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RailTrends 2018 preview by Tony Hatch From the editor: RailTrends 2018 unveils 'powerhouse' agenda Rising Stars: Victor Meyers, Red River Valley & Western Railroad Co. Rising Stars: Jocelyn Hill, Conrail Rising Stars: Nick Edelen, R. J. Corman Railroad Group Rising Stars: Jeffrey Brauner, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Short Line Safety Institute launches hazmat training program AAR's Hamberger to retire in early 2019 C&S Spending Report 2018: Freight Railroads Awards galore at short-line association’s 105th annual conference in Nashville To fend off hackers, short-line railroads need sound cybersecurity strategies Massachusetts short line counts on propane facility to help propel traffic growth Wisconsin & Southern buoys winter business with salt, propane shipments Self-driving trucks will require railroads to take next-level approaches to digitization, customer service Railroads continue to push for PTC compliance as federal deadline approaches Outlook 2018: Carload growth, tax credit extension on short-line industry’s agenda Now a 30-year-old regional, Montana Rail Link continues to mine carloads both solo and with BNSF Railroads' holiday trains deliver gifts, food and joy 2017 Railroad Innovator Award profile: Genesee & Wyoming's Jack Hellmann Port of New Orleans prepares to take reins at New Orleans Public Belt Railroad Genesee & Wyoming has multiplied holdings a hundredfold since 1977 by employing a carefully crafted acquisition strategy Railroads stress better practices, new technologies to cut fuel consumption From the editor: G&W's Jack Hellmann to receive 2017 Railroad Innovator Award Three-year-old short line nudges up the business-growth needle in Ohio Education was a big draw in Big D at ASLRRA's annual conference Baltimore short line a big part of effort to create largest U.S. intermodal redevelopment complex Conrail ups the automation ante at New Jersey rail yard 2017 MOW Spending Report - Regionals/Short Lines At Alaska Railroad, workforce cuts reflect traffic decline Rail advocates encouraged by Trump's emphasis on regulatory reform, infrastructure