Regional Rail LLC began operating Florida’s Port Manatee Railroad on Dec. 1, 2021.

EPA SmartWay Signs on Regional Rail

Eight more short lines have joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s SmartWay® Transport Partnership program; they are part of Regional Rail LLC, a holding company based in Kennett Square, Pa.

Supply Side: Alstom, Grignard Pure, Nexxiot

Alstom will receive a $3.4 million federal grant to expand its Hornell, N.Y., manufacturing facility. In addition, Grignard Pure LLC’s antimicrobial air treatment solution has received EPA approval for use in intrastate transit and transportation applications, and Nexxiot has teamed with TransRail Innovation Group (TRIG) to provide freight car monitoring.

SmartWay Signs On More ARH Short Lines

The remaining five of Anacostia Rail Holdings Company’s (ARH) six short line subsidiaries are now certified partners of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s SmartWay® Transport Partnership program.