Latest Rail Industry News
Koppers Holdings Inc. has acquired the crosstie pre-plating business and related assets from Coastal Timbers, Inc. , a timber products supplier based in New Iberia, La. Terms were not disclosed.
The League of Railway Industry Women (LRIW) is accepting nominations through August 10 for the railroad industry's Outstanding Woman of the Year.
Norfolk Southern Corporation has named David F. Julian vice president safety and environmental, succeeding Charles J. Wehrmeister, who retired from Norfolk Southern's lead safety position after a 40-year career with the company.
DeHart's Auction Service is holding a specialty railroad contractor equipment auction Saturday, Aug. 8 in Greensburg, Pa.
Union Pacific Railroad has begun work on some $27 million in track improvements on its line extending between Benton and Gorham, Ill.
Eric M. Hocky, a partner with Thorp Reed & Armstrong, LLP, is the new president of the Association of Transportation Law Professionals (ATLP).
The Obama Administration has once again turned to rail labor when picking the head of a key railroad governing agency.