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August 27, 2014
DENVER – The Design-Build Institute of America has named the Denver Union Station Transit Center project the winner of a National Award of Merit. Uni... More »
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CHICAGO – The Chicago Transit Authority will provide students with free train and bus rides on the first day of school, Sept. 2, in what is the fourt... More »
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NEW YORK – A panel of transportation experts studying safety and maintenance practices at the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s three railroad... More »
NEW HAVEN, Ky. – The Kentucky Railway Museum invites the public to join its members for a commemorative 60th anniversary celebration on Sept. 6 at 10 a.m ... More »
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NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk Southern has released a seven-minute video on YouTube this week promoting its installation of positive train control technology. "Norfolk Southern is committed to im... 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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