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CP Names Marquis as VP-Operations Eastern Region…

CALGARY, AB -  July 17, 2013 - Canadian Pacific announced that veteran railroader Tony Marquis has joined the railroad as its new Vice-President Operations Eastern Region with accountability for its…

NS Updates Progress on Sustainability Project…

NORFOLK, VA - July 17, 2013 - Communities, customers, and other stakeholders served by Norfolk Southern have benefited from the steady progress the railroad made in 2012 toward achieving its goals…

NS Completes $22.6M PA Coal Route Improvements…

NORFOLK, VA - July 17, 2013 - Norfolk Southern has completed $22.6 million in track, bridge, and signal improvements along its major coal line through Pennsylvania's Monongahela Valley. The "Mon Line"…

Amtrak PRLBC Workers to Picket Board Member in DE…

HOCKESSIN, DE - July 16, 2013 - The Passenger Rail Labor Bargaining Coalition, representing the workers who maintain and construct Amtrak's railroad track, bridges, buildings, overhead catenary and signal systems,…

NJ Transit Adopts FY2014 Operating Budget…

NEWARK, NJ - July 16, 2013 - The NJ TRANSIT Board of Directors approved a Fiscal Year 2014 (FY 2014) operating budget that calls for no fare increase for the fourth…

CT Has Appointed First Commuter Rail Oversight Member…

HARTFORD, CT - July 16, 2013 - Connecticut has appointed its first member of new commuter railroad oversight board, Jim Cameron, who is a well-spoken critic of the Metro-North Commuter Railroad…

NS Stone Train Derails Near Delaware Terminal…

MILLSBORO, DE - July 15, 2013 - Norfolk Southern is cleaning up a derailment in Millsboro, Delaware, that saw two locomotives and fifteen loaded stone hoppers derailed adjacent to US…

Lac-Megantic Death Toll Reaches 35, 15 Still Missing…

LAC-MEGANTIC, QC - July 15, 2013 - Nine days after the catastrophic derailment of the Montreal, Maine & Atlantic oil train in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, bodies are still being recovered and…

CSXT Kentucky Collision Between Train and Hopper Car…

MITCHELLVILLE, KY - July 15, 2013 - CSX Transportation experienced an odd collision late on Saturday night, involving a manifest train and a 'runaway' freight car while operating on the…

MNCR Bustitution Allowing for Otisville Tunnel Repairs…

PORT JERVIS, NY - July 15, 2013 - Metro-North Railroad will be using substitute buses for five off-peak trains daily beginning today to accommodate repairs to the Otisville Tunnel. The…