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NRC auction proves to be yet another success The National Railroad Construction and Maintenance Association, Inc. (NRC) Annual Railroad Construction and Maintenance Equipment Auction was held April 14 at the Blackmon Auctions facility in Little Rock, Ark.

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Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Metro-North Railroad said it will enter into a contract with Ensco Inc. to design, build and deliver a track inspection.   Metro-North said the vehicle will be a diesel-powered rail car filled with...
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Railroad Construction Company has grown significantly in its 90 years. The company still embraces the values established at conception and remains a strong, family-owned business. Ninety years ago, Railroad Construction Company, Inc. (RCC), was established by...
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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 National Railroad Construction and Maintenance Association, Inc. (NRC) Annual Railroad Construction and Maintenance Equipment Auction was held April 14 at the Blackmon Auctions facility in Little Rock, Ark.   NRC says that Thomas Blackmon, Jr., of...
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Loram Maintenance of Way, Inc., has appointed Katie Hadenfeldt to the position of vice president sales and marketing. In her new role, Hadenfeldt will have responsibility for all aspects of Loram's contract services sales and...

Harsco Rail has been awarded a multi-year contract from Network Rail in the United Kingdom valued at more than $40 million.   The company says the award continues a long-standing contracting service from Harsco Rail that began...
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Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) awarded MERMEC a contract to supply a track recording vehicle to be operated on 104 miles of rapid transit lines serving the San Francisco Bay Area.   On April 11, 2016, MERMEC...
Former President of Plasser American Corporation Josef W. Neuhofer passed away peacefully at home on March 29, 2016, at the age of 78.   After finishing high school, Neuhofer went to hotel management school. He worked as...
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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...
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Carlo Patrick will join Herzog Services, Inc., as vice president effective March 21, 2016.   Patrick has served as staff director, Rail and Infrastructure Integrity Division, Office of Railroad Safety, Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and will be...