Short Lines & Regionals
Switching & Terminal
Subscribe to this RSS feed
Velani named CP CFO
Canadian Pacific on Oct. 19 named Nadeem Velani Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He had been serving in an interim capacity since Sept. 9, 2016.
CP 3Q ’16: OR still dropping
An operating ratio of 57.7%, the lowest-ever when compared to adjusted operating ratios in previous quarters, and increases in diluted earnings per share (both adjusted and non-adjusted) marked Canadian Pacific’s…
For KCS, a challenging third quarter
Kansas City Southern (KCS) reported third-quarter 2016 revenues of $605 million, a decrease of 4% from third-quarter 2015, in what management is describing as a very challenging period.
KCS increasing speed in Mississippi
Kansas City Southern announced October 17 that train speed on 2.5 miles of track between Martin Luther King Street and Highway 90 in Gulfport, Miss. will increase from 10 to…
Jim McClellan, June 10, 1939 – Oct. 14, 2016
Former Norfolk Southern senior executive James W. “Jim” McClellan, who played a significant role in shaping the structure of the modern North American railroad industry, died Oct. 14, 2016. He…
BMC acquires transload facility from Di-Corp
Badger Mining Corporation (BMC), a family-owned industrial sand supplier based out of Berlin, Wis., announced Oct. 14 a further commitment to the Canadian market with the asset acquisition of Di-Corp’s…
First responders training with NS safety train
Emergency responders from 18 cities in 13 states across Norfolk Southern’s railroad network are receiving advanced training in safely handling potential rail incidents involving hazardous materials with NS’s safety train.
Hunter Harrison: We’ll move that grain—with your cooperation
Canadian Pacific CEO Hunter Harrison says his railroad is ready to move Western Canada’s delayed grain crop to market, provided there is “supply chain accountability,” which will be measured in…
CSX restoration update for the Carolinas
CSX updated its restoration efforts post-Hurricance Matthew. Normal train operations have resumed to Savannah, Ga., Charleston, S.C. and Portsmouth, Va. The main line from Hamlet, N.C. to Charleston was next…
Jason Seidl: Shippers “slightly negative to neutral” on railroads
According to Cowen and Company’s Third-Quarter 2016 Rail Shipper Survey, shippers “are anticipating the lowest rate of price increases over the next 6-12 months that we’ve seen in our survey…
Page 12 of 178
Online Buyer’s Guide
Webinars & White Papers
More Rail Resources
Books & Training
Most Popular Class I
EHH: Is CSX next? Let the speculation begin
BNSF plans $3.4B in 2017 capital spending
Cowen and Company: "Notable earnings improvement in '17"
AAR: total weekly U.S. rail traffic down 11.4%
AAR "ready to work with Trump"
Railway Track & Structures Magazine
International Railway Journal
The Railway Educational Bureau
Marine Log Magazine
Sign Builder Illustrated
Bar Business Magazine
Copyright © 2017 Simmons-Boardman Publishing Inc.
Scroll To Top
Forgot your password?
Forgot your username?