Author: Stephen C. Host

Meet VIA Rail’s One-Off Lumi Trainset

As reported on June 27, 2024 by Railway Age, the 18th of 32 Siemens Venture trainsets was delivered to VIA Rail’s Montreal Maintenance Center in a new, never-before-seen livery, which now has

For GJR, Another Record Year

The City of Guelph-owned Guelph Junction Railway (GJR) has again set record revenue and carload counts for 2023, despite headwinds. According to its 2023 annual report, GJR handled 5,737 cars in 2023,

CN Resurrects Iconic Steam Era Logo

In an unexpected move, CN has resurrected an iconic Canadian National logo on one of its newest locomotives, 100 years after it initially appeared on its steam fleet. CN 3309, a Wabtec AC44C6M

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GJR Sets Revenue, Carload Records

The City of Guelph-owned Guelph Junction Railway (JGR) continues to roll along, setting all-time records since the City took back the lease from Canadian Pacific in 1998. Revenue for 2022 increased 21.1%,

LiUNA-Represented Workers Strike ORCA

On Dec. 9, maintenance-of-way workers represented by Labourers International Union North America (LiUNA) rejected an offer from the Ontario Railroad Contractors Association (ORCA) and began a strike at midnight. ORCA is whom