Latest Rail News
AECOM Technology Corporation has been awarded a US$35.5-million contract by the city of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, for its Southeast to West light-rail transit expansion. Under the contract, the company will provide preliminary engineering design services for the Southeast LRT line from ...
The Federal Transit Administration gave approval to release the Final Environmental Impact Statement/Report for the Los Angeles Metro Crenshaw/LAX Transit Corridor. The FEIS/R will be presented to the Metro Board of Directors Sept. 22 for its action. Approval by the Metro Board is nece ...
Dan Smith has been named senior vice president of Watco Transload and Intermodal Development. Smith's role will consist of driving the implementation of key initiatives across all areas of Watco Transload and Intermodal Services, working closely with Phil Penner, senior vice president, WTIS. ...
NJ Transit will restore rail service this morning on the busy Northeast Corridor from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station, following a service suspension on a portion of the line between Trenton and New Brunswick due to damage caused by earlier flooding. After being given t ...
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority will advance major track work on sections of the Orange and Blue lines over the three-day Labor Day weekend. Buses will replace Orange Line trains between East Falls Church and West Falls Church as work continues on the Dulles rail extension projec ...
Norfolk Southern is making progress in restoring operations following Hurricane Irene. Operations in North and South Carolina and Virginia have generally returned to normal, with a few areas where power has yet to be restored. On the Delmarva Peninsula, high water and power outages rem ...
CSX plans to invest in a $59 million intermodal freight terminal expansion in Columbus, Ohio. This terminal expansion is part of the National Gateway initiative, linking deep water east coast ports with Midwestern markets. The overall project covers six states and the District of Columbia and in ...
Norfolk Southern Corporation is making a mobile app available for smart phone users who want to access the company's latest news and general information, stock information and images. The app is available now for iPhone through the application store. Users can search for it under the following t ...
Train service on the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority's Metro-North Railraod Port Jervis Line is suspended until further notice due to extensive damage to many portions of the line as a result of Hurricane Irene. The full extent of the damage has not been determined, as ...
The Timken Company, a friction management and power transmission products and services company, appointed Brian Ruel to vice president of rail. He assumes the role Oct. 1, upon the retirement of Roger W. Lindsay. In this role, Ruel will lead the company's rail segment. Timken's rail bu ...
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