U S Railroad News 2010-09-10 06:34:00

Bulk Rail Volume Hits Second Consecutive Peak Journal of Commerce For instance, Union Pacific Railroad said its August loadings of coal-filled railcars were the highest since December 2008 out of the big Powder River Basin mining area of Wyoming …

First train travels the Heartland Corridor Roanoke TimesRADFORD — After three years of engineering and work, the first train to travel the Heartland Corridor through Southwest Virginia stopped shortly before …

Railroads say full steam aheadFortuneThe relative health of the US railroad industry is no secret. Union Pacific (UNP) and Norfolk Southern (NSC) are trading within a few dollars of their …

Derailment closes three rail lines North Platte Bulletinby North Platte Bulletin staff and news services – 9/9/2010 A derailment on the Union Pacific Railroad line between Kearney and Gibbon closed three busy …

Amtrak depot will see minor remodeling WI The Tomah Journal The money is being pulled from stimulus funds by Amtrak. Construction is set to begin this fall. George Allen Construction from Illinois will build the …

CN and UTU ratify new collective agreement Trading Markets (press release)Canadian National Railway Company and the United Transportation Union, or UTU, have announced that UTU-represented employees working on the Duluth, …

American Honda to open rail-car loading facility at California portProgressive Rail RoadingThe recently completed project included the construction of an 84-unit rail-car loading facility, roadway improvements and berth upgrades. …