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shuster-names-selections-for-for-tic
January 23, 2017
Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) on Jan. 23 announced his selections for Full Committee Vice Chairman and the Committee’s six Subcommittee Chairmen for the 115th Congress: The Vice Chairman and Subcommittee Chairmen are expected to be confirmed at...
bacigalupo-joins-cardinal-infrastructure
January 23, 2017
Transit industry veteran Richard Bacigalupo has joined Cardinal Infrastructure, LLC as a partner, creating a quartet with founding partners Sherry E. Little, Anja Graves, and Severn E. S. Miller. Bacigalupo brings a wealth of national transit and transportation experience to the...
aar-ready-to-work-with-trump-on-some-of-his-most-ambitious-goals
January 20, 2017
The Association of American Railroads issued a statement on Donald J. Trump's inauguration day as President of the United States stating that the rail industry is prepared to work with his Administration: "We are ready to work with the President in...
henderson-named-president-of-rj-corman-railroad-services-rush-to-serve-as-svp-commercial-development-rj-corman-railroad-group
January 20, 2017
R. J. Corman Railroad Group, LLC, named Nathan Henderson as president of R. J. Corman Railroad Services, LLC, and of Noel Rush to serve as senior vice president Commercial Development, R.J. Corman Railroad Group effective immediately. Both will continue to...
tatem-to-lead-construction-services-in-central-region-of-wsp-|-parsons-brinckerhoff
January 20, 2017
Edwin E. Tatem has been named Construction Services Manager, Transportation & Infrastructure, for the Central Region at WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff. In his new position, Tatem is responsible for the service and delivery of construction inspection and resident engineering services in...

cahsr-settles-with-county-of-kern
January 20, 2017
The California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority) announced it has reached a settlement agreement with the County of Kern, which will result in the dismissal...
up-4q-and-2016
January 20, 2017
Union Pacific Corporation on Jan. 19 reported 2016 fourth-quarter net income of $1.1 billion, or $1.39 per diluted share compared to $1.31 per diluted share,...
bnsf-plans-b-in-2017-capital-spending
January 19, 2017
BNSF Railway Company (BNSF) on Jan. 19 announced its 2017 capital expenditure plan will be approximately $3.4 billion.   Similar to last year’s...
menendez-presses-chao-on-gateway
January 19, 2017
It had been one of the Obama Administration's transportation priorities. The question is: Will it be one of the Trump Administration's? U.S. Senator Bob...
pl-announces-management-changes
January 19, 2017
Paducah & Louisville Railway, Inc. and its affiliate companies, Evansville Western Railway, Inc. and Appalachian and Ohio Railroad, Inc. announced on Jan. 16...