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CTC allocates $60 million to California rail projects The California Transportation Commission (CTC) allocated more than $217 million to 72 projects in the state including more than $60 million for state rail projects.

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David Strong has joined Parsons as vice president and Rail Systems Lead for the New York and New Jersey region. Strong focuses on the current and future needs and challenges of the NY/NJ Metro Area, policy and procedure development, and project...
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Rocky Mountaineer, the world’s largest privately-owned luxury tourist train, has promoted Anthony Chamy to National Sales Manager, Canada. Based in Montreal, Chamy will lead Rocky Mountaineer’s Canadian sales team in their business development and growth initiatives across all trade channels. Chamy joined...
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The Coalition for America’s Gateways and Trade Corridors (CAGTC) called on President Donald Trump and Congress to fund the Department of Transportation’s Transportation Investments Generating Economic Recovery program, or TIGER, in Fiscal Year 2018. The program was eliminated under the administration’s...
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Transportation industry veteran Ralph Ehlers has joined Parsons Corp. as Vice President of Rail and Transit, Canada, based in Markham, Ontario. Ehlers will focus on implementing new rail lines, expanding existing systems, and providing project management services for all elements of...
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Trimble announced that it is partnering with Alsip, Ill.-based Railhead Corp. to integrate real-time remote monitoring, diagnostics and on-board video to enhance locomotive asset utilization and productivity. As part of the collaboration, Railhead will also offer the Trimble R2M remote diagnostic...

ehlers-joins-parsons-canada
Transportation industry veteran Ralph Ehlers has joined Parsons Corp. as Vice President of Rail and Transit, Canada, based in Markham, Ontario. Ehlers will focus on implementing new rail lines, expanding existing systems, and providing project management services for all elements of...
trimble-partners-with-railhead
Trimble announced that it is partnering with Alsip, Ill.-based Railhead Corp. to integrate real-time remote monitoring, diagnostics and on-board video to enhance locomotive asset utilization and productivity. As part of the collaboration, Railhead will also offer the Trimble R2M remote diagnostic...
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Eliminating Amtrak’s long-distance trains, curtailing the FTA’s New-Starts program, eliminating the TIGER (Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery) discretionary grant program, and privatizing the FAA air traffic control system are among the elements of President Donald J. Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018...
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Former New York MTA Chairman and CEO Tom Prendergast was honored as Railway Age’s 54th Railroader of the Year at a dinner of the Western Railway Club on March 14 at the historic Union League Club, Chicago. Prendergast recently retired from...
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Amtrak CEO Wick Moorman reiterated his railroad's commitment in a letter to seeing rail service restored along the Gulf Coast. The letter was issued at the first 2017 quarterly meeting of the Southern Rail Commission (SRC) and was presented to Louisiana...

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