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SNC Sanford Lake Branch to See Regular Freight…

NORTH CREEK, NY – May 16, 2013 – The Saratoga & North Creek Railway is planning on launching more frequent freight operations on its rail lines beginning this month, however…

AAR Announces Chafee Environmental Award Winner…

WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 16, 2013 –The Association of American Railroads (AAR) announced that U.S. Senator Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) has been honored with the 2013 John H. Chafee Congressional Environmental…

Lake Shore Ry HS Receives Donated NS Dash 8-32B…

NORTH EAST, PA – May 16, 2013 —Norfolk Southern Railway has donated an Erie-built General Electric diesel-electric locomotive to Lake Shore Railway Historical Society of North East, PA. The locomotive, a…

KCS, Corinth Police Officer on a Train Event Today…

KANSAS CITY, MO – May 16, 2013 – Kansas City Southern (KCS) and the Corinth Police Department will host an Officer on a Train event on Thursday, May 16 to…

Amtrak Names McBride 2012 Police Officer of the Year…

PHILADELPHIA, PA – May 16, 2013 – Francesco (Frank) McBride has been named the 2012 Amtrak Police Officer of the Year. Based in Philadelphia, Investigator McBride was assigned several high-profile…

NS “What’s Your Function” Commercial Premiered…

NORFOLK, VA – May 16, 2013 – The commercial, “Norfolk Southern, What’s Your Function,” premiered Thursday at NS’ annual meeting of stockholders and again Saturday during National Train Day in…

VIA Rail Highlights “Better Positioning” in 2012 Annual Report…

MONTREAL, QC – May 14, 2013  – VIA Rail Canada has released its 2012 Annual Report to the public after it was tabled in the House of Commons. In 2012, VIA…

CSX Revises and Finalizes S. Baltimore Intermodal Terminal…

BALTIMORE, MD – May 14, 2013 – CSX Transportation is wrapping up plans for its $90 million intermodal terminal in South Baltimore, Maryland and expects to have the completed version…

CN Finding Success with Natural Gas Loco Testing…

MONTREAL, QC – May 14, 2013 – Canadian National Railway is showing a savings of nearly 50 percent in fuel cost and more significant savings in some emissions through the…

CapeFLYER Trial Run Set for Saturday, May 18…

CapeFLYER Trial Run Set for Saturday, May 18…

BOSTON, MA – May 14, 2013 – A test run of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority-run CapeFLYER train will take place on Saturday, May 18, taking riders and media to…