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Amtrak, Maryland DOT, FRA partner on Susquehanna River Bridge study Amtrak, in conjunction with the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), has launched a preliminary engineering study for rehabilitation or possible replacement of the 108-year-old Susquehanna River Rail Bridge.
Secretary Foxx visits Birmingham intermodal transit facility, Atlanta Beltline to promote transportation investment U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx recently visited construction of the future site of the Birmingham Intermodal Facility as part his "Invest in America, Commit to the Future" bus tour, calling it an investment in Alabama's economic future
Charlotte authorizes $250 million for two LYNX Blue Line projects Charlotte City Council has authorized $249.8 million for construction of LYNX Blue Line Extension (BLE) and Blue Line Capacity projects.
Materials handling Safety of employees continues to be top priority when it comes to materials handling equipment.
CTA plans to rebuild northern section of Red Line and parallel Purple Line Chicago Transit Authority revealed the next step in its continued effort to modernize the Red Line. The first phase of the Red and Purple Modernization (RPM) program, which will completely rebuild the northern section of the Red Line and the parallel Purple Line is expected to begin this fall.

Breaking News

April 23, 2014
Several long-needed Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) rail infrastructure improvements in Delaware County will move forward this year thanks to newly available transportation funding from the commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
April 23, 2014
Chicago's Metra will perform grade-crossing work on Milwaukee Avenue where it intersects with its Milwaukee North Line in Libertyville, Ill., from May 2-7.
April 22, 2014
RailWorks Corporation has named John Young executive vice president with responsibility for the company's U.S. track operations.
April 22, 2014
Watco Transportation Services (WTS) appointed Jason Cathey to safety director. He will be responsible for managing the Safety Department Training and QA programs, assisting with incident reporting and statistics record keeping and leading WTS safety...
April 21, 2014
A Final Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Impact Statement (Final EIR/EIS) for the California High-Speed Rail Authority's (CHSRA) Fresno to Bakersfield section of the project is now available.
April 21, 2014
Metropolitan Transportation Authority's Metro-North Railroad has named three to top leadership positions.
April 21, 2014
Protran Technology has been awarded a grant by the Transportation Research Board (TRB) to develop and test the Intelligence Rail Integrity System (IRIS) to give advance warning of rail buckling and breaks,
April 17, 2014
The Association of American Railroads (AAR) issued a new report to the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) updating the industry's progress on installing Positive Train Control (PTC) and said the industry will not meet the December...
secretary-foxx-visits-birmingham-intermodal-transit-facility-atlanta-beltline-to-promote-transportation-investment
April 17, 2014
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx recently visited construction of the future site of the Birmingham Intermodal Facility as part his "Invest in America, Commit to the Future" bus tour, calling it an investment in Alabama's...
charlotte-authorizes-250-million-for-two-lynx-blue-line-projects
April 17, 2014
Charlotte City Council has authorized $249.8 million for construction of LYNX Blue Line Extension (BLE) and Blue Line Capacity projects.