Denver rail park along UP line taking shape

Development is under way on what is being billed as the largest rail-served industrial park in the Denver area.

Matt Rose readies for retirement

BNSF Railway Co. Executive Chairman Matthew K. Rose will step down and retire from the railroad in April of 2019, after 26 years of service.

Transition under way at AAR

After what the Association of American Railroads (AAR) termed “an exhaustive executive search,” the organization has chosen one of its own—Senior Vice President Government Affairs Ian Jefferies—to succeed President and CEO Ed

UP: More like CSX?

Union Pacific late on Sep. 17 (following Wall Street close of business) announced a new operating plan, “Unified Plan 2020,” that “implements Precision Scheduled Railroading principles” that were deployed over the past

New leadership for key CSX areas

CSX announced a change in leadership for its Merchandise and Intermodal Sales & Marketing teams.

BNSF, LA port look to re-start intermodal transfer project

The Port of Los Angeles and BNSF Railway will comply with a court order that could get development of a major intermodal transfer project moving again.

BNSF debuts Logistics Center Oklahoma City

BNSF on Aug. 21 officially debuted Logistics Center Oklahoma City, the railroad’s newest logistics center. Located in Moore, Okla., within the city limits of Oklahoma City, the Center is designed to accommodate

Walsh to rebuild Merchants Bridge for TRRA

The Terminal Railroad Association of St. Louis (TRRA) has selected Walsh Construction to rebuild the Merchants Bridge.

NYDOT sets $19M to transform CSX yard

State funding will help CSX transform a central New York rail yard into a modern intermodal hub for international freight.

MassDOT awards $1.8 million to expand industrial rail, freight initiatives

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) announced July 9 five grants totaling more than $1.8 million as part of the Industrial Rail Access Program (IRAP).