Latest Rail Industry News

| November 19, 2019

Sonoma Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) has named Julia Gonzalez communications and marketing manager, responsible for overseeing communications, public outreach programs, marketing, and media relations.

More News | November 19, 2019

Canadian National Railway (CN) has announced that Michael Foster, executive vice president and chief information and technology officer, will be leaving the company on November 29, 2019, for personal reasons.

More News | November 18, 2019

The Fiscal and Management Control Board of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) has approved a $30 million contract to the MBTA's Commuter Rail operator Keolis Commuter Services for work on the Franklin Line Double

| November 18, 2019

Acting Administrator Jane Williams tours DRPA's Franklin Station.

More News | November 18, 2019

The Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission and Northern Virginia Transportation Commission have confirmed that Richard Dalton will serve as acting CEO of the Virginia Railway Express (VRE). In his new position, Dalton will focus on complete customer satisfaction. 

More News | November 15, 2019

The Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) has approved an agreement with Stadler Rail for the purchase of 254 new rail cars. The $646 million agreement includes the option for acquiring up to 100 additional rail cars.

More News | November 15, 2019

The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has posted its final proposed 2020 budget and four-year financial plan.

More News | November 15, 2019

Artist rendering of Franklin Square Station. Rendering: courtesy of DRPA.

More News | November 14, 2019

Stadler signed the first ever contract to supply a hydrogen-powered train to run in the United S