U S Railroad News 2010-11-17 06:09:00

UNL research leads to rail-testing companyLincoln Journal StarImagine if a railcar could predict weakness in the track that might lead to a train derailment? The technology is becoming closer to reality thanks to …

Progress Rail Services and Pacific Harbor Line Sign Locomotive …SunHerald.com… including being named Short Line of the Year by Railway Age in 2009, … It was the first railroad in the country to field an all Tier 2 and Tier 3 …

Rail authority gets nod MS Natchez Democrat Natchez, Inc. Director Chandler Russ met with the board to seek permission to form a regional rail authority, instead of having the port authority in control of the rails…

AAR Reports Weekly Rail Traffic Sees Modest GainsPowder Bulk SolidsThe Association of American Railroads (AAR) reports that weekly rail traffic continues to see modest year-over-year gains with US railroads originating …

CN workers ratify contractsGlobe and MailCanadian National Railway CNR-T said 2700 conductors, trainmen and yardmen have ratified new three-year collective agreements. The agreements, which are …

CSX sues Alabama over fuel taxesExaminer.comCourthouse News Service reported on Friday CSX Transportation sued Alabama in federal court seeking a preliminary injunction against a 4 percent sales and …

New rail cars go for a test runWilton Villager“The centerpiece of that proposal was a new fleet of rail cars for Metro-North’s New Haven Line — one of the busiest commuter lines in the world. …

Time Picks Biodiesel Train as One of 2010′s 50 BestDomestic FuelSince spring, the Heartland Flyer has been running on 20% biodiesel rather than the carbon-heavy diesel fuel on which Amtrak’s other trains — with the …

Tennessee Southern Railroad Company, Patriot Rail, LLC, Patriot Rail Holdings …Trading Markets (press release)PRL, PRH, and Patriot state that they have successfully managed short line railroads for more than a decade and that they intend to use that experience and …

Downeast Scenic Railroad to Add Seats, Lengthen Ride Next SeasonFenceviewerELLSWORTH — Anticipating a significant increase in the more than 5000 riders Downeast Scenic Railroad carried this year, volunteers are refurbishing a …


U S Railroad News 2010-11-17 06:09:00

UNL research leads to rail-testing companyLincoln Journal StarImagine if a railcar could predict weakness in the track that might lead to a train derailment? The technology is becoming closer to reality thanks to …

Progress Rail Services and Pacific Harbor Line Sign Locomotive …SunHerald.com… including being named Short Line of the Year by Railway Age in 2009, … It was the first railroad in the country to field an all Tier 2 and Tier 3 …

Rail authority gets nod MS Natchez Democrat Natchez, Inc. Director Chandler Russ met with the board to seek permission to form a regional rail authority, instead of having the port authority in control of the rails…

AAR Reports Weekly Rail Traffic Sees Modest GainsPowder Bulk SolidsThe Association of American Railroads (AAR) reports that weekly rail traffic continues to see modest year-over-year gains with US railroads originating …

CN workers ratify contractsGlobe and MailCanadian National Railway CNR-T said 2700 conductors, trainmen and yardmen have ratified new three-year collective agreements. The agreements, which are …

CSX sues Alabama over fuel taxesExaminer.comCourthouse News Service reported on Friday CSX Transportation sued Alabama in federal court seeking a preliminary injunction against a 4 percent sales and …

New rail cars go for a test runWilton Villager“The centerpiece of that proposal was a new fleet of rail cars for Metro-North’s New Haven Line — one of the busiest commuter lines in the world. …

Time Picks Biodiesel Train as One of 2010′s 50 BestDomestic FuelSince spring, the Heartland Flyer has been running on 20% biodiesel rather than the carbon-heavy diesel fuel on which Amtrak’s other trains — with the …

Tennessee Southern Railroad Company, Patriot Rail, LLC, Patriot Rail Holdings …Trading Markets (press release)PRL, PRH, and Patriot state that they have successfully managed short line railroads for more than a decade and that they intend to use that experience and …

Downeast Scenic Railroad to Add Seats, Lengthen Ride Next SeasonFenceviewerELLSWORTH — Anticipating a significant increase in the more than 5000 riders Downeast Scenic Railroad carried this year, volunteers are refurbishing a …


U S Railroad News 2010-11-17 06:09:00

UNL research leads to rail-testing companyLincoln Journal StarImagine if a railcar could predict weakness in the track that might lead to a train derailment? The technology is becoming closer to reality thanks to …

Progress Rail Services and Pacific Harbor Line Sign Locomotive …SunHerald.com… including being named Short Line of the Year by Railway Age in 2009, … It was the first railroad in the country to field an all Tier 2 and Tier 3 …

Rail authority gets nod MS Natchez Democrat Natchez, Inc. Director Chandler Russ met with the board to seek permission to form a regional rail authority, instead of having the port authority in control of the rails…

AAR Reports Weekly Rail Traffic Sees Modest GainsPowder Bulk SolidsThe Association of American Railroads (AAR) reports that weekly rail traffic continues to see modest year-over-year gains with US railroads originating …

CN workers ratify contractsGlobe and MailCanadian National Railway CNR-T said 2700 conductors, trainmen and yardmen have ratified new three-year collective agreements. The agreements, which are …

CSX sues Alabama over fuel taxesExaminer.comCourthouse News Service reported on Friday CSX Transportation sued Alabama in federal court seeking a preliminary injunction against a 4 percent sales and …

New rail cars go for a test runWilton Villager“The centerpiece of that proposal was a new fleet of rail cars for Metro-North’s New Haven Line — one of the busiest commuter lines in the world. …

Time Picks Biodiesel Train as One of 2010′s 50 BestDomestic FuelSince spring, the Heartland Flyer has been running on 20% biodiesel rather than the carbon-heavy diesel fuel on which Amtrak’s other trains — with the …

Tennessee Southern Railroad Company, Patriot Rail, LLC, Patriot Rail Holdings …Trading Markets (press release)PRL, PRH, and Patriot state that they have successfully managed short line railroads for more than a decade and that they intend to use that experience and …

Downeast Scenic Railroad to Add Seats, Lengthen Ride Next SeasonFenceviewerELLSWORTH — Anticipating a significant increase in the more than 5000 riders Downeast Scenic Railroad carried this year, volunteers are refurbishing a …