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Trackmobile LLC and Rail Safe© announce partnership to boost safety Trackmobile has announced a new partnership with Rail Safe Training, Inc., with the start of the New Year.  
USDOT launches new crossing safety ad The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) has launched a new campaign to remind drivers to practice caution at railroad crossings.  
Trackwork contract for Edmonton light-rail project awarded London Trackwork Inc., a supplier of rail transit track components, has been awarded a contract for special trackwork for Canada’s Valley Line light-rail transit project in Edmonton, AB.  
Ground breaking ceremony held for New Mexico rail park Officials broke ground on a new rail park hailed as a potentially transformational project for central New Mexico.
Second phase of Charlotte streetcar project breaks ground U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx joined local dignitaries participated in a groundbreaking ceremony for the CityLYNX Gold Line Phase 2 project in Charlotte, N.C., on Jan. 14.

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path-provides-ptc-sleep-apnea-monitoring-update
January 18, 2017
Port Authority Trans Hudson (PATH) updated its progress toward the installation of Positive Train Control (PTC), as well as its efforts monitor sleep apnea in employees in an effort to ensure safety of riders and...
fta-proposes-directive-to-end-stop-signal-overruns
January 18, 2017
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) published a proposed General Directive aimed at reducing the frequency of stop signal overruns in the rail transit industry.
trackwork-contract-for-edmonton-light-rail-project-awarded
January 18, 2017
London Trackwork Inc., a supplier of rail transit track components, has been awarded a contract for special trackwork for Canada’s Valley Line light-rail transit project in Edmonton, AB.  
usdot-launches-new-crossing-safety-ad
January 18, 2017
The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) has launched a new campaign to remind drivers to practice caution at railroad crossings.  
trackmobile-llc-and-rail-safe©-announce-partnership-to-boost-safety
January 17, 2017
Trackmobile has announced a new partnership with Rail Safe Training, Inc., with the start of the New Year.  
second-phase-of-charlotte-streetcar-project-breaks-ground
January 17, 2017
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx joined local dignitaries participated in a groundbreaking ceremony for the CityLYNX Gold Line Phase 2 project in Charlotte, N.C., on Jan. 14.
south-shore-freight-steps-in-to-help-stranded-indiana-passengers
January 17, 2017
An estimated 5,500 Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD) South Shore Line riders were stranded on Jan. 12 following a "severe flash freeze situation."
usdot-report-confirms-significant-backlog-in-infrastructure-investment
January 17, 2017
A Congressionally-mandated report has found that U.S. infrastructure requires more investment to maintain existing systems, as well as tackle a significant backlog of repair work.
lacmta-recommends-tutor-perini-jv-for-second-phase-of-purple-line-construction
January 17, 2017
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LACMTA) has recommended Tutor Perini/O&G, a joint venture to build the second segment of the Purple Line Extension.
snc-lavalin-awarded-two-us-transit-contracts
January 17, 2017
SNC-Lavalin (SNC) has received two new rail and transit contracts in the U.S.