U S Railroad News 2010-09-01 07:26:00

Wabtec’s MotivePower Unit Signs Contract With MBTA For New Passenger Locomotives PR Newswire (press release)The EPA Tier 3-compliant locomotives will be manufactured in Boise, Idaho with major components supplied by GE Transportation of Erie, Pa. …

Rail line receives tentative backing Sheboygan Press… 2010 Two private businesses have agreed to contribute a combined $160000 to help rebuild a freight rail line between Plymouth and Sheboygan Falls, …

CSX enters rail security partnership with Alabama Examiner.com CSX Transportation (CSXT) recently announced that it has entered into a rail security partnership with the State of Alabama, which represents a model CSXT …

Saudi Arabia Receives Freight Locomotives LogisticsWeek The locomotives also feature 710-T1 fuel-efficient diesel engines and are compatible with the European Train Control System. Electro-Motive Diesel supplied …

Portec Rail Products, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2010 Dividend MarketWatch (press release)Portec Rail Products, Inc., headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, manufactures, supplies and distributes a broad range of railroad products, …

Train ride down the Canyon delights 450 locals CA Plumas County NewspapersSince the Union Pacific route has been a designated freight-only route since 1970, only a few passenger trains have traversed the Canyon in recent history. …