U S Railroad News 2010-10-07 08:43:00

Teck, CP ink 10-year coal-hauling dealGlobe and MailBT and Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. CP-T unveiled a new 10-year agreement Wednesday for moving coal from five Teck mines to the Pacific Coast for export. …

Union Pacific CEO sees upswing, but still cautiousUSA TodayUnion Pacific (UNP), which is the nation’s No. 1 freight railroad and serves the western US, is benefiting handsomely from the recovery, posting record …

Minnesota Zephyr rail line’s sale back on trackPioneer PressBy Elizabeth Mohr After nearly four years of negotiating the sale of the former Minnesota Zephyr rail line for conversion into a state recreational trail, …

Amtrak Rolls Out Plan for Northeast High-Speed Rail CorridorInhabitatby Bridgette Meinhold, 10/06/10 Amtrak recently unveiled their latest plans for a new high-speed rail corridor in the Northeast US that will connect Boston, …

Steam and diesel engines both runRome SentinelFEATURED — The Diesel 12, built by the Plymouth Locomotive Co. of Plymouth, Ohio in 1956, will be featured along with a 100-year-old Davenport engine at …

Industrial and Rail Heritage Discovery Center Plans UnveiledBuffalo Rising“The Heritage Discovery Center is about preserving our industrial heritage,” said Ed Patton, director of museum development for the Western New York Railway …

Foliage and Halloween on Track at Berkshire Scenic Railway MuseumPR Web (press release)Celebrating the history and significance of railroads in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts since 1984, the Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum is an …