Great Plains makes pitch for KDOT facility – Parsons Sun


Great Plains makes pitch for KDOT facility
Parsons Sun
According to a statement from Great Plains, Mann and the industry representatives gave the message that Great Plains is in a perfect location in the state for a transload facility, as it will benefit many industries that rely on trucking to other ...

Sen. Bob Casey calls for more federal rail bridge inspectors – Allentown Morning Call


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Sen. Bob Casey calls for more federal rail bridge inspectors
Allentown Morning Call
Ed Greenberg, spokesman for the Association of American Railroads, said freight railroads follow strict federal and industry standards in all areas of train operations, including visual and high-tech inspections of tracks and bridges. "Freight ...
Pennsylvania Senator Casey pushes for railroad bridge inspectorsTribune-Review
U.S. Sen. Casey wants more rail bridge safety specialistsBucks County Courier Times (subscription)

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In Response: Railroads investing hundreds of millions to enhance safety in … – Duluth News Tribune


In Response: Railroads investing hundreds of millions to enhance safety in ...
Duluth News Tribune
Minnesota's railroads are working to better educate officials and communities on the numerous safety efforts they long have been deploying. The railroad industry believes one of the best ways to prevent incidents and derailments is through strong, safe ...

Sen. Casey calls for more federal rail bridge inspectors – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


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Sen. Casey calls for more federal rail bridge inspectors
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Ed Greenberg, spokesman for the Association of American Railroads, said that freight railroads follow strict federal and industry standards in all areas of train operations, including through visual and high-tech inspections of tracks and bridges ...
US Sen. Casey wants more rail bridge safety specialistsThe Intelligencer (subscription)
Pennsylvania Senator Casey pushes for railroad bridge inspectorsTribune-Review

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A Look at the Awesome but Ridiculously Old Technology That Runs the NYC Subway … – Slate Magazine (blog)


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A Look at the Awesome but Ridiculously Old Technology That Runs the NYC Subway ...
Slate Magazine (blog)
This equipment is not supported at all by the railroad industry. We are fully self-sufficient and self-sustaining. We have a signal shop that can replace the parts, they rebuild these relays. And then when any modernization is going on we scavenge to ...

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