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August 27, 2014
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – The Oklahoma Department of Transportation is launching a comprehensive railroad crossing safety initiative by spending $100 mi... More »
ST. PAUL, Minn. The restored St. Paul Union Depot will host three special multi media events in September, commemorating Orphan Trains, restoration of the depot... More »
STILLWATER, Minn. – Minnesota Zephyr Dinner Train owner David Paradeau has appealed an abatement order by the Stillwater city council that gave him u... More »
BOSTON - A low-speed collision between Amtrak intercity and MBTA commuter trains in Boston has resulted in delays for rail travelers in the region, the Boston G... More »
MINNEAPOLIS – Expanding the reach of its locomotive products and services, Minneapolis-based ZTR is now offering updated locomotive wiring schematics for ... More »
BOSTON – Kansas City Southern and Union Pacific will both present at the seventh annual Cowen & Co. Global Transportation & Aerospace / Defen... More »
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Chicago might have more trains, and St. Louis a big shiny arch, but Kansas City is the ton-mile king, with over 1 billion tons passing through the city (or above it, on flyovers) in 2003. That is 15 percent more tons than Chicago. What is remarkable... More »
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