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Locomotive 2019

Locomotive 2019 is back with the latest trends, statistics, and inside stories from the exciting world of locomotives. 

This year’s edition pays tribute to the longtime locomotive builder ALCO, 50 years after the company ceased production. 

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LATEST NEWS

CP heritage units make first revenue run

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Canadian Pacific Railway’s first two SD70ACU units in heritage paint schemes pulled their first revenue train on Oct. 18. The two units, Nos 7010 and 7015, wearing a variation of CP’s historic original Tuscan red, gray, and gold paint scheme, led train 197 out of St. Paul. Lead locomotive No. 7010 features Tuscan red script lettering along the long hood, while No. 7015 has block lettering along the long hood. Canadian Pacific President and CEO Keith Creel sele...

After opening new headquarters, Wabtec looks ahead

PITTSBURGH — Eight months after the merger of Wabtec and GE Transportation, executives attending the recent opening of the company’s new headquarters in Pittsburgh, many of whom are former General Electric employees, told Trains News Wire that the integration of the two teams was proceeding smoothly. The opening of the headquarters coincides with Wabtec's 150th-anniversary celebration [See "Wabtec celebrates 150th anniversary, opens new Pittsburgh headquarters," Trains News Wire, Oc...

PHOTO GALLERY

Streamliners at Spencer
Streamliners line up around the turntable.

VIDEO

Trains News Wire Round-up for the week of Sept. 27, 2019

Railway Interchange, Union Pacific's Big Boy, Canadian Pacific's chief engineer, and more!

News Wire Round-up for the week of Sept. 20, 2019

Richard Anderson's rare appearance, Wabtec closing a locomotive shop, intermodal operations, and rail-side real estate. Watch the video for more!

News Wire round-up for the week of Sept. 6, 2019

Hurricane Dorian, Union Pacific Big Boy's Great Southwest Tour, Locomotive 2019, and more!

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