U S Railroad News 2010-11-09 07:33:00

AAR Reports October 2010 Rail Traffic Continues Mixed Progress …RTI, available at www.aar.org, comprises detailed monthly rail traffic data framed with other key economic indicators to show how freight rail ties into the …

UP Plans 25 Percent Capital Spending Jump in 2011The Journal of Commerce OnlineUnion Pacific Railroad tentatively plans to increase its capital spending on network repairs and growth projects 25 percent in 2011 to $3.25 billion, …

CSX Corporation Chief Financial Officer Discusses Performance Revitalization …MarketWatch (press release)8, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Oscar Munoz, executive vice president and chief financial officer of CSX Corporation, shared insight on key success …

BNSF Net Jumps 45 Percent to $706 MillionShipping DigestBNSF Railway’s net income in the third quarter rose 44.7 percent from a year earlier to $706 million, as revenue rose 22.1 percent to $4.391 billion. …

Vermont Railway Fined Over Hazardous WasteVermont Public RadioThe environmental project will pay firefighting and spill response equipment in for four fire departments in areas with high rail traffic.

Rail Activity Slipped In OctoberThe Business InsiderRail traffic in October suggests that similarly moderate growth is continuing into the fourth quarter,” said AAR Senior Vice President John T. Gray. …