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KCS increases speeds after Louisiana track rehab Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCS) will begin increasing track speed on June 4 from 25 to 49 miles per hour along a stretch of line in Louisiana.

kcs-increases-speeds-after-louisiana-track-rehab
Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCS) will begin increasing track speed on June 4 from 25 to 49 miles per hour along a stretch of line in Louisiana.   The increases will take place on 2.6 miles...
fta-green-lights-caltrain-electrification-funding
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) intends to sign a Full Funding Grant Agreement (FFGA) with Caltrain that would commit $647 million to the Peninsula Corridor Electrification Project (PCEP).   The grant is the final funding piece needed...
trimet-max-lines-return-to-regular-service-post-morrison-yamhill-project
After three weeks of improvements, regular service was restored to all TriMet MAX routes in Portland City Center on May 21. Improvements for the Morrison-Yamhill MAX included track, switch, signal and intersection changes on SW Morrison...
ontario-commits-to-toronto-windsor-high-speed-rail
The premier of Ontario Ms. Kathleen Wynne announced on May 19 that the province will move forward with plans to build Canada's first high-speed line. This was decided after a report by Mr. David Collenette, Ontario's...
kcsa-begins-first-steps-of-transportation-service-expansion
The KC Streetcar Authority (KCSA), in coordination with the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA), is planning to expand transportation services. KCSA and KCATA selected the team led by HDR to conduct a KC Streetcar Southern...

siemens-and-brookville-to-build-new-valley-metro-fleet
The Valley Metro Rail Board has authorized the purchase of rail fleet from two manufacturers to support future growth and service expansion. Valley Metro awarded contracts to two manufacturers. Siemens Industry will receive a contract estimated...
union-pacific-to-invest--million-in-wyoming-rail-infrastructure
Union Pacific plans to spend $41 million in Wyoming rail this year to improve its infrastructure. The state spending plan is part of the Class 1's $3.1-billion 2017 capital program.   $38 million of the Wyoming budget...
nj-transit-awards-5-million-early-action-contract-for-portal-bridge-project
NJ TRANSIT Board of Directors authorized a vote to enter into an early action contract with PKF-Mark III Inc., of Newtown, Pa., for the amount of $14.5 million, plus five percent for contingencies, subject to...
reimagined-subway-stations-up-next-as-mta-issues-rfp-for-renovations
Just a day after announcing an aggressive initiative to fix delays, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) issued a Request for Proposals as part of a program to dramatically renovate subway stations in Manhattan.   The stations –...
union-pacific-to-perform-481-million-in-work-to-utah-property
Union Pacific plans to spend $48.1 million in Utah this year to improve its infrastructure. The state spending plan is part of the Class 1's $3.1-billion 2017 capital program.   The majority of the Utah spend, $40.3...

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