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Bombardier Transportation on Wednesday said that, pursuant to the original contract announced in July 2006, the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) has placed orders for 300 additional rapid transit cars. ...
CN Tuesday said it plans to construct two more extended sidings on its Northern Ontario main line this year, bringing its investments in seven long sidings on this route to more than C$30 million. Two additional extended sidings, costing a total of C$10 million, are planned for this main line in 201 ...

Officials and planners in Providence, R.I., will seek $50 million in federal Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) funding for an urban circulator, with streetcar the leading option at present.

Railway Interchange 2011 takes place in two months, beginning Sept. 18, 2011, in Minneapolis, Minn. ...
A poll taken last month by the Orlando Regional Realtor Association suggests central Florida residents may be confused by recent decisions to advance, or terminate, passenger rail projects in the Sunshine State.Florida Gov. Rick Scott early this year rejected nearly $1.2 billion in federal funds for ...
John C. Kenefick, who as president, chairman, and CEO of Union Pacific led the railroad triumphantly through the challenging years prior to and just after passage of the Staggers Rail Act of 1980, died July 15 at the age of 89. He was president from 1971 to 1983 when he was named chairman and CEO. ...
Gross & Janes Co., a supplier and shipper of untreated railroad ties, said Monday it is moving its headquarters from Fenton, Mo., southeast of St. Louis, to historic downtown Kirkwood, Mo. The company will occupy approximately 2800 square feet of newly renovated office space at 157 W. Argonne A ...
INIT Innovations in Transportation, Inc. says it has been awarded a contract with California’s Sacramento Area Council of Governments (SACOG) for the installation of a multi-agency electronic fare collection solution on approximately 500 of the agencies’ buses and at more than 80 loca ...
Twin Cities Metro Transit officials said Northstar commuter rail service was set to resume Tuesday following a freight train derailment that has disrupted service on the line. ...
Florida’s Department of Transportation has given Bombardier Transportation notice to proceed with the design and manufacture of 14 BiLevel coaches and cab cars for the SunRail commuter rail project in central Florida. ...
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