CN has reached a tentative agreement for a new collective agreement with its 3,200 conductors and yard crews working on its mainline and yards in Canada.
Miner Enterprises recently announced that it plans to supply outlet gates and hatch covers for 3,800 new high-capacity grain hopper cars ordered by Canadian Pacific (CP) and Canadian National (CN) railways.
Commodity and intermodal rail traffic continued to finished in positive territory for the latest week, but at a much slower pace than earlier in the year.
Rail freight continues to benefit from tight trucking capacity as spot market demand for highway haulage exploded this month.
The Association of American Railroads released a white paper highlighting technology’s role in making the U.S. rail network more efficient, reliable, and safer.
Western Canada is the latest location for development of an inland terminal as a strategic move to improve the supply chain to and from coastal facilities.
The Association of American Railroads is offering an up-close view of technology as seen through a railroad lens.
As the economy goes, so go the railroads, and the latest weekly data show an improving picture for carload commodities.
CN is buying 350 new centerbeam cars, the latest move to address service issues across its North American network.
Freight traffic among U.S. railroads in April was 3.3% higher than the same month a year ago, according to the Association of American Railroads.