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Wednesday, 22 February 2012
22 February 2012

RailAmerica, RMI sign software pact

Atlanta-based RMI Wednesday said it has reached a five-year agreement with RailAmerica, Inc. for the implementation of RMI's ExpressYard Car Repair Billing (CRB) and Operations Management Software System.

Wednesday, 22 February 2012
22 February 2012

CSX expands RailComm system

Fairport, N.Y.-based RailComm said Wednesday CSX Transportation has expanded its Domain Operations Controller (DOC®) system located at Boyles Yard in Birmingham, Ala.

Wednesday, 22 February 2012
22 February 2012

WMATA awards contract to Unitrac

Unitrac Railroad Materials, Inc. said Wednesday it has received a three-year contract to supply special trackwork to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA), valued at approximately $8 million over the three-year period.

Tuesday, 21 February 2012
21 February 2012

Wabtec sets record sales for 2011

Wabtec Corp. Tuesday reported sales of $1.97 billion and GAAP earnings per diluted share of $3.51, both records, for 2011. Non-GAAP EPS was $3.70, excluding special items disclosed in the second quarter.

Friday, 17 February 2012
17 February 2012

STB slates hearing on effect of BNSF purchase pric ...

The Surface Transportation Board announced that it will hold a public hearing March 22 “to explore the impact of the Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. acquisition of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corp. on certain costing determinations.” The board will look at the effect of the $43 billion purchase ...
Friday, 17 February 2012
17 February 2012

CP seeks conciliation on legacy pension changes

Canadian Pacific on Friday requested the Federal Minister of Labour appoint a conciliator “to assist in progressing discussions on a new agreement, involving legacy pensions, with the union representing the company's Canadian train crew employees and rail traffic controllers.”

Friday, 17 February 2012
17 February 2012

CSX and Regan Smith kick off NASCAR Speed Week—i ...

Last weekend was the start of Speed Week, which hopefully culminates on Monday night , Feb. 27, with the rain-postponed running of The Great American Race, the Daytona 500.

Friday, 17 February 2012
17 February 2012

CN charts C$1.75 billion 2012 capex

Canadian National said Friday it plans to invest C$1.75 billion in 2012 to maintain and upgrade its railway network, support growth and productivity initiatives, and continue to provide customers with a high level of service.

Friday, 17 February 2012
17 February 2012

House stalls action on surface transport bill

Possibly due to any outcry of protest from numerous transport groups—and certainly due in part to defections within Republican House ranks—the House of Representatives has moved to delay consideration of any surface transportation authorization bill until Feb. 27 at the earliest. ...
Friday, 17 February 2012
17 February 2012

Norfolk Southern earns "Clean Capitalism" ...

Norfolk Southern Corp. said Friday it has earned the top ranking among railroads in the S&P 500 Clean Capitalism Ranking, published by Corporate Knights, a media, research, and financial products.

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