U S Railroad News 2010-08-27 06:11:00

Greenbrier Hiring 260 Workers in Portland, Oregon to Support Railcar Order Area Development OnlineAfter receiving a significant uptick in orders, railcar product and service provider Greenbrier will create 260 workers at its Gunderson facility in …

Weekly intermodal traffic sets 2010 record again; container shipments hit all …DC Velocity Continued growth in container volumes and a flock of new railcar orders suggest that 2010 will be a very good year for intermodal transportation. …

Denver RTD breaks ground on commuter rail line project – News …The $1 billion East Corridor commuter rail line is part of the FasTracks Eagle P3 project, an innovative public-private partnership which also includes the …

Public, Private Investments Lifting Pennsylvania’s Struggling Railroads Philadelphia Center City Weekly Press By Eric Boehm A short-line railroad executive on Wednesday told state lawmakers the Marcellus Shale natural gas drilling boom in northern Pennsylvania has …

CSX brings confusing news to Ogdensburg WatertownDailyTimes.com By BRIAN AMARAL OGDENSBURG — Confusion reigned at the Port of Ogdensburg Wednesday when a CSX official told a group of industry executives and officials …

Mo. Department of Natural Resources recognizes Kansas City …The Kansas City Southern Railway Company received a $43084 DERA grant that funded 75 percent of the cost to purchase and install automatic engine …

Gatx May Sell Debt as Issuance Falls Amid Economy Concern: New Issue Alert Bloomberg By Sapna Maheshwari – Thu Aug 26 09:06:37 GMT 2010 Gatx Corp., a Chicago-based company that leases railroad cars and other equipment, may sell debt as …

Repairs to NM trestle could cost $2 million NewsWest9.com AP – August 25, 2010 1:35 PM ET CHAMA, NM (AP) – It could cost around $2 million to repair a railroad trestle that burned on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic …

Funding puts rail line right on track OR KCBY.com 11 And what this rail line means is a great quality of life, great workforce, great economics.” When the line was shut down in 2007, Port Communications …

Rail Line Talks Broken Off CA Valley Voice There has been interest by other short-line rail companies to purchase San Joaquin Valley Railroad but those too have been halted. …

Norfolk Southern’s New Heartland Corridor Cuts Length of Major Route by 250 Miles Earth & Industry Ten years ago, about 70 percent of the Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) international freight arrived in West Coast ports and was distributed from there. …

Railfest 2010 on track at SteamtownScranton Times-Tribune Among those set to have equipment displays at Railfest are Amtrak, Norfolk Southern Railway, New Jersey Transit, Canadian Pacific Railway, …

Exhibit of passenger rail travel opens today SW Iowa News Council Bluffs had nine depots and 62 passenger trains passing through daily,” states a sign at the entrance of a new Union Pacific Railroad Museum exhibit …

Cow catcher stops afternoon train The Durango Herald A drooping cow catcher – mounted at the front of the locomotive to reflect obstacles – brought a train to a stop near the Main Avenue Bridge on Thursday …