Although it’s a different company and a short line now, the grand old name of the Chicago Rock Island and Pacific Railroad is associated with news headlines.
Yards & Terminals
Union Pacific continues to invest in its intermodal franchise.
Watco continues to grow with the addition of a rail and transloading facility.
In the future, grain will move more smoothly through Chicago.
OmniTRAX is partnering with River Ridge to strengthen an Indiana industrial park.
The Hopedale 11 wants the 85 to be 130, and an appeals court has given the group a chance at the bigger number.
Savage will immediately begin construction of Idaho’s first intermodal rail terminal in Pocatello.
On March 3 of this year, a BNSF conductor died in a La Mirada, California rail yard accident.
Most Americans, regardless of political party, have lamented America’s crumbling infrastructure for nearly two decades.
Total U.S. rail traffic for the week ending March 6 was 515,135 carloads and intermodal units, up 11.4% compared with the same week last year, according to the Association of American Railroads (AAR) on March 10.