U S Railroad News 2010-09-25 07:05:00

Railroad offering $20000 reward Greene County Daily World On July 7, 2009, at about 11:45 am, 70 cars loaded with potash and parked for long-term storage by The Indiana Rail Road Company on a unused railroad spur …

GE Sells 115 Locomotives in Brazil The Journal of Commerce OnlineLocomotive builder GE Transportation said it signed the largest locomotive delivery deal in Brazil’s history as Brazilian rail operator MRS Logistica agreed …

New rail plan moves down track Topeka Capital JournalBy Mike Hall Kansas and Oklahoma officials already are at work on a development plan for rail passenger service between the Kansas City area and Oklahoma …

Report says rail will create jobs, reduce trafficDearborn Press and Guide… high-speed rail network will create nearly 58000 permanent jobs, and support 15200 jobs during the 10 years that it would take to construct the project. …

Feds finally cough up $15 million for short-line railway CANADA With a temporary service agreement set to expire a month’ s end, Ottawa finally came to the table with much-needed money to upgrade a railroad between Sault …

Union Pacific Railroad Earns Responsible Care Certification for Safe Chemical …MarketWatch (press release)OMAHA, Neb., Sep 24, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Union Pacific Railroad’s (NYSE:UNP) safety processes meet the certification requirements under the Responsible …

CP freight train derails at St. Lazare A Canadian Pacific freight train flew off the tracks without warning in St. Lazare, just before midnight Thursday, injuring two crew members and producing a pileup that will likely halt rail traffic through the area for several days. …