Shortline / Regional
Yards & Terminals
Commuter / Regional
Rapid Transit / Light Rail
Ballast, Ties, Rail
Bridge / Retaining Walls
ON Track Maintenance
OFF Track Maintenance
Safety / Training
OFF Track Maintenance
Subscribe to this RSS feed
Jacobs selected for light-rail projects in Pennsylvania
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. has been awarded a four-year Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity contract from the Port Authority of Allegheny County in Pennsylvania to provide professional engineering design services for…
Broken rail with RCF evidence blamed for Ellicott City coal train derailment
The derailment of a CSX coal train on a railroad bridge in Ellicott City, Md., on August 20, 2012, was caused by a broken rail with evidence of rolling contact…
Virginia Railway Express breaks ground on Potomac Shores Station
Virginia Railway Express (VRE) began construction on a new station in Potomac Shores; the station is expected to open in 2017.
Harsco appoints Grasberger CEO; Everitt elected non-executive board chairman
Harsco Corporation completed its transition of the appointment of F. Nicholas Grasberger to president and chief executive officer, effective immediately. The company originally announced the transition in April.
UP employees match best-ever first half safety performance
Union Pacific employees achieved a 1.01 reportable safety incident rate for the first half of the year (through June 30, 2014), matching the best-ever rate achieved in the first half…
CP and TCRC-RCTC reach labor agreement
Canadian Pacific and the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference Rail Canada Traffic Controllers (TCRC-RCTC) have reached a tentative six-year labor agreement covering approximately 135 rail traffic controllers in Canada.
MDOT/MTA release RFP for Purple Line construction
The Maryland Department of Transportation/Maryland Transit Administration (MDOT/MTA) released a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Purple Line, a light-rail line to be constructed in Montgomery and Prince George's counties.
KCS changes operations department organization
Kansas City Southern (KCS) made several organizational changes within the operations department.
Watco makes management appointments to WSOR; Grand Elk Railroad
Watco Transportation Services appointed Larry McCloud to general manager for the Wisconsin & Southern Railroad (WSOR). He will be responsible for the daily operations, specifically focusing on improving safety, productivity…
NRC names Safety Committee chair
The National Railroad Construction and Maintenance Association, Inc. (NRC), appointed Christian Jostlein, safety manager at Holland LP, as the new chairman of the NRC Safety Committee. Jostlein replaces outgoing Chair…
Page 20 of 203
More Rail Resources
Track Buyer's Guide
Books & Training
Most Popular OFF Track Maintenance
How rail fares in spending bill
FRA issues safety advisory on roadway worker authority limits
CHSRA appoints CAO; issues RFQ for third phase of high-speed rail system
CHSRA awards contract for Fresno to North of Bakersfield segment of high-speed line
Watco names director of transportation safety
Railway Age Magazine
International Railway Journal
The Railway Educational Bureau
Marine Log Magazine
Sign Builder Illustrated
Bar Business Magazine
Copyright © 2014 Simmons-Boardman Publishing Inc.
Scroll To Top
Forgot your password?
Forgot your username?