Latest Rail Industry News

More News | February 12, 2009

MTA New York City's Staten Island Railway has taken delivery of four new diesel locomotives, replacing four second-hand locomotives, two of which date back to the 1940's.

More News | February 11, 2009

On top of 27 locomotives already delivered, MotivePower, a subsidiary of Wabtec Corporation, has been awarded an $85 million option order to build 20 additional MPXpress® commuter locomotives for GO

More News | February 11, 2009

Watco Companies, Inc. changed the name of their transload and intermodal business segment from Reload, Inc. to Watco Transload & Intermodal Services (T&I).

Featured Stories | February 11, 2009

CN (NYSE: CNI) and Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) have unveiled plans to create a "MidAmerica Corridor,"

More News | February 06, 2009

WiFi Rail Inc. and the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District (BART) have reached a 20-year deal to provide high speed mobile Wi-Fi access throughout the BART

More News | February 03, 2009

James E. Fisk, a railroad industry veteran of more than three decades, has been hired as vice president and chief mechanical officer at Kansas City Southern.

More News | February 03, 2009

Effective Feb. 1, Michael J. Wheeler took over as vice president of transportation for Norfolk Southern Corp. Based in Norfolk, Va., Wheeler reports to Executive Vice President Operations, Mark D. Manion.

Featured Stories | February 02, 2009

Featured Stories, More News | February 02, 2009

Amtrak's board of directors has elected Thomas Carper as Amtrak's new chairman of the board.