Latest Rail Industry News
The California State Transportation Agency (CalSTA) has announced the funding of $13.1 million to expand intercity rail service, reduce air pollution and ease traffic congestion.
The Association of American Railroads (AAR) has reported that total U.S. rail traffic for February 2019 was 2,094,477 carloads and intermodal units, down 1.8 percent or 37,751 carloads and intermodal units compared with February 2018.
BNSF Logistics, LLC, a third-party logistics company, has announced the rebranding of its website, logo and brand story. The rebranding includes a redesign of the website that simplifies navigation, streamlines resources and highlights new brand assets.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) President Dorval R. Carter, Jr., CRRC Sifang America and the Chicago Federation of Labor gathered to celebrate the hiring of the first group of employees for a new railcar manufacturing facility in Chicago.
Effective immediately, Parsons corporate headquarters are now located at the company’s existing facility in Centreville, Va., in the Washington, D.C. capital region. Parsons headquarters were formerly located in Pasadena, Calif.