U S Railroad News 2010-09-02 07:10:00

Bombardier gets New Jersey commuter rail car deal FOXBusiness 1 train maker, said Wednesday that it won a contract from New Jersey Transit Corp for 100 commuter rail cars worth about $267 million. …

L&C of Lancaster being sold Bizjournals.com G&O owns seven short line railroads in North Carolina, Tennessee and Alabama. The closest to the Charlotte area is Yadkin Valley Railroad, a 93-mile system …

CN boasts success with grain delivery planEdmonton JournalBy Journal Business Staff, Edmonton Journal September 2, 2010 1:07 AM edmonton / In a bid to improve grain deliveries, Canadian National Railway said it has …

Amtrak, FRA unveil new passenger-car design specsProgressive Rail RoadingYesterday, Amtrak, the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and various states announced they approved design specifications for “next generation” bi-level …

Consultant: Tulare County rail line could earn 39% profit Visalia Times-Delta“The last thing I want to see is a railroad line get pulled up if it can be saved,” Hunter said. The TCAG-paid consultant said he identified 10 businesses …

Norfolk Southern Targets Carbon Emissions-Reduction Goal PR Newswire (press release)1 /PRNewswire/ — Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today announced a five-year goal to reduce its carbon footprint through fuel-savings technology …

Express train crashes into motor car KRQE… rail buffs, tourists, and many of those who helped through the birth and early life of the line following its purchase by the states of New Mexico and …