Seattle area's Sound Transit has entered into a 10-year agreement with Puget Sound
The Association of American Railroads (AAR) has reported that U.S.
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP) has reported that revenues for the 2017 first quarter have increased by 1 percent to C$1.6 billion when compared to the first quarter of 2016. Diluted earnings per share (EPS) were $2.93, and adjusted diluted EPS was $2.50.
Union Pacific (UP) has announced that it will invest approximately $79 million for infrastructure on its rail lines in Louisiana in 2017, including $58 million to maintain railroad track and $18 million to maintain bridges in the state. The projects are completely funded by UP.
The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) has announced that, in the first three months of 2017, half as many trains were offloaded compared to the same period in 2016, resulting in a significant improvement in reliability.