Kyowva Genealogy Society to meet – Huntington Herald Dispatch


Kyowva Genealogy Society to meet
Huntington Herald Dispatch
Weather permitting, on Dec. 19, the group will meet for a presentation by local author Ben Dickens on Cass Scenic Railroad. He will bring vinegar pie, a dessert associated with the railroad industry, to share at the group's Christmas celebration. The ...

North Shore residents concerned about rail expansion attend educational forum – Chicago Tribune


Chicago Tribune

North Shore residents concerned about rail expansion attend educational forum
Chicago Tribune
Four railroad experts gave presentations about the qualities and needs of the rail freight industry, then gave general answers to questions. Attendees applauded at the end, but many said they really wanted to know how idling trains might affect their ...

SABIC Features Additive Manufacturing, Glazing and Carriage Interior Capabilities at APTA Expo 2017 – MassTransitMag.com (press release) (blog)


SABIC Features Additive Manufacturing, Glazing and Carriage Interior Capabilities at APTA Expo 2017
MassTransitMag.com (press release) (blog)
“The bracket is one small example of the way SABIC is eager to partner with the rail industry to help customers make the leap from prototyping to full-scale additive manufacturing production,” said Lori Louthan, director, Mass Transportation, SABIC ...

Salud! Rail yard photos track the history of breweries and freight trains – Madison.com


Madison.com

Salud! Rail yard photos track the history of breweries and freight trains
Madison.com
Before the Beer Line and its associated rail network, “Milwaukee was really very isolated for industry,” said Hailey Paige, an intern at the Center for Railroad Photography and Art. It was her idea to circulate an exhibition of Wallace A. Abbey's ...

Freight index reaches monthly high in August – Progressive Rail Roading


Progressive Rail Roading

Freight index reaches monthly high in August
Progressive Rail Roading
... the month-to-month changes in for-hire freight shipments by mode of transportation in tons and ton-miles, which are combined into one index. The index measures the output of the freight transportation industry and consists of data from for-hire ...