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In another record-setting year, North American railroads continue to invest in themselves with capacity expansion and maintenance projects.
U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) outlined his goals in 2013 as chairman of the Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security, before retiring in 2014.
Amtrak and the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) are gearing up for track improvements along the former Norfolk Southern (NS) route used by Amtrak Wolverine Service and Blue Water trains…
State departments of transportation (DOTs) and local governments committed a little more than $117 billion in funding for transportation-related construction projects during 2012,
The U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works named the Senate Transportation Subcommittee members for the 113th Congress.
Union Pacific (UP) will promote Donna Kush to vice president public affairs northern region, effective April 1, succeeding Joe Bateman.
Canadian National (CN) is suspending the feasibility study for the construction of its proposed rail line and terminal handling facility to serve the Quebec/Labrador iron ore range.
Union Pacific named Kate Betsworth vice president - intermodal operations.
BNSF's economic development generated approximately $1.8 billion in new investment and more than 6,200 new jobs in 23 states.
The Association of American Railroads (AAR) says the nation's major freight railroads plan to invest an estimated $24.5 billion in 2013 to build, maintain and upgrade America's rail network
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