CSX fired a worker in 2019 for reporting safety concerns. OSHA took CSX to the wood shed.
Winter in Canada sees more rail/highway grade crossing accidents during the winter than during any other season of the year.
Additional CN capex announcements: C$460 million in British Columbia and C$120 million in Saskatchewan
CN continued announcements this week with capex plans for its lines in British Columbia (C$460 million) and Saskatchewan (C$120 million).
This was not a good weekend for Union Pacific. The railroad experienced two significant derailments, one on Saturday and one on Sunday.
The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) issued a Request for Proposals this week for design and permit-support services for development of the Louisiana International Terminal in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana.
Union Pacific continues to invest in its intermodal franchise.
The historic Bismark-Mandan rail bridge is once again in the news.
Union Pacific is laying off 57 employees from its car shop in Palestine, Texas, and announced that the shop will close on June 14.
Savage will immediately begin construction of Idaho’s first intermodal rail terminal in Pocatello.
A CSX train derailed in the wee hours of this past Saturday near Madison, Tenn., northeast of Nashville.