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Union Pacific releases $5.1 million Washington infrastructure investment plan As a part of its $3.1 billion 2017 capital program, Union Pacific says plans to invest $5.1 million in its Washington rail infrastructure.

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As a part of its $3.1 billion 2017 capital program, Union Pacific says plans to invest $5.1 million in its Washington rail infrastructure. The Class 1 says it will boost safety and efficiency with its Washington...
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A state senator from Massachusetts is tapping into a mode of public communication not seen since last century: The whistle-stop tour (but by car). Sen. Eric Lesser (D-1-Hampden & Hampshire) went on the tour to rally...
fonsi-issued-for-susquehanna-river-bridge
A Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) has been issued for the Susquehanna River Rail Bridge Project. The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and Amtrak released the FONSI, which determined the best...
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As a part of its $3.1 billion 2017 capital program, Union Pacific says plans to invest $14 million in its Minnesota rail infrastructure. The Class 1 says it will boost safety and efficiency with its Minnesota...
denver-sees-g-line-testing-begin
Denver Regional Transportation District and its contractor, Denver Transit Partners (DTP), have been given regulatory approval to begin testing along the G Line on June 14. Commuter rail trains will begin moving along the corridor from...

apta-pushes-to-preserve-federal-transit-funding
Public transit leaders joined together at the American Public Transportation Association's (APTA) annual conference in Baltimore, Md., to discuss and express their concerns regarding the Trump Administration's FY18 budget proposal to phase out the Capital...
union-pacific-to-invest--million-in-two-key-projects-in-new-mexico-rail-maintenance
Union Pacific will invest $23 million of its allotted $3.1-billion 2017 capital program in its New Mexico rail infrastructure. The Class 1 plans to invest $22 million to maintain track and $1 million in other improvements...
rfq-issued-for-barrie-rail-expansion-project
The planned expansion of the Barrie GO line in Toronto, ON, Canada is taking a step forward with the issuance of a Request for Qualifications (RFQ).   Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx issued RFQ for interested parties...
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Severe flooding and washout conditions have caused OminTRAX Inc. to suspend operations June 9 on northern segment of the Hudson Bay Railway (HBR) between Amery and Churchill, Manitoba. HBR has been unable to operate to Churchill...
union-pacific-allots--million-for-track--million-for-bridge-maintenance-in-iowa-this-year
Union Pacific plans to spend $68 million in Iowa rail this year to improve its infrastructure. The state-spending plan is part of the Class 1's $3.1-billion 2017 capital program.  $55 million of the Iowa budget will...

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