Latest Rail Industry News

More News | February 04, 2019

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) has released its 2018 volume data that shows record and near record activity levels for the year.

More News | February 04, 2019

Wabtec Corporation has announced that the company expects to complete its merger with GE Transportation on February 25, 2019, subject to certain closing conditions being satisfied as of the closin

More News | February 04, 2019

Amtrak has announced that its Board of Directors approved an agreement with New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) to advance Metro-North commuter rail service to and from N

More News | February 01, 2019

TEXRail commuter rail line, which began service on January 10, 2019, has announced that ridership totals for January were 98,582, with ridership totals expected to reach more than 100,000 on February 1. TEXRail is operated by Trinity Metro.

More News | February 01, 2019

Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) representatives were joined by South Fork elected officials and community leaders to announce the March 4, 2019, start of the South Fork Commuter Connection.

More News | February 01, 2019

Patrick Ottensmeyer, president and CEO of Kansas City Southern (KCS), was appointed U.S. Chairman of the U.S.-Mexico Economic Council by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

More News | January 31, 2019

TEXRail commuter rail line has set a new weekend ridership total of 19,588 in two days. Daily ridership also set a record, with January 26 ridership totaling 10,477.

More News | January 31, 2019

Canadian National Railway (CN) has reported increases in revenues in the 2018 fourth quarter and the 2018 full year. Fourth quarter revenues increased 16 percent to C$3,808 million. Diluted earnings per share (EPS) decreased 55 percent to C$1.56, and adjusted diluted EPS increased 24 percent to C$1.49.

More News | January 30, 2019

The Association of American Railroads (AAR) has reported that U.S. rail traffic for the week ending January 26, 2019, totaled 522,026 carloads and intermodal units, a 4 percent decrease compared to the same week in 2018.

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