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VIA Rail Swapping F40s for P42s on Ocean Trains…

MONTREAL, QC – July 30, 2012 – As part of VIA Rails’ overall strategic and financial viability planning, a shift in motive power assignment is also planned at several locations,…

Conway Scenic Prepares for Pair of GP9s Arrival…

NORTH CONWAY, NH – July 30, 2012 – Conway Scenic Railroad (CSR) will soon be taking delivery of a pair of GP9s, one to be used by the Conway Scenic and…

Pan Am 2nd Bucksport, ME Derailment in Two Months…

BUCKSPORT, ME - July 30, 2012 – For the second time in as many months, a Pan Am Railways derailment is disrupting service on the railroad’s Bucksport Branch. Sunday shortly after…

Amtrak Geometry Train Checking NECR, Knowledge Corridor…

SPRINGFIELD, MA – July 30, 2012 – Amtrak will be conducting a baseline geometry car test of the Pan Am (potentially soon to become MassDOT/MBTA-owned) trackage between Springfield, MA and…

SNC Tahawus Line Could Host First Runs This Fall…

NORTH CREEK, NY – July 27, 2012 – Another hurdle has been cleared in the restoration of freight service on the Saratoga & North Creek Railway’s north end reopening to…

NKP 765 Making Altoona, Horseshoe Curve Stops…

FORT WAYNE, IN – July 27, 2012 – While this weekend’s trips are operating out of Toledo on an updated schedule with departures from Homestead Yard to Maumee at 11:00…

North Shore Acquires Former NS SW1500s…

North Shore Acquires Former NS SW1500s…

NORTHUMBERLAND, PA – July 27, 2012 – The North Shore Railroad has acquired another trio of locomotives that were formerly rostered by Norfolk Southern. A trio of former NS SW1500s…

NS Police Trespassing Blitz Taken to Springfield, IL…

SPRINGFIELD, IL – July 27, 2012 – Norfolk Southern Police conducted a safety blitz and issued seven trespassing tickets on Thursday as part of a two-day education and enforcement campaign in…

CN Ex-Oakway SD60 Paint/Service Update…

CENTRALIA, IL – July 27, 2012 – The fleet of Canadian National Railway’s recently acquired ex-Oakway SD60s is getting paint at a steady pace, while some of the units are…

CSXT Teams with GETS to Produce Juice Train Documentary…

BRADENTON, FL – July 27, 2012 – General Electric Transportation Systems in cooperation with CSX Transportation, is filming its latest rail documentary using the northbound Tropicana Juice Train run on…