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Tulsa Port of Catoosa completes $11M dock renovation Tulsa is primed to expand shipping capacity as the Panama Canal expansion nears completion with newly renovated dock and rail facilities.

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The Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant program has received 585 applications from across the country totaling $9.3 billion in requested funding – over 18 times more than the $500 million that will be...
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The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) has issued two final rules to better protect railroad employees working on or near railroad tracks.   One rule amends the existing Roadway Worker Protection regulation. The second rule, Control of Alcohol...
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Tulsa is primed to expand shipping capacity as the Panama Canal expansion nears completion with newly renovated dock and rail facilities.   After more than two years of phased construction, officials at the Tulsa Port of Catoosa...
Herzog Contracting Corp. and Reyes Construction worked to safely build a 345-acre intermodal yard that will help the Port of Long Beach increase capacity and cut air pollution.   California's Port of Long Beach (POLB) is the...
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The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) is now accepting applications from local governments, states and railroads for $25 million in competitive grants to increase rail safety. Applications are due by June 14, 2016.   Applicants can request funds...

TranSystems Corporation celebrated 50 years in business April 21 throughout its more than 30 offices nationwide.   In 1966, Herbert Johnson, Gerald Brickell and Edward Mulcahy formed JBM Associates Engineers and Planners as traffic experts to help...
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The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) has identified $100 million for a planned CSX terminal in Johnston County in a preliminary priority list of state transportation improvements.   The Carolina Connector (CCX) is being planned as...
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The Port of Long Beach in California is looking to an old idea with new variables to combat traffic congestion: Short-haul rail.   The Port of Long Beach says that when the San Pedro Bay ports, which...
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BNSF is weighing the fate of a planned $500-million intermodal facility following a court ruling last week that questioned the adequacy of the environmental analysis for the project.   The March 30 ruling against the environmental analysis...
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GE selected Chicago to be a core hub of its growing digital ecosystem and the company says it will provide deep investments to further advance its digital strategy.   Chicago will be the lead office for GE...