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Quebec transshipment center awarded government funds 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).

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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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BNSF Railway plans to spend $160 million in Washington state during 2018. The state capital plan is part of its larger $3.3 billion 2018 capital plan.   The $160 million will add to the $940 million the...
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CDPQ Infra said two consortia, Groupe NouvLR and Groupe des Partenaires pour la Mobilité des Montréalais (PMM), won contracts for the Réseau express métropolitain (REM) project, which will begin construction in April. CDPQ Infra noted that...

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Loram Maintenance of Way, Inc., and Georgetown Rail Equipment Company (GREX) have completed a definitive merger agreement where Loram will acquire all outstanding shares of GREX.   "GREX and Loram share a passion for innovation and customer...
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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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BNSF Railway has released details about its 2018 capital plan of $3.3 billion, noting that it reflects a continued focus on maintaining its network, as well as expansion projects aimed at meeting customer demands.   "Every year...
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Union Pacific will target a 2018 capital plan of approximately $3.3 billion, pending final approval from its Board of Directors.   The number was revealed during the railroad's 2017 Q4 earnings call and is approximately $200 million...
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Norfolk Southern plans a capital program of $1.845 billion in 2018, continuing what the railroad calls a balanced deployment of capital.   The 2018 program is approximately $100 million above what the railroad spent in 2017 with...

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