Latest Rail Industry News

More News | December 13, 2018

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NS) has announced plans to relocate its headquarters to Atlanta. The company has already commenced with the move and will continue over the next several years as the new headquarters is constructed.

More News | December 13, 2018

The Association of American Railroads (AAR) has reported that U.S. rail traffic for the week ending December 8, 2018, totaled 570,225 carloads and intermodal units, a 3.1 percent increase compared to the same week in 2017. 

More News | December 13, 2018

NJ TRANSIT has awarded a contract to Bombardier for 113 new rail cars, including the first self-propelled multilevel rail cars in the United States.

More News | December 12, 2018

Alstom, in consortium with Bombardier Transportation, will supply 13 additional 5th generation Doppeltriebwagen (DT5) metros to Hamburger Hochbahn AG.

More News | December 12, 2018

VIA Rail Canada has awarded a $989 million contract to Siemens Canada for 32 new trainsets that will replace the agency's fleet operating in the Quebec City-Windsor Corridor. Delivery of the new cars will begin in 2022.

More News | December 11, 2018

Norfolk Southern (NS) has released its 2018 Corporate Social Responsibility Report, which details the railroad’s sustainability

More News | December 11, 2018

Members of the southeastern Pennsylvania Congressional Delegation have announced that the U.S.

More News | December 11, 2018

Sound Transit has appointed Ron Lewis executive director of design, engineering and construction management (DECM). In his new role, Lewis, the agency’s current interim executive director, will report to Kimberly Farley, deputy chief executive officer. 

More News | December 11, 2018

Massachusetts Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack has announced that Steve Poftak, the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority's (MBTA) Fiscal and Management Control Board vice chair, has been appointed MBTA general manager.

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