroads in June compared with ’09, but down from before … Canadian Business.com Compared with pre-recession levels, though, intermodal rail traffic in June was still down 1.4 percent compared with June 2008. Seasonally adjusted AAR data …

Genesee & Wyoming traffic rises 15 percent in June, driven by metal and grain … Canadian Business.com (AP) – Traffic on rail lines run by Genesee & Wyoming Inc. jumped 15 percent last month compared with a year earlier, driven by shipments of metals and …

Legendary Union Pacific Railroad Steam Locomotive to Pull Cheyenne Frontier …VAdvert Press Center (press release)Union Pacific Railroad legendary steam locomotive No. 844 will pull a special train for Cheyenne Frontier Days, as well as a fundraising special for the …

Alaska Railroad barred from spraying weed killers BusinessWeek By MARY PEMBERTON A judge on Monday extended an order preventing the Alaska Railroad from spraying weed killers on a section of track until Alaska’s high …

RailAmerica says June shipments rose 11.8 percent BusinessWeek Short line freight railroad RailAmerica Inc. said Tuesday that shipments last month rose 11.8 percent over June 2009. The company said shipments increased …

Granite Construction wins $78M railroad contract BusinessWeek The project calls for Granite to elevate the rails in San Bruno and build bridges so traffic can flow through busy intersections in the city, located about …

Amtrak revenue, ridership up Washington Business Journal Amtrak, which has forecast record ridership in fiscal 2010, saw gains in ridership and revenue in June, with the strongest growth on trains coming and going …