U S Railroad News 2010-08-30 07:03:00

Genesee & Wyoming has the Lowest Sales Growth in the Railroads …Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) had sales growth of 35.2% during the last fiscal year. The company has reported $1.7 billion in sales over the past 12 months and is expected to report $2 billion in sales in the next fiscal year. …

Train to Montreal opens up new vistas Pittsburgh Post Gazette We entered a train where even a single open seat was rare, but an Amtrak conductor, unbidden, kindly asked another passenger to switch seats so we could …

Ohio rail safety among worst in the nation Warren Tribune Chronicle An at-grade crossing is when train tracks intersect with a public or private road. Many of those crossings do not have gates and lights and the average cost …

State approves money for mid-valley rail improvements OR Albany Democrat Herald $5190024 to the Union Pacific Railroad to extend central traffic control to the segment of its mainline that runs through Albany. …

DOT Press release 8-20-10“Short line railroads play an important role in our nation’s transportation system,” said Secretary LaHood. “Investing in this project will spur economic …

Insurance issue may postpone Amtrak for Florida east coast run Florida Today At issue is the portion of the 350-mile route known as the South Florida Rail Corridor, which covers 81 miles from West Palm Beach to Miami and is owned by …

Rail line on track in rural Sask. StarPhoenix The establishment of the shortline railway and the continuation of rail service on the old Canadian Pacific line has economic implications for communities …

CN Railway provoke workers to strike, Teamsters say 680 News TORONTO, Ont. – The Canadian National Railway is provoking its workers to launch a strike, Teamsters Canada Union said. The statement comes after …

Denver airport breaks ground on new rail lineUSA Today… $120 million for a “Regional Intermodal Transportation Center” that would allow rail, bus and rental car travelers to converge at one central point. …

Engine No. 9 to arrive in Breckenridge this November CO Summit Daily News By Robert Allen BRECKENRIDGE — After many months of setbacks, historic locomotive No. 9 will be shipped in November from Grand Junction to Breckenridge. …