U S Railroad News 2010-10-23 09:20:00

Bombardier wins $185M railcar order in IsraelMontreal GazetteMontreal-based Bombardier Inc. said Friday its European transportation unit has been awarded a firm order for 78 double-decker rail coaches by Israel …

CSX Named Greenest Railroad by Newsweek’s 2010 Green RankingsPR Newswire (press release)“When it comes to the environment, CSX is committed to moving the things that matter in a way that matters,” said Michael Ward, CSX chairman, president and …

Stewartstown Rail Co. might face foreclosureYorkdispatch.comThe company’s assets, including land, rail lines, and train stations, would head toward sheriff’s sale. The foreclosure process could wrap up in 2012, …

No deal yet for Amtrak, SunRailOrlando SentinelBy Dan Tracy, ORLANDO SENTINEL Florida officials failed to deliver on their pledge to reach a deal this week with Amtrak that would allow them to buy the …

MM fights to keep Ottawa Valley rail line openYour Ottawa RegionThe Ottawa Valley Rail line runs from Chalk River to Smiths Falls, via Almonte and Carleton Place. The Carleton Place portion of the line is seen here, …

DOT’s TIGER II program helps fund L.A. port’s rail project …By CCJ StaffThe project includes new railyard for short-line railroad serving Union Pacific, Burlington Northern Santa Fe and the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. The project includes staging and storage tracks for adjacent on-dock railyards …

UTU: NewsA Norfolk Southern sought lease of trackage to a newly created short line railroad in Michigan is being opposed by the UTU and the Brotherhood of Locomotive …