Latest News Continued
Nordco Inc. has merged its Nordco Rail Services and Dapco Industries subsidiaries into a single business unit called Nordco Rail Services & Inspection Technologies. The restructured company “ offers the North American railroad industry a full spectrum of ultrasonic rail-flaw detection ...
U. S. railroads reported 705 fatalities in 2010, up 9.5% from the 645 reported in 2009, according to a preliminary count released by the Federal Railroad Administration’s Office of Safety Analysis. ...
New York City has awarded a $250,000 contract to Parsons Brinckerhoff to quickly study the potential of extendin the city subway’s No. 7 line from Manhattan’s West Side under the Hudson River to Secaucus, N.J. ...
The United States will host the 2011 Brunel Awards International Railway Design Competition. This prestigious competition recognizes and promotes the best in railway architecture, engineering, landscape and environmental design, product design, locomotive and car design, graphic arts, and corpor ...
As the U.S. economy emerges from a deep recession, the railroads’ fortunes are improving, and along with them, that of freight car builders, according to the latest Railcar Overview from Economic Planning Associates. ...
Norfolk Southern assisted in new on-line plants and expansions in 2010 thatit anticipates will create 2,000 jobs in the railroad's territory andeventually generate more than 132,000 carloads of new rail traffic annually. ...
Claude Mongeau, Canadian National president and chief executive officer, announced Thursday that CN has signed service agreements withthe Port of Montreal, Gateway Terminals Partnership, and Termont Montreal that will significantly improve productivity in the railroad's container operations at the p ...
Nordco Inc. says it has “two changes in its senior management team that are part of a coordinated effort to build closer, more productive relationships with its Maintenance-of-Way customers.” ...
U.S. freight carload traffic advanced 4.7% during the week ended January 29, compared with the same week in 2010, The Association of American Railroads (AAR) said Thursday. U.S. intermodal volume also rose, up a healthy 9.2%, in the same week. ...
U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood will speak on Monday, Sept. 19, 2011, during Railway Interchange 2011 (www.railwayinterchange.org), the combined industry exhibition and technical conference being held i ...
404
Page 404 of 626