Latest Rail Industry News

More News | December 04, 2019

The Association of American Railroads (AAR) has reported that total U.S. rail traffic for November 2019 was 1,975,345 carloads and intermodal units, down 7.4 percent or 158,304 carloads and intermodal units compared with November 2018. 

More News | December 04, 2019

Canadian National Railway (CN) and Teck Resources Limited have announced a long-term rail agreement to ship steelmaking coal from Teck’s four British Columbia operations between Kamloops and Neptune Termin

More News | December 03, 2019

Canadian Pacific (CP) has reported it moved 2.74 million metric tons (MMT) of Canadian grain and grain products in November, breaking the October 2019 all-time record of 2.66 MMT.

More News | December 03, 2019

U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) Secretary Elaine L.

More News | December 02, 2019

VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) released its 2019 Third Quarter Report, with ridership up 6.9 percent and passenger revenues up by 1.1 percent com

More News | November 27, 2019

Yassmin Gramian, P.E.

More News | November 26, 2019

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has awarded a contract to HNTB Corporation  to provide project management oversight (PMO) services in support of major nationwide transit capital projects.

More News | November 26, 2019

Canadian National Railway (CN) has announced that Positive Train Control (PTC) is operational on all 35 of its U.S. subdivisions required to be equipped with PTC, 13 months ahead of the federal December 2020 deadline.

More News | November 25, 2019

The board of directors of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) has appointed Leslie S. Richards general manager. She succeeds General Manager Jeffrey D. Knueppel, who is retiring in January.