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CN Temporarily Halts Beachburg Sub Dismantling…

PEMBROKE, ON - August 22, 2013 - The dismantling of the Canadian National Railway Beachburg Subdivision through Pontiac, Ontario, has been halted temporarily. A hearing was held Tuesday, August 20 in…

CSXT Suing South Shore for Damages from 2012 Collision…

CHICAGO, IL - August 22, 2013 - CSX Transportation is suing the Chicago South Shore & South Bend Railroad to recoup $2.87 million it says it lost in a collision…

Bi-Partisan Support for Amtrak’s Hoosier State Service…

LAFAYETTE, IN - August 22, 2013 - Indiana remains uncertain about its position regarding the annual $3 million contribution to the Hoosier State passenger train line, though local legislators have shown…

OSCR to Replace US Rail as Jackson, OH Operator…

Jackson, OH - August 22, 2013 - Indiana Eastern Railroad, LLC, d.b.a. Ohio South Central Railroad (OSCR), a Class III rail carrier, has filed a notice with the Surface Transportation Board…

Appalachian Railcar to Concstruct Indiana Facility…

KENTLAND, IN - August 22, 2013 - Appalachian Railcar Services, Inc. of Eleanor, West Virginia, a company that specializes in the maintenance and storage of rail cars, found that the…

Amtrak to Run First Ever “Autumn Express” Excursion…

WASHINGTON, D.C. - August 20, 2013 - Amtrak invites passengers to experience the splendor of fall aboard its inaugural "Autumn Express", an excursion special that will take riders from Philadelphia on…

NRHS Announces Return of “RailCamp” for 2014…

Philadelphia, PA - August 20, 2013 - The National Railway Historical Society (NRHS), America’s largest rail preservation organization, announced today the return of its popular "RailCamp" program for high school students in 2014,…

CSXT to Operate New 56-Hr GX Service from Tampa…

TAMPA, FL - August 20, 2013 - The Tampa Port Authority has announced the signing of a letter of intent with Green Express (GX) for the development of an on-dock…

VRS to Test PAL GP40-3/Road Mate Set Through Sept…

VRS to Test PAL GP40-3/Road Mate Set Through Sept…

BURLINGTON, VT - August 20, 2013 - Vermont Rail System continues to look for the right fit for fuel savings and number of traction motors necessary to move freight and…

MBTA Breaks Ground for New Waschusett Station…

BOSTON, MA - August 20, 2013 - MassDOT Secretary and CEO Richard A. Davey was joined last week by local officials to break ground on the new Wachusett Commuter Rail…