Rendering of Westwood/VA Hospital station

Tutor Perini wins L.A. and NYC transit contracts

Tutor Perini has won contracts for high-profile transit projects in Los Angeles and New York City.

BNSF 2019 capex

BNSF details 2019 capex plans; $405 million for Texas, $245 million for California; $80 million for New Mexico

BNSF Railway Company will spend $650 million of its planned $3.57 billion capex for 2019 in Texas and California, as the Class 1 looks to boost capacity and efficiency in key routes.

CSX annual report yields new details on capital spending

CSX has filed its annual report with securities regulators, and the document contains some items of interest to railroad contractors and vendors.


Genesee & Wyoming to increase capex slightly

Genesee & Wyoming Railroad Services Inc. is expected to increase its capital spending slightly this year after earnings beat analyst estimates. That’s the takeaway from G&W’s earnings report, released today, and a

Norfolk Southern capital spending

Norfolk Southern capital spending to hold steady

Norfolk Southern is the latest Class 1 railroad to say its 2019 capital spending will be on par with 2018 levels — about $1.8 billion. Jon Zillioux, NS assistant vice president –

UP capital spending

UP capital spending to hold at $3.2 billion

The Union Pacific railroad committed to $3.2 billion in 2019 capital spending, the same amount it says it invested 2018. The capex figures were released as UP reported record 2018 fourth quarter

CP Kamloops

Canadian Pacific capital spending forecast flat for 2019

The Canadian Pacific Railway will hold its 2019 capital spending to the same US$1.6 billion seen last year, according to fourth-quarter and full-year earnings statements released after the market closed today. That

Major capital expenditures planned in older transit and commuter systems

There’s an enormous amount of money out there for contractors, vendors and others willing to take on work in some of the nation’s oldest subway and commuter systems during the next few

Chuck Baker leaves NRC, becomes president of ASLRRA

Chuck Baker, president of the National Railroad Construction and Maintenance Association (NRC), is stepping down Feb. 4 to become president and CEO of theĀ American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association (ASLRRA.) “It

CP Railway

CP plans overhaul of Rogers Pass tunnel

The Canadian Pacific Railway is planning extensive work in its famed Mount MacDonald Tunnel, the longest railway tunnel in the western hemisphere. It’s our current most important asset,” John Leonardo, general manager