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“Coal Goes to War” Special to be Led by Amtrak 145…

“Coal Goes to War” Special to be Led by Amtrak 145…

PITTSBURGH, PA - July 26, 2013 - The special "Coal Goes to War" private car excursion planned for Southwestern Pennsylvania's coal fields, via Norfolk Southern's Mon Line, will be led…

MMA Layoffs and Lawsuits Begin to Mount…

CHICAGO, IL - July 24, 2013 - Lawsuits and layoffs are currently building on the Montreal, Maine & Atlantic Railway as the fallout of the Lac-Megantic derailment and explsions continues…

Canton RR Derailment Temporarily Disrupted Street Traffic…

BALTIMORE, MD - July 24, 2013 - A Canton Railroad derailment in Southeast Baltimore on Wednesday morning temporarily disrupted road traffic around South Clinton Street, however was cleared a short time later.…

Transport Canada Announces New Rail Safety Directives…

OTTAWA, ON - July 24, 2013 - On Tuesday, Transport Canada announced an emergency directive pursuant to section 33 of the Railway Safety Act to increase rail safety in the wake of the Montreal,…

CN Says Railway Safety Act Directives Enhance Effectiveness…

MONTREAL, QC - July 24, 2013 - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN, said Transport Canada's Section 33 Directive issued Tuesday under the Railway Safety Act will…

NS Reports Lower 2013 2Q Earnings vs. 2012 2Q…

NORFOLK, VA - July 24, 2013 - For the second quarter of 2013, Norfolk Southern reported net income of $465 million, 11 percent lower than $524 million for second-quarter 2012.…

CP Reports All-Time Record Second Quarter Income…

CALGARY, AB - July 24, 2013 - Canadian Pacific Railway Limited today announced an all-time record Second Quarter as the 2013 results continue to highlight the significant progress in its…

Catskill Mountain RR Seeks Help With Legal Fees…

Catskill Mountain RR Seeks Help With Legal Fees…

KINGSTON, NY - July 23, 2013 - Both the City of Kingston and the Office of the Ulster County Executive have been engaged in a campaign to have the Catskill…

CN Reports Strong Second Quarter, First Half 2013…

MONTREAL, QC - July 23, 2013 - Canadian National Railway yesterday reported a strong quarter in its financial and operating results for the second quarter and six-month period ended June 30,…

NY to Invest in MTA Service Improvements and Enhancements…

ALBANY, NY - July 23, 2013 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced Monday that, for the second year in a row, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is using state supported funds to…