Latest Rail Industry News

More News | January 31, 2020

The Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority (NNEPRA) has reported record-high ridership for the Amtrak Downeaster in 2019.

More News | January 31, 2020

VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) has issued a request for qualifications (RFQ) for the construction of new buildings and the upgrade of maintenance centers in Montréal and Toronto.

More News | January 31, 2020

In 2019, Norfolk Southern (NS) worked with 77 businesses that invested nearly $2 billion on new or expanded facilities on its rail lines, supporting economic growth of communities on NS’ eastern U.S. network.

More News | January 30, 2020

The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has released a schedule of ongoing construction projects from the 2010-14 and 2015-19 capital plans.

More News | January 29, 2020

The Association of American Railroads (AAR) has reported that U.S. rail traffic for the week ending January 25, 2020, totaled 485,282 carloads and intermodal units, a 7.1 percent decrease compared to 2019.

| January 29, 2020

Applications are now being accepted for the Susan C. Murray Memorial Women’s Scholarship Program.

More News | January 29, 2020

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP) has reported record revenues for the 2019 fourth quarter and the 2019 full year.

More News | January 29, 2020

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NS) has reported a net income of $666 million, with diluted earnings per share of $2.55, in the 2019 fourth quarter.

More News | January 28, 2020

Canadian National Railway (CN) has reported 2019 fourth quarter revenues of C$3,584 million, a decrease of six percent compared to the 2018 fourth quarter. Diluted earnings per share (EPS) were down 22 percent to C$1.22, and adjusted diluted EPS decreased 16 percent to C$1.25.