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Reconstructed Fordham Plaza opens in the Bronx The Fordham Plaza, a major intermodal public transportation hub in the heart of the Bronx in New York City, is now open after major reconstruction work. The project improves access to public transportation for thousands of New York City residents and is another success for the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant program.

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Kansas City Southern estimates its 2016 capital program will be between $580-590 million, which represents an approximate 10 percent decline from its $649 million program in 2015.   Maintenance commands 45 percent of the program, followed by...
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The Fordham Plaza, a major intermodal public transportation hub in the heart of the Bronx in New York City, is now open after major reconstruction work. The project improves access to public transportation for thousands...
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CSX has plans to develop a major freight rail infrastructure project in Johnston County, N.C., that will spur economic development in the region and help position eastern North Carolina as a major transportation logistics hub.   CSX...
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The Railway Supply Institute (RSI) promoted Amanda Patrick to the vice president of trade shows and member relations.   "Amanda's elevation to vice president is a well-deserved recognition of her expertise, accomplishments and dedication to advancing the...
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Richard Morsches, PE, has been promoted to chief executive officer of TranSystems Corp. He brings to this role more than 30 years of experience and progressive leadership from serving clients locally in the Chicago area,...

CSX appointed key leaders in sales and marketing as the company continues to focus on enhancing customer relationships and encouraging profitable growth.   Dean Piacente has been named vice president-intermodal; Clark Robertson, vice president-chemicals and Tim McNulty,...
In a Fastlane blog post Dec. 31, Greg Winfree, U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) assistant secretary for research and technology, recapped 2015's research endeavors.   "The new year is an occasion synonymous with hope —an opportunity to...
TranSystems has named Alex Houseal regional vice president for the Pennsylvania and New Jersey operations.   Houseal brings more than 29 years of transportation engineering and project management experience, as well as office management experience to TranSystems....
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The largest container ship ever to call at a North American port, CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin, arrived at the Port of Los Angeles on Saturday, December 26.   The CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin, a brand new 18,000-Twenty-Foot...
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CSX joined Allegheny County officials, local and state partners and members of the Stowe Township and McKees Rocks communities in Pittsburgh, Pa., on Dec. 4, to formally celebrate the construction of the Pittsburgh Intermodal Rail...