Engineering / Maintenance-of-Way

first-precast-train-beam-goes-up-in-miamicentral
The first of 247 massive precast concrete beams (also known as Florida I Beams or FIBs) was lifted into place at MiamiCentral this week, as the 11-acre transportation hub that will host Brightline passenger trains continues to take shape in...
sms-secures-railway-interchange-2017-contract
Ithaca, N.Y.-based Smith Marketing Services has been awarded a contract for leading the branding effort for Railway Interchange 2017, to be held in Indianapolis Sept. 17-20, 2017. Railway Interchange is North America’s largest freight rail tradeshow. The event, which attracts upwards...
usdot-moves-forward-on-gateway-program
The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) has moved the Hudson Tunnel Project and Portal North Bridge – both critical elements of the Gateway Program in the New York City area – into the Project Development process for a New Starts...
final-of-ftas-1-billion-sandy-relief-funds-allocated
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is allocating the final $834.6 million available in Hurricane Sandy disaster recovery funding, aiming to provide maximum flexibility for impacted communities to direct repairs and has validated additional eligible damage for each recipient agency. Agencies can...
grex-names-euston-vp-engineering
Georgetown Rail Equipment Company (GREX) on June 17, 2016 promoted Director of Inspection Technology Todd Euston to Vice President of Engineering. Euston has worked in the railway industry for 17 years. GREX says his work includes university research, consulting and industry...

grex-names-euston-vp-engineering
Georgetown Rail Equipment Company (GREX) on June 17, 2016 promoted Director of Inspection Technology Todd Euston to Vice President of Engineering. Euston has worked in the railway industry for 17 years. GREX says his work includes university research, consulting and industry...
wwwhollandcocom-receives-facelift
Holland LP, a leading mobile flash-butt welding service provider, has refreshed its refreshed corporate website, www.hollandco.com, to feature “improved navigation, bold photography,expanded product and service descriptions plus a new addition—the Holland Library. The Holland Library, the company said, “ is the...
rail-insights-supplier-international-opportunities
From Chicago, and Railway Age's Rail Insights Conference and Expo today, June 8: William C. Vantuono, Editor-in-Chief, Railway Age: What opportunities are seen in the international market? Wiggie Shell, President and Chief Executive Officer, Georgetown Rail Equipment Company: We see opportunities...
pa-grants-bridge-creation
The construction of a modern railway bridge across the Lehigh River to create a connection between two divisions of Reading Blue Mountain & Northern Railroad (RBMN) has been assured with the announcement of a second $5 million grant by the...
union-pacific-plans-to-invest-8-million-in-its-idaho-rail-infrastructure
Union Pacific's rail network in Idaho will receive $35.8 million in 2016 capital funds. Union Pacific's planned investment covers a range of initiatives: $34.9 million to maintain track and $883,000 to maintain bridges in the state. Key projects planned this year...