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Service to start soon for North Carolina Ports, CSX’s Queen City Express North Carolina Ports and CSX will commence a daily, intermodal rail service between Wilmington and Charlotte. This double-stacked train, dubbed the Queen City Express, will begin service on July 28, 2017.

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New York state has $26.5 million in funds available for rail and port projects as part of the Passenger and Freight Rail Assistance Program.   Officials say the program provides support for rail and port projects that...
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A project to develop a railroad transshipment center at the regional industrial park in Saint-Tite, Quebec has been awarded funds from the Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED). The CA$847,378 (US$671,382) in support of the...
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BNSF plans to spend more than 11 percent of its total capital program in Texas this year, with nearly half of the $375 million state plan going toward maintenance projects.   BNSF's maintenance work in Texas in...
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The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) has moved into the second phase of environmental review for the Cross Harbor Freight Movement Program. PANYNJ entered a $23.7-million agreement with Cross Harbor Partners, a...
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The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners approved the Pier B On-Dock Rail Support Facility, progressing a plan to allow for more efficient cargo movement. "This project is vital to our ability to stay competitive and...

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The Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) has been released for the Port of Long Beach's (POLB) proposed redeveloped of a rail yard to transition more cargo to rail. Currently, POLB says the ability to build long...
oregon-dot-receives-six-transload-facility-pre-proposals
The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) received six pre-proposals from firms willing to build two transload facilities in Treasure Valley and in the mid-Willamette Valley. The Treasure Valley area project received a single proposal while the...
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The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has approved rail and gate expansion work that is expected to boost capacity at the Garden City Terminal.   The Garden City Terminal is the largest container terminal in North America, GPA...
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The Port of Oakland is progressing a plan 15 years in the making to expand onto a former Army base. Port Commissioners gave initial approval last week to a deal with CenterPoint Properties for a logistics...
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A draft Massachusetts Freight Plan has been released in a bid to engage stakeholders within the commonwealth on how cargo moves through the region and how to plan for future needs.   The draft plan, developed by...

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