2 hrs ago
The News Journal
With more oil trains comes more calls for safety
Crude oil tank cars move along the Norfolk Southern rail line near I-95 on Feb. 11. / ROBERT CRAIG/THE NEWS JOURNAL WHAT: Rail Safety Community Meeting WHEN: 6 to 8:30 p.m. WHERE: Delaware City Fire Hall, 815 Fifth St. in Delaware City WHO: Lawmakers, first-responders, officials from the Delaware Emergency Management Agency, the state Emergency ... (more)
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21 hrs ago
Letter: What's in it for St. Lucie County to support 'All Aboard Florida'?
I find it interesting that Florida East Coast Industries wants to start running trains to and from Miami and Orlando.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Railroad Blockade in the Marysville Area - VIA Rail services are gradually resuming to normal
A few thousand passengers were affected as a result. Some delays are to be expected for passengers travelling today.
Part of Orcutt Road closed after railroad-crossing gates get stuck
The railroad crossing gates on Orcutt Road near Laurel Lane in San Luis Obispo got stuck Friday afternoon, blocking traffic in both directions.
RR crossing closure at SR 25/South Coastal Hwy scheduled
The Georgia Dept. of Transportation is closing a railroad crossing on Saturday at the request of Norfolk Southern Corp. and a detour will be in place.
The Danbury Daily Voice
Danbury Rep. Scribner Questions Metro-North, MTA Leaders On Improvements
State Rep. David Scribner , Republican leader of the Transportation Committee, recently questioned the leaders of Metro-North Railroad and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority at a hearing designed to reveal what will be done to improve rail safety.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Ravenna area residents upset crossing isn't being addressedRavenna...
It is a dangerous railroad crossing both neighbors and local leaders claim is in desperate need of safety upgrades after a Ravenna teen lost her life in a horrific accident.
Timmins Gold Generates US$8.7 Million in Free Cash Flow in Fourth...
Readers should refer to the 2013 management discussion and analysis and consolidated financial statements for complete information.
Seward City News
First coal ship to Seward celebrated
Alaska Railroad dock manager Louis BenCardino and Seward City Mayor Jean Bardarson greet Crimson Monarch Captain Kadam Uday at Chinook's Waterfront Restaurant March 3, 2014.
Ottawa orders railways to move minimum amount of grain each week
The federal government says it will introduce an order-in-council forcing railways to move a minimum amount of grain each week.
NY: MTA Seeks Commuter Groups' Backing in LIRR Contract Fight
The MTA's chief wants commuter watchdog groups to help win public support for the agency in its ongoing contract dispute with LIRR union workers threatening to strike this summer.
Unstable bridge between Gladstone and Oregon City concerned cities for years
Union Pacific engineers will continue Thursday evening to monitor the nearly 100-year-old trolley bridge that connects Gladstone and Oregon City after the structure tilted this morning.
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Blind man survives track fall as LA train arrives
A blind man fell onto the tracks at a subway station as a train was arriving Thursday, but he escaped unharmed by lying flat as the cars screeched to a halt above him, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority said.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Canadian Pacific CEO defends railway's handling of Western grain backlog
The head of Canadian Pacific Railway is taking on critics who say his company hasn't done enough to move a record Western Canadian grain crop to market.
The Daily Record
Cleanup progresses at Ohio train derailment site
Norfolk Southern Corp. has reopened one of its two rail lines at the central Ohio site where nearly three dozen train cars derailed, spilling the corn they were carrying.
CP putting trains on faster track in Souris
Trains are travelling along the tracks at higher rates of speed than ever before in and around Souris - and they soon could be going faster.
Dividend Investing At Work - February 2014
For instance, this February, no less than nine of my holdings, about a third of them, increased their dividends.
Albany Times Union
CSX fined $10,000 over
The state hit freight railroad CSX with a $10,000 fine Wednesday for failing to adequately report two recent derailments of crude oil trains, including one last week at the sprawling CSX rail yard in Selkirk that is a critical transit gateway to much of the Northeast.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
An Engineer Took These Stunning, Unauthorized Photos Of Tunnel Construction In Manhattan
During his final days, Conway ignored prohibitions against unofficial photography and captured stunning images of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's $10.8 billion project to bring the Long Island Railroad into Grand Central Terminal.