Norfolk Southern

Norfolk Southern bridge will no longer be choke point in Blanchard River

Now that the widening of the riverbank along the Blanchard River in Findlay, Ohio, is complete, it’s time to add some height to the focus.

Class 1 freight

In thriving economy, Class 1s sharpening the axe when it comes to jobs

Despite record-setting second quarter growth by some Class 1 companies, employee numbers continue to drop in the railroad industry.

Norfolk Southern

Norfolk Southern keeps Iron Curtain bridge in raised position

They are raising the Iron Curtain … for good.

Union Pacific CEO

Union Pacific CEO agrees with CSX, says trade tensions are troubling

Union Pacific joined in on the claim that trade tensions are having a negative impact on the railroad industry in the U.S. CSX, however, appears to be alone when it comes to

Norfolk Southern returning to normal operations in New Orleans

Norfolk Southern (nscorp.com) announced that it is returning to normal operations in the New Orleans area. Traffic headed to or through New Orleans will be delayed 24 to 48 hours. Norfolk Southern

Norfolk Southern operations impacted by Tropical Storm Barry

Norfolk Southern issued a service alert this morning reporting that shipments to and through New Orleans, LA are being impacted by the Flood Protection Authority’s closure of flood gates due to Tropical

Norfolk Southern to announce second quarter earnings on July 24

Norfolk Southern Corporation will announce its second-quarter financial results during a conference call and live internet webcast at 8:45 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, July 24, 2019. Quarterly earnings results will be released

Norfolk Southern Rolls Out TOP21 Operating Plan

NORFOLK — Norfolk Southern rolled out the first phase of its precision scheduled railroading (PSR) effort, called the TOP21 operating plan on Friday, June 28. The railroad says the plan will “improve

Norfolk Southern

NS restructures engineering department as Merilli retires

Norfolk Southern announced a restructuring of the reporting structure in its engineering department as department boss Phil Merilli retires.

Bridge repairs

Seabrook Strauss Bascule Bridge: A bridge repair case study

The Port of New Orleans’ Seabrook Railroad Bridge is a double track Strauss heel trunnion bascule bridge,  located in New Orleans, Louisiana. The project design and construction presented extraordinary challenges to engineers

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