U S Railroad News 2010-10-19 06:36:00

Groundbreaking for railroad extensionWorcester TelegramDaniel T. Flint, director of operations at Omnova Solutions located just in front of where the new railroad station will be built in the industrial park, …

Remodel Auction to Acquire Scenic Railroad and Land Assets for $24.5 Million …MarketWatch (press release)The two scenic railroads are the Great Smokey Mountain Railroad, LLC, a Colorado corporation (“GSMR”), which operates 55 miles of rail in the Mountains of …

New Issue-CSX Corp sells $800 mln notes in 2 partsReutersOct 18 (Reuters) – CSX Corp (CSX.N) on Monday sold $800 million of senior unsecured notes in two parts, said IFR, a Thomson Reuters service. …

BNSF Railway Lowers 48-car Rates in MontanaAg WeeklyThe two farm organizations met with BNSF Railway officials recently to discuss the importance of Montana’s smaller elevators in the current marketplace. …

BNSF Selects Contractor To Build New Intermodal FacilityBNSF Railway Company Monday announced it has selected TJ Lambrecht Construction and Walsh Construction as the primary civil contractor to construct its new …

Rail owner signs IT contract with SiemensThe Copenhagen PostThe contract, which takes effect on January 2, 2011, covers traffic information systems, IT security systems, 2200 PCs, 250 servers and Banedanmark’s …

BNSF, UP are big intermodal spendersLincoln Journal StarIn Illinois, public officials, railroad officials and customers gathered Monday to celebrate the opening of Union Pacific Railroad’s nearly $370 million, …