Railroads and Intermodal Transportation A broad cross-section of featured news stories covering private and commercial rail usage, including, but not limited to: joint ventures, industry recognition awards, key industry players, and domestic/international trends. Select news releases will be in languages other than English.

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May 24, 2016, 08:03 ET New Seattle Light Rail Line Opens Ahead of Schedule and Under Budget

 On March 19, Sound Transit, the regional transit authority serving the Greater Seattle Area, officially opened the University Link Light Rail...


May 24, 2016, 07:20 ET AKUA and Beit Al-Etisalat form Partnership to pursue Opportunities in Saudi Arabia and Oman

AKUA LLC and Beit Al-Etisalat jointly announced today that they have concluded a partnership agreement to pursue new business opportunities in the...


May 24, 2016, 06:00 ET Greenbrier increases strategic investment in Brazil with stake in railcar castings and component business

 The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE: GBX) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a 19.5% ownership stake in...


May 23, 2016, 09:48 ET Summer Sale On Eurostar High Speed Trains From Rail Europe

Rail Europe, the largest distributor of European rail products worldwide, invites travellers to enjoy discounted fares on the high speed train...


May 23, 2016, 09:30 ET 1 de junio de 2016 - Suiza inaugura el túnel de tren más largo del mundo

Hace diecisiete años se registró la primera tronadura en el corazón histórico de Suiza para el túnel de tren más...


May 23, 2016, 08:30 ET 1 June 2016 - Switzerland Opens the World's Longest Train Tunnel

Seventeen years ago saw the first blasting in the historic heartland of Switzerland of the longest train tunnel in the world. Wednesday 1 June...


May 23, 2016, 07:30 ET 1 de junho de 2016 - Suíça inaugura o túnel ferroviário mais longo do mundo

Há dezessete anos aconteceu no centro da região histórica da Suíça a primeira explosão para a construção do...


May 23, 2016, 07:06 ET Beacon Rail to Supply Rolling Stock to TransPennine Express Limited

  Beacon Rail Leasing ("Beacon"), a leading Pan-European rolling stock lessor, is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement...


May 23, 2016, 05:00 ET New York Accident Lawyer Adnan Munawar Weighs-in on Train Accident in Germany Making International Headlines

A deadly, serious train wreck in Germany from last February is making international headlines again after investigators determined that it was...


May 23, 2016, 02:30 ET 1° giugno 2016: la Svizzera inaugura il tunnel ferroviario più lungo del mondo

Con la prima detonazione di 17 anni fa, nel cuore del paese ebbe inizio lo scavo della galleria ferroviaria più lunga del mondo. Il 1°...


May 23, 2016, 02:30 ET 1er juin 2016 - La Suisse ouvre le plus long tunnel ferroviaire du monde

Il y a 17 ans, le premier dynamitage dans le cœur historique de la Suisse était effectué afin de...


May 23, 2016, 02:30 ET 1 de junio de 2016 - Suiza abre el túnel de tren más largo del mundo

Hace 17 años se vio la primera voladura en el centro histórico de Suiza del túnel de tren más largo del mundo. El...


May 18, 2016, 10:58 ET Norfolk Southern to present at Wolfe Research 9th Annual Global Transportation Conference on May 24

Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE: NSC) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Marta Stewart will make a presentation at the Wolfe...


May 18, 2016, 10:39 ET Discover France and Spain This Summer with Rail Europe

 Rail Europe, the largest distributor of European rail products worldwide, invites travellers to experience the southern Rivieras, rich...


May 18, 2016, 09:01 ET A One-of-a-Kind Journey Through History and Flavor, The Glenlivet® Honors its Past with the Release of Three Single Cask Whiskies For the First Time in the United States

The Glenlivet has been a standard-setting luxury brand for nearly 200 years, appealing to whisky connoisseurs looking for a rare expression steeped...


May 17, 2016, 10:45 ET Matson Logistics Launches New Express LCL Service from China to New York Metro Market

 Matson Logistics Supply Chain Services is expanding its less-than-container-load (LCL) capabilities by offering direct fast transit from China...


May 17, 2016, 03:00 ET Stadler Bussnang AG selects Mitron's Passenger Information system for its trains to Norwegian State Railways

Mitron, Finnish provider of public transportation information systems and modern display solutions, and a member of Teleste Group, announced today...


May 16, 2016, 13:26 ET Attorneys Tom Kline and Robert Mongeluzzi To Hold Tuesday, May 17th Briefing Following NTSB Fatal Amtrak Philadelphia Derailment Findings

Tom Kline, Esq., of Kline & Specter, P.C., and Robert J. Mongeluzzi, Esq., of Saltz, Mongeluzzi, Barrett & Bendesky, P.C., co-lead counsel...


May 16, 2016, 09:01 ET Axiomtek's Newest 12.1" Railway-Certified Touch Panel PC - the GOT712-837

Axiomtek, one of the world's leading designers and manufacturers of innovative, high performance and reliable PC-based industrial computer...


May 13, 2016, 07:00 ET Beacon Rail Enters Into an Agreement to Acquire Ascendos Rail Leasing

Beacon Rail Leasing ("Beacon"), a leading Pan-European rolling stock lessor, is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to...


May 13, 2016, 06:00 ET Greenbrier to redeem 2.375% Convertible Senior Notes

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) ("Greenbrier" or the "Company") today announced the expected purchase of $13.98 million of Greenbrier's...


May 12, 2016, 10:16 ET Union Pacific Corporation Declares Second Quarter 2016 Dividend

 The Board of Directors of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP) has declared a quarterly dividend of 55 cents per share on the company's...


May 12, 2016, 10:06 ET CEO tells shareholders, 'It's a new page, new chapter, new book' for Norfolk Southern

In his first address to the annual meeting of shareholders, CEO James A. Squires said, "It's a new page, new chapter, new book for Norfolk...


May 11, 2016, 18:14 ET Greenbrier to webcast presentation at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Transportation Conference

 The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) will be presenting on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016...


May 11, 2016, 13:55 ET Hyperloop One Accelerates Towards Making Hyperloop A Reality With Successful Propulsion Test And New Partnerships With Global Infrastructure Giants

 Hyperloop One (formerly Hyperloop Technologies) has evolved the company's brand to match the singular leadership and incredible progress it...