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New rail–served inland port coming to U.S.-Manitoba border The area near the border of the United States and Canada will see a new transload facility and rail siding built.

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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...
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The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority's (MBTA) Fiscal and Management Control Board (FMCB) approved a contract with Barletta Heavy Division, Inc., for the construction of improvements to the Wellington Maintenance Facility. The cost of the Wellington Maintenance...
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The U.S. Chamber of Commerce released a new study conducted by Morning Consult on the opening day of Infrastructure Week 2017 that shows voters believe infrastructure matters and they support more investment in it. "Voters want...
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CEMEX USAis expanding its Southern California network with plans for a rail-served distribution terminal in Los Angeles and a new aggregate loading system at its quarry in Victorville, Calif. CEMEX USA says the state-of-the-art terminal will...
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The area near the border of the United States and Canada will see a new transload facility and rail siding built.   Mid Canada Transload Services Ltd. is building the inland port one mile south of Letellier,...

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The largest container vessel to call Canada arrived on May 5 at Global Container Terminals (GCT) Deltaport, located in the Port of Vancouver. The port was able to attract the vessel due in part to...
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The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) issued a Request for Proposals for the Cross Harbor Freight Tunnel Tier II Environmental Impact Study. The study will explore a cross-harbor freight tunnel that...
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Canadian Pacific joined K+S Potash Canada (KSPC) to celebrate the opening of the Legacy Project mine on May 2. CP says the mine is the first of its kind built in Saskatchewan in more than 40...
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Amtrak President and CEO Wick Moorman detailed several initiatives aimed at strengthening the infrastructure and operations at New York Penn Station. The initiatives include four bullet points that include an infrastructure renewal program; a passenger concourse...
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The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) is planning a workshop this summer to tackle a critical rail safety element: grade crossings. The FRA's Highway-Rail Grade Crossing Safety workshop will be held Aug. 15-17 at the Westin Hotel...

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