Dumpster Art: Artists beautify city – The Olympian


Dumpster Art: Artists beautify city
The Olympian
"Valdosta is here because of the railroad industry so we have a side that represents the railroad. Basically our theme is a celebration of the city." Logan Lott, a Valdosta native, is a sophomore at Valdosta State University studying fine arts and is a ...

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Less oil on the rails, but fears persist as old tank cars remain – The Courier Life News


The Courier Life News

Less oil on the rails, but fears persist as old tank cars remain
The Courier Life News
A new report from the federal Bureau of Transportation Statistics shows rail shippers are on track to meet a 2018 deadline to stop hauling crude oil in old, unprotected tank cars, but tens of thousands of those DOT-111 cars remain in service hauling ...

Ag Outlook is bullish but not without challenges – High Plains Journal


Ag Outlook is bullish but not without challenges
High Plains Journal
Maintaining trade agreements like the North American Free Trade Agreement is another challenge for the agricultural industry. Brian Hancock, with Kansas City Southern Railroad, detailed the value of NAFTA to this region and the United States ...

Union Pacific Full Steam Ahead on Dividends – Morningstar.com


Union Pacific Full Steam Ahead on Dividends
Morningstar.com
However, railroads require a greater proportion of sales be invested into capex than nearly any other industry. And capex really is the first call on cash, but the firm pays its dividend reliably and buys back shares as well. We estimate just over 40 ...

Solfuels USA to ship first load by rail – Helena Daily World


Helena Daily World

Solfuels USA to ship first load by rail
Helena Daily World
Helena-West Helena's newcomer to its business and industry community is celebrating the loading of its first railroad tank car that is scheduled to be shipped to a new customer by the end of this week. Arkansas-Solfuels, USA recently began production ...