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Tuesday, 27 June 2017
27 June 2017

Car builder Vertex launches updated website

Vertex Railcar Corp. has officially launched its updated website, at www.vertexrail.com.

Amtrak has named longtime aviation executive Richard Anderson as its president and chief executive officer, effective July 12.

Monday, 26 June 2017
26 June 2017

Siemens marks 500th Vectron order

European Locomotive Leasing, a provider of full-service leasing of electric locomotives, has ordered an additional eight Vectron locomotives from Siemens.

Monday, 26 June 2017
26 June 2017

VTG Rail acquires Redwood Rail fleet

VTG Rail Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of VTG AG, has acquired the fleet of U.S. railcar leasing company Redwood Rail LLC. The transaction, which adds 1,135 railcars to VTG’s fleet, enlarging it to about 5,200 units, includes the leases associated ...
Monday, 26 June 2017
26 June 2017

RTG orders 38 Alstom LRVs for Ottawa

RIDEAU Transit Group (RTG) has awarded Alstom a $C 300m ($US 227m) contract to supply 38 Citadis Spirit low-floor LRVs for the Stage 2 O-Train light rail expansion project in Ottawa, Ontario, which received federal funding on June 16.
Friday, 23 June 2017
23 June 2017

WSP USA’s new tunnel doctor

Dr. Axel Nitschke has been named a tunnel practice leader in the Washington, D.C. office of WSP USA (formerly WSP | Parsons Bri ...
Friday, 23 June 2017
23 June 2017

UP veteran Tate joins RailPros Field Services

RailPros Field Services, a provider of railroad engineering and field support, has named Terry Tate as Assistant Vice President of Rail Operations. He will focus on the expansion of existing projects and the development of new business ventures.

Friday, 23 June 2017
23 June 2017

Fauth Trump’s second NMB nominee

Gerald W. (Trey) Fauth III will be nominated by President Trump to the second of two open Republican slots on the three-member National Mediation Board, according to a June 22 White House press release.

Friday, 23 June 2017
23 June 2017

$5.1 million for UP's Washington state rail

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Friday, 23 June 2017
23 June 2017

Siemens acquires MRX Technologies

Siemens has acquired MRX Technologies Group, headquartered in Perth, Australia, a provider of condition monitoring for rolling stock and rail Infrastruct ...
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