July 25, 2014

TOPEKA, Kansas – An effort to rebuild and modify an historic Santa Fe steam locomotive into the world's first carbon-neutral, high speed engine has been stalled in court. Former Santa Fe 4-6-4 ... Read more
PORTLAND, Maine – Volunteers at the Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad & Museum in Portland are starting to repair some historic passenger cars after two teenagers allegedly vandalized the cars. &... Read more
WILMERDING, Pa. – Wabtec Corp. reports record second quarter sales and earnings this week. The Pennsylvania based manufacturing company builds locomotives and manufactures several products for t... Read more
WASHINGTON – The Department of Defense is conducting a market survey and seeking a request for information about the possible privatization of U.S. military railroad operations. The DOD is ... Read more
INDIANAPOLIS – The city of Indianapolis will not provide a $300,000 subsidy for Amtrak’s Chicago-Indianapolis Hoosier State beyond the one-year deal that continued the train in 2013, ... Read more
LOS ANGELES — Just off celebrating its 75th anniversary in May, Los Angeles Union Station is in the midst of being upgraded to a state-of-the-art facility for the future. Owner Los Angeles Coun... Read more
MMA Thomas Mik
DERBY, Maine – Provincial police are trying to stop an auctioneer from selling the Montreal, Maine & Atlantic Railway locomotive that led the oil train that derailed and exploded in Lac-M&ea... Read more
BNSF - Steve Schmollinger
FORT WORTH, Texas – The BNSF Railway Foundation has made a $3 million pledge to the United Services Organization, which represents a three-year commitment to the USO’s mission to support o... Read more
CN - Jeff Robertson
MONTREAL – Canadian National reported net income of C$847 million for the second quarter of 2014, compared with net income of C$717 million for the same period in 2013. Operating income for... Read more
CHICAGO – The Chicago Transit Authority has launched a new “Build Chicago” partnership with the Chicago Federation of Labor. It is part of the agency’s plan to rebid a $2 billi... Read more
ALBERTON, Mont. – Three weeks after a derailment on Montana Rail Link sent three Boeing 737 airliner fuselages into the Clark Fork River in western Montana, a contractor is scrapping the plane b... Read more
CAMDEN, S.C. – Amtrak plans to begin work in August to renovate its station in Camden and the surrounding property. Work will start Aug. 4 to make the facility compliant with the U.S. Americans ... Read more
PITTSBURGH – To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Port Authority of Allegheny County, the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum will operate a special train over all in-service trackage in the ... Read more
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