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News From 7/26/2017



Norfolk Southern Railway


Norfolk Southern's Q2 net income surges 23 percent »

KEYWORDS: Norfolk Southern Corp., Q2 results, James Squires, strategic plan

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Canadian National Railway - CN


CN's Q2 profit jumped 20 percent on volume growth »

KEYWORDS: CN, Q2 2017 financial results

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Passenger Rail


Lhota unveils plan to tackle NYC subway problems »

KEYWORDS: Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Joseph Lhota, New York City subways, Andrew Cuomo, NYCT subway issues,

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Federal Legislation & Regulation


AAR calls on STB to withdraw proposed new regs »

KEYWORDS: Association of American Railroads, AAR, Ed Hamberger, Surface Transportation Board, freight-rail regulations, reciprocal switching

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NTSB: SUV driver's actions led to deadly Metro-North accident »

KEYWORDS: National Transportation Safety Board, MTA Metro-North Railroad, SUV driver, deadly accident, probably cause

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Passenger Rail


PATH logs ridership surge during Penn Station repairs »

KEYWORDS: Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, PANYNJ, Port Authority Trans-Hudson, PATH, Penn Station repairs, PATH ridership, Pat Foye

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Rail Industry Trends


San Gabriel trench opens to train traffic »

KEYWORDS: Alameda Corridor-East Construction Authority, ACE, San Gabriel trench

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BART's 'Fleet of the Future' to launch service in September »

KEYWORDS: Bay Area Rapid Transit, BART, Fleet of the Future, Paul Oversier,

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Industry Events


7/26/2017 - 7/28/2017
24th Annual Railroad Liability Conference


11/7/2017 - 11/7/2017
CARS National Railway Day Conference 2017


Full Calendar Of Railroad Industry Meetings, Conferences & Trade Shows View Now »