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CTA eyes ride-hailing fees to fix aging rail Secure Rail Conference 2018: A recap of threats, risks and solutions Ontario invests billions in ambitious plan to boost GO Transit's commuter-rail service Guest comment: Railroads need innovation, not PSR Union Pacific continues to pursue technologies that can enhance safety, streamline operations From the editor: New owner, same mission Class I capex: More increases than decreases in 2018 Wisconsin & Southern buoys winter business with salt, propane shipments Self-driving trucks will require railroads to take next-level approaches to digitization, customer service Outlook 2018: Rail-car forecast by Richard Kloster Outlook 2018: Railroad Contractors feel better than hopeful Outlook 2018: Kevin Riddett, RailWorks Corp. Outlook 2018: Nate Bachman, Georgetown Rail Equipment Inc. (GREX) Outlook 2018: Larry Laurello, Delta Railroad Construction Inc. Outlook 2018: Ray Sipes, R.J. Corman Signaling LLC Outlook 2018: Bill Dorris, J-Track LLC Central Division Outlook 2018: Gary Kohnert, Loram Maintenance of Way Inc. Outlook 2018: Transit agency execs rank funding shortfalls, PTC challenges among chief concerns RailTrends 2017 recap — by Tony Hatch Outlook 2018: For Class I railroads, moderate growth is the best guess Outlook 2018: Carload growth, tax credit extension on short-line industry’s agenda From the editor: On the year ahead and on the technological edge Guest comment: Verification and Validation can help up the quality management game Passenger railroads try new social media tools to connect with riders Uncertainty rules the wood crosstie market in the aftermath of two hurricanes Railway Interchange 2017 recap RailTrends 2017: Examining growth in a year focused on operations — by Tony Hatch From the editor: Rising Stars 2017 — Celebrating the ascent Transloading provides railroads with another way to attract business Rethinking coal in current context — analysis by Tony Hatch