RailPros Field Services (RPFS) has named Ron Zullig manager of communication and signals. He will be responsible for overseeing RPFS’ signal department as it seeks to expand signal inspection, maintenance, training, cutover and testing services.
Amtrak has named Richard Anderson president and chief executive officer, effective July 12. He will serve in a co-CEO capacity with current Amtrak President and CEO Wick Moorman through December 31, 2017. At that time, Moorman will become an advisor to the company.
VTG Rail Inc., a subsidiary of Europe’s rail car leasing and rail freight logistics company VTG AG, has announced the acquisition of Redwood Rail’s fleet of 1,135 rail cars.
Seattle’s Sound Transit has received a $87.7 million low-interest Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) loan from the U.S. Department of Transportation (
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board has approved a $1.4-billion budget, which includes partnership agreements to extend the Metro Gold Line.
The Board of Directors of the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) has approved a $1.92 billion budget for Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18). The budget will allow BART to begin integrating new rail cars into service before the end of this calendar year, start planning for two extension projects, and implement a major sy
The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) will not operate Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34 and 36 in the Center City tunnel from 10 p.m. on July 7 through 5 a.m. on July 17 in order for power, track and station work to take place.