CN announced a series of capacity improvements to accommodate growing container volumes at its Brampton Intermodal Terminal (BIT) and to ensure a high level of service for intermodal customers across its system.
CN announced major investments to double track key segments of its high-volume main line east of Edmonton, add capacity to its rail line to the oil sands region of northern Alberta, and improve velocity at its Walker Yard freight car classification facility in Edmonton.
On 18 May 2011, Mohammed VI, King of Morocco, inaugurated the new Citadis passenger service between Rabat and Salé, the first urban area in Morocco to operate a state-of-the-art tramway network.
On 8 May 2011, Algeria's Transport Minister Amar Tou, and the President of the Algiers Metro Authority (EMA), Aomar Hadbi, ushered in the start of commercial tramway service in Algiers, the first Algerian city to possess a modern tram network.
Union Pacific Railroad representatives, customers and community leaders from western Wyoming today officially opened a new $24 million rail yard about 20 miles west of Green River.
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) today presented Union Pacific Railroad with an Environmental Excellence Award for developing some of the most environmentally friendly locomotives, which are now operating in the Lone Star State.
Alstom has been awarded a contract totalling €130 million for the supply of 19 Metropolis trainsets to the city of Lima, Peru.
Forty years ago, on May 1, 1971, Amtrak operated its first intercity passenger train and began its continuing journey of meeting America's national needs with initiative, pride and success.
Union Pacific Railroad will continue improving Missouri's transportation infrastructure with a nearly $29 million investment to enhance the rail line that runs from St. Louis to near Morrison.
CSX Corporation announced first quarter net earnings of $395 million, or $1.06 per share, versus $305 million, or $0.78 per share, in the same period last year. This represents a 36 percent year-over-year improvement in earnings per share.
UP To Increase Train Speed In Southern OregonCN acquire 1000 domestic containers VIA Rail is Transforming Inter-City Transportation54 high-speed rail projects in U.S.Gaspésie Diesel signs repair contract with Via468 New Metro Cars for Montréal A major Investment to Upgrade Vancouver Station$15 Million for Track from Milwaukee to Chicago$466 Millions for 70 new electric locomotivesMore Than $4 Million for Track Near HudsonMore Than $2 Million for Track in Lexington9 metros for Sao Paulo's suburban networkCN increases car capacity for North American steelVIa lanches combo train + autoAlstom to supply equipement for Mexico metroTrain 692 to hold in Thompson for track workingBombardier Receives an Order from Metrolinx$80 Million in High-Speed Rail Funds Delivered$29 Million for Track Improvements in Spring$3.1 billion investment along rail lines in 2009$8 Billion for High-Speed Rail Projects$49.5 million in contracts awarded for Los AngelesNew $100-million Calgary Logistics Park$42 Million to Improve Rail Lines in ArizonaNew service for Amtrak's Coast StarlightAutomatic train control system to Santiago Amtrak to Perform High-Speed Rail in MichiganSiemens leads consortium to signaling system in NYNorfolk Southern joins U.S. Green Building CouncilMetrolinx acquires Toronto-Barrie corridorAmtrak Illinois ridershop up 20% since 2007$10 millions for Pelham Bay BridgeCasablanca chooses Alstom's Citadis $11 million investment in PhiladelphiaRailChem Connect Between Texas and Southeast57 light rail vehicles to San DIegoTrack Improvements in Central Nebraska70 new high-horsepower locomotives from GENorthest Corridor Tracks Re-EnergizedVIA Rail to boost transcontinental trainsVIA Rail expand renewal of passenger train cars New CSX Intermodal services link