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Birmingham Terminal Railway begins operations
The Birmingham Terminal Railway (BHRR) began operations at 12:01 a.m. Central time, Wednesday, Feb. 1. The railway was created by acquiring the assets of the Birmingham Southern Railway (BS).
BNSF plans $3.9 billion capital program in 2012
BNSF plans a 2012 capital commitment program of approximately $3.9 billion, a $400 million increase over its 2011 capital spend of $3.5 billion.
Freight railroads to hire 15,000, spend an expected $13 billion in capex
The Association of American Railroads said the nation's major freight railroads are projected to invest a record $13 billion in capital expenditures in 2012 to expand, upgrade and enhance the…
KCS de Mexico opens new transload center
The Kansas City Southern de Mexico and Raloy Lubricants Company opened the Diamond International transload center for the handling of liquid and dry cargo. With capacity to handle 400 rail…
Watco Companies to provide rail service at Port San Antonio
Port San Antonio in Texas and Watco Companies, L.L.C., plan to launch a new rail service at the Port's East Kelly Railport.
Dulles Metrorail project awarded $116 million in New Starts funding
U.S. Congressmen Jim Moran and Gerry Connolly and Senators Jim Webb and Mark Warner said the Department of Transportation has awarded nearly $116 million funding for construction of Phase 1…
NS Heartland Connector open for business
Norfolk Southern has cleared the way for more double-stack intermodal trains to use its Heartland Corridor with the opening this week of a newly improved double-stack rail line between Columbus…
Canadian Pacific includes more than $1 billion in 2012 capital plan
Canadian Pacific says that part of the company's multi-year plan is to invest between $1.1 billion (US$1.085 billion) and $1.2 billion (US$1.18 billion) for infrastructure renewal, network enhancements and expansion…
Mercuria launches pipeline-by-rail on the Panhandle Northern Railway
Mercuria Energy Trading, Inc., based in Chicago, has developed a terminal to ship crude oil on the Panhandle Northern Railway, which operates on 31 miles of track between the towns…
RailComm upgrades remote control yard system at BNSF Corwith
RailComm upgraded its existing yard system at BNSF Corwith's mechanical facility in Chicago, Ill. RailComm's Domain Operations Controller System is used to remotely control derails.
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