Latest Rail News
Parts of the track are in poor shape, says a recently released report on the Kettle Falls International Railway (KFR), the Grand Forks, Idaho, Gazette reports. Entitled "City of Grand Forks Shortline Railway Business Case Final Report," the purpose of the report was to provid ...
The old National Lead Industries railroad between Tahawus and North Creek, N.Y. could be running again, if Iowa Pacific Holdings of Chicago gets possession of it. Iowa Pacific wants to buy the 28-mile railroad line that goes from North Creek to the National Lead titanium mines in Newco ...

Watco Companies, Inc., and Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P., reached an agreement whereby Kinder Morgan will invest up to $150 million over the next year in Watco Companies in exchange for a preferred equity position in the company. Kinder Morgan's initial investment will be $50 million upon closing, which is scheduled to occur in January of 2011.

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The Department of Justice has given their final approval of and entered into an agreement with L.B. Foster Company and Portec Rail Products, Inc., relating to L.B. Foster's acquisition of Portec and the sale of certain assets related to Portec Rail's rail joint business primarily located at Port ...
Urban Engineers, Inc. has appointed Kenneth Fulmer, P.E., C.C.M., as director of transit and passenger rail where he will lead the firm's efforts in the development of the nation's transit and high-speed rail program. Since joining Urban in 1992, Fulmer has taken on increasing resp ...
Those big bright lights in the skies above the Route 123 corridor of Tysons Corner, Va., near Tysons Corner Center and the Capital Beltway are really not giant holiday decorations or an early visit by Santa's sleigh. Instead, they are the lights of crews building aerial bridges to carry the futu ...
U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood introduced a new U.S. Department of Transportation ‘Buy America' webpage that will help American businesses reap the full benefits of the Obama Administration's investments in transportation infrastructure. Speaking at a Building America's Future Po ...
Homeowners on White's Beach Road in Ballston Lakes, N.Y., say they take their lives into their hands when they leave their homes, The Saratogian reports. For 18 households, leaving means crossing a set of railroad tracks that sees up to 20 trains go past each day. Only a few stop signs keep driv ...
Overhaul of a critical subway hub in downtown Brooklyn has been completed. The project included a complete renovation of the Jay Street/Borough Hall A, C, F station; a new free connection between that station and the Lawrence Street/MetroTech R station; ADA accessibility for both stations; a new ...
Officials from the Federal Transit Administration visited the North Hanley Metro Transit Center in St. Louis, site of the second project Metro has successfully completed using funds from the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act. Officials highlighted the positive impact of these ARRA investmen ...
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