Don’t let feds derail freight rail’s benefit to Florida consumers – Orlando Sentinel


Orlando Sentinel

Don't let feds derail freight rail's benefit to Florida consumers
Orlando Sentinel
It is all part of a mainstay, yet evolving, U.S. industry that has long-supported our economy and way of life by moving goods we depend on. From the food we eat to the raw materials manufacturers depend on, railroads connect to almost everything we use ...

Don’t let feds derail freight rail’s benefit to Florida consumers – Orlando Sentinel


Orlando Sentinel

Don't let feds derail freight rail's benefit to Florida consumers
Orlando Sentinel
It is all part of a mainstay, yet evolving, U.S. industry that has long-supported our economy and way of life by moving goods we depend on. From the food we eat to the raw materials manufacturers depend on, railroads connect to almost everything we use ...

Rail supplier news from Vossloh, Skanska, ENSCO, Industry-Railway Suppliers and Alliance Shippers (Sept. 30) – Progressive Rail Roading


Rail supplier news from Vossloh, Skanska, ENSCO, Industry-Railway Suppliers and Alliance Shippers (Sept. 30)
Progressive Rail Roading
The partnership is focused on developing and providing electrical and network infrastructure solutions to several segments in the rail industry. Panduit sales representatives and technical specialists will offer guidance to help IRS launch the new ...

NJ train didn’t have this safety system. Could it have stopped the crash? – CNN


CNN

NJ train didn't have this safety system. Could it have stopped the crash?
CNN
"That is absolutely one area that we always look into for every rail accident," Dinh-Zarr said of the technology, which is called positive train control. New Jersey ..... The railroad industry has opposed PTC because of the high cost and technological ...
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New Jersey train crash: Life-saving technology was not installed on rail lineCBS News
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Ian Jefferies: Federal agency threatens key service for Kansas economy – Topeka Capital Journal


Topeka Capital Journal

Ian Jefferies: Federal agency threatens key service for Kansas economy
Topeka Capital Journal
The freight rail industry is a huge economic enabler in many regions of the U.S., especially in Kansas. But if a federal agency prevails in advancing rules that ignore drastic changes in the freight market and disregard the need for the industry to ...