Latest Rail Industry News
Bangladesh Railways has awarded a contract for 40 EMD GT42ACL broad gauge locomotives to Progress Rail.
Kansas City Southern (KCS) has appointed Sameh Fahmy executive vice president precision scheduled railroading, reporting to Patrick J. Ottensmeyer, KCS president and chief executive officer.
The Association of American Railroads (AAR) has reported that total U.S. rail traffic for January 2019 was 2,554,655 carloads and intermodal units, up 1.1 percent or 27,062 carloads and intermodal units compared with January 2018.
Applications are now being accepted for the Susan C. Murray Memorial Women’s Scholarship Program.
Union Pacific (UP) announced it has installed Positive Train Control (PTC) on 100 percent of its required route miles and implemented PTC on all required passenger train routes.