Progressive Railroading

Newsletter Sign Up
Stay updated on news, articles and information for the rail industry



This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.





RAIL EMPLOYMENT

Rail News: February 2002

February 28

Rail Industry Trends
BLE mulls Teamsters merger Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Holding company shuffles regionals' management decks Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Construction materials supplier to build BNSF-served cement terminal in Oregon Read More »

February 27

Rail Industry Trends
NITL, ARC create rail competition-enhancing coalition Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
BMWE to begin merger negotiations with steelworkers union Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
NITL members open organization's door to carriers, third-party providers Read More »
Passenger Rail
Amtrak elects Smith chairman Read More »
Passenger Rail
WMATA sets course with employee work/life initiatives Read More »
Passenger Rail
MARTA signs yard-control contract with US&S Read More »

February 26

Rail Industry Trends
NS leans on new operating plan, process-improving initiative to continue lowering costs, raising revenue Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
BC Rail eyes new box-car fleet for future lumber factory Read More »

February 25

Rail Industry Trends
BNSF grows guaranteed intermodal product by three lanes Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
CN agrees to tentative labor contract at former WC short line Read More »
Passenger Rail
Bombardier lands $58 million in North American contracts Read More »
Passenger Rail
Paris transport authority chooses Marconi for broadband network Read More »
Passenger Rail
NJ Transit to upgrade Timera workforce management system Read More »

February 22

Rail Industry Trends
CPR reaches Manitoba line-leasing deal with Canadian short line Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
BLE signs dotted line with three KCS subsidiary railroads Read More »

February 21

Rail Industry Trends
DM&E again hits the STB trail with proposed I&M Rail Link purchase Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
CN sells interest in former WC holding Tranz Rail Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Nexterna upgrades location-tracking, security-enhancing software Read More »

February 20

Rail Industry Trends
Freight consortium seeks more-secure hazmat shipment-tracking standards Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Hub Group facing legal hubbub after admitting accounting irregularities Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Emons' shareholders bless Genesee & Wyoming deal Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
North American 2001 container traffic tops 2000, IANA says Read More »
Passenger Rail
Singapore's Land Transport Authority signs contract with Alstom consortium Read More »
Passenger Rail
Metra sets ridership record, plans station renovation Read More »

February 19

Rail Industry Trends
UP to raise scrap-steel rates Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Meridian Rail partners to better develop, market rail-car, track products Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
AAR joins coalition tackling terrorism insurance costs Read More »

February 18

Rail Industry Trends
President's air-emissions policy kind to coal interests, AAR's Hamberger says Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Nova Scotia plant part of Greenbrier's car-building plans Read More »
Passenger Rail
U.S. House holds first of three Amtrak hearings Read More »

February 15

Rail Industry Trends
Cattron-Theimeg, CANAC debate patent infringement through lawsuits Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
BNSF, Kansas City Terminal Railroad plan second area flyover bridge Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
STB to more-closely scrutinize Michigan intermodal project Read More »
Passenger Rail
English leasing company inks $322 million deal with Bombardier for 127 DMUs Read More »
Passenger Rail
MARTA inks planning consultant contract Read More »
Passenger Rail
BART to power up third rail on SFO extension Read More »

February 14

Rail Industry Trends
NS' encouraging 2001 performance to carryover into 2002, Wolf says Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Genesee & Wyoming to reward shareholders for 2001 growth Read More »
Passenger Rail
SEPTA chooses one of its own for GM Read More »
Passenger Rail
Swiss Federal Railways taps Alstom Transport for ERTMS Read More »
Passenger Rail
L.A. MTA solicits light-rail vehicle bids Read More »
Passenger Rail
NJ Transit to enter ASES installation's third phase Read More »

February 13

Rail Industry Trends
CPR taps consultant to tailor NS' software to its own operations Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
FreightCorp/National Rail Corp. deal ends with 'Down-Under' bidder Read More »
Kansas City Southern
MOW officials form Mexico's first track-and-structures committee Read More »
Passenger Rail
UK leasing company orders double-deck cars from Bombardier Read More »
Passenger Rail
WMATA ups the performance ante Read More »

February 12

Rail Industry Trends
Pennsylvania awards more freight-rail preserving funds Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
BNSF promotes online process to enhance diverse-supplier program Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
If Emons Transportation Group is going out, it's not with a bang Read More »
Passenger Rail
Weighing in on Amtrak Reform Council's proposals Read More »

February 11

Rail Industry Trends
Nova Scotia short line's workers strike, seek BLE-supported contract Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Past year provides positive growth momentum for RailAmerica Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Johnstown America completes coal-car delivery to Michigan utility Read More »
Passenger Rail
Mitsubishi Electric/Super Steel partnership might lead to new jobs Read More »

February 8

Rail Industry Trends
New locomotive color scheme reflects CSXT's can-do approach Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Greenbrier grabs $50 million, mostly North American rail-car order Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Indiana Harbor Belt garners new GM, comptroller Read More »
Passenger Rail
AREMA plans two April seminars on passenger rail properties Read More »
Passenger Rail
WMATA committee recommends contract for Largo extension Read More »
Passenger Rail
MARTA set to receive $26.7 million grant Read More »

February 7

Rail Industry Trends
January U.S., Canadian freight traffic mirrors 2001's downhill slide; TFM's carloads creep up Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
BRS mulls merger with sheet-metal workers union Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Railroad construction, maintenance association announces board changes Read More »

February 6

Rail Industry Trends
Pennsylvania helps fund 10 rail-preserving projects Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
STB eyes electronic postings to promote public access to filings Read More »
Passenger Rail
New York MTA names executive director Read More »

February 5

Rail Industry Trends
NS to implement career-controlling, diversity-developing initiatives Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
CPR subsidiary rolls out shipment-management software Read More »
Passenger Rail
Bay Area transit agencies hope cash, convenience encourage increased ridership Read More »
Passenger Rail
U.S. DOT presents FY 2003 budget Read More »
Passenger Rail
House committee schedules Amtrak oversight hearings Read More »

February 4

Rail Industry Trends
Western New York & Pennsylvania set to expand its line Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
Committee begins search for next ASLRRA president Read More »

February 1

Rail Industry Trends
Ten-year rail trends report available from AAR Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
BLE, Grand Trunk Railroad reach apprentice training agreement Read More »
Rail Industry Trends
O'Bannon to lead AAR's legislative efforts Read More »
Passenger Rail
Passenger-Rail Perspective: WMATA's Regional Safety Plan Read More »
Amtrak
Amtrak to cut 1,000 jobs, reduce capital spending — and possibly all unprofitable routes Read More »
<< Previous Next >>
February 2002
S M T W T F S
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28      

RAIL NEWS ARCHIVES


2019
 1  2  3  4
2018
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2017
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2016
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2015
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2014
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2013
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2012
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2011
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2010
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2009
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2008
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2007
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2006
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2005
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2004
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2003
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2002
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2001
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
2000
 8  9  10  11  12