Shortline / Regional
Yards & Terminals
Commuter / Regional
Rapid Transit / Light Rail
Ballast, Ties, Rail
Bridge / Retaining Walls
ON Track Maintenance
OFF Track Maintenance
Safety / Training
Subscribe to this RSS feed
St. Paul Union Depot restoration completed
Ramsey County Regional Railroad Authority (RCRRA) in St. Paul, Minn., completed the $243-million historic restoration of the 90-year-old Union Depot train station.
Amtrak requests $336 million in emergency funds
Amtrak President and CEO Joe Boardman told a U.S. Senate committee the New York region needs to strengthen rail capacity and resiliency in order to create "a better ability to…
Amtrak/CSX Hudson Line deal to improve service, move projects forward
A long-term lease agreement between CSX Corporation and Amtrak has been made, enabling Amtrak to take full control of the Hudson Line between Schenectady and Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
VIA Rail readies improvements to locomotives, frequencies and infrastructure
VIA Rail Canada has completed a number of projects, including additional frequencies and the introduction of a new service between Ottawa, ON, and Quebec City, QB.
USDOT awards $3.2 million to the state of Washington
The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded more than $3.2 million to the state of Washington to enhance capacity and improve reliability for intercity passenger and freight rail in the…
Amtrak names two to executive and management positions
Amtrak named Bruce Pohlot chief engineer and Tom Quigley general manager, state-supported services. Both will report directly to D.J. Stadtler, vice president of operations, effective Dec. 10, 2012.
New Windsor VIA Rail Station officially opens
As part of the ongoing modernization of VIA Rail Canada facilities, the new VIA Rail Windsor Station is now open.
Chicago-St. Louis HSR gets environmental approval from feds and state
The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) and Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) have signed and issued the Tier 1 Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the full build-out of the Chicago-St. Louis…
Agreement would put X Train on UP-owned track
Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. (X Train), and Union Pacific signed a conditional agreement to provide passenger service on Union Pacific-owned right-of-way between Las Vegas, Nev., and Daggett, Calif.
Amtrak substation repairs to be completed this week
Amtrak and New Jersey Transit are making repairs to an Amtrak-owned electrical substation in Kearny, N.J., which will be completed Friday, Nov.16.
Page 21 of 41
More Rail Resources
Track Buyer's Guide
Books & Training
Most Popular Intercity
Amtrak, Maryland DOT, FRA partner on Susquehanna River Bridge study
FAMES report makes recommendations to avoid adjacent track fatalities
Illinois’ new six-year transportation program includes $1.85 billion for public transit
Report says NEC moves a workforce that contributes $50 billion annually to national economy
Union relations: Deals reached between Chicago Rail Link and SMART; Amtrak and BMWED; LACMTA and ATU
Railway Age Magazine
International Railway Journal
The Railway Educational Bureau
Marine Log Magazine
ABA Banking Journal
Sign Builder Illustrated
Bar Business Magazine
Copyright © 2014 Simmons-Boardman Publishing Inc.
Scroll To Top
Forgot your password?
Forgot your username?