U S Railroad News 2010-12-28 07:44:00

CN appoints new board memberTrading Markets (press release)Canadian National Railway Company, or CN, has appointed Donald Carty to the company’s board of directors, effective from January 1, 2011. …

Fort Worth & Western Railroad Names Schlosser to Succeed George as President …PR Newswire (press release)Tom Schlosser noted, “Steve and his team have transformed a six-mile short line into a great railroad. He’s done a fantastic job. …

Freight train derails, dumps cargo crossing Rockville Bridge in …By NICK MALAWSKEY, The Patriot-NewsThe bridge is closed to train traffic while the accident is cleaned up. Amtrak also uses the bridge for passenger traffic. A spokesman for Amtrak said passenger service is being affected by the derailment. …

TranSystems venture with Hill International wins CSX contractBizjournals.comA joint venture between Kansas City-based TranSystems Corp. and Hill International Inc. has received a construction management contract from CSX …