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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08 May, 2017, 18:00 ET Statement on the passing of former Greenbrier Chairman Benjamin R. Whiteley

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) remembers Benjamin R. Whiteley, a former Chairman of Greenbrier's Board of Directors. Whiteley died at...


08 May, 2017, 10:46 ET ADVISORY - JJ Ruest, CN executive vice-president and chief marketing officer, to address the Wolfe Research Global Transportation Conference May 24

MONTREAL, May 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - JJ Ruest, executive vice-president and chief marketing officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the...


07 May, 2017, 10:00 ET IONX LLC and Ermewa Group Cooperate On Telematics

IONX LLC, an Amsted Rail Company, and European asset management company Ermewa Group announced today that they have executed a preliminary...


05 May, 2017, 17:59 ET Two New Brightline Trains, Manufactured In America, To Travel Across Country In Tandem

Brightline, the new privately funded express inter-city passenger rail service in Florida, is making preparations to soon welcome its third and...


05 May, 2017, 08:00 ET Spring Into Savings With Rail Europe And Swiss Travel System

Rail Europe, the largest distributor of European rail products in North America, announced a special offer for Swiss travel in partnership with...


04 May, 2017, 10:14 ET NEW POLL RESULTS: California Voters Want Funding for High Speed Rail Spent on Different Projects Instead

/ J. Wallin Opinion Research / -- A new survey of California's voters reveals that only 12.0% want to see High Speed Rail funds remain dedicated to...


03 May, 2017, 14:45 ET Greenbrier to webcast presentation at the Wells Fargo 2017 Industrial Conference

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) will be presenting on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at the Wells Fargo 2017 Industrial Conference to be held in...


02 May, 2017, 16:38 ET New train crew management system to boost Norfolk Southern operating efficiency

A new train crew management and payroll system now being developed is expected to boost operating efficiency, lower costs and increase...


02 May, 2017, 14:03 ET Railroad Track Workers Protest Proposed Health Insurance Cuts By Profit-Rich Rail Companies

The Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employes (BMWED) -- a railroad track and bridge workers' union within the International Brotherhood of...


01 May, 2017, 16:49 ET Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Kick Off This Week in Fremont and Redwood City

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to a pair of open houses in...


01 May, 2017, 16:30 ET Greenbrier Completes Investment to take Majority Interest in Brazilian Railcar Manufacturer Greenbrier-Maxion

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) today announced the successful completion of its previously announced investment in Amsted-Maxion...


28 Apr, 2017, 10:58 ET Guangshen Railway Filed 2016 Annual Report on Form 20-F

Guangshen Railway Company Limited ("Guangshen Railway" or the "Company") (HKEx Share Code: 525; SSE Share Code: 601333; American Depositary Shares...


27 Apr, 2017, 10:00 ET Bourque Logistics Announces Updated Software

Bourque Logistics, the leader in industrial logistics systems for more than 28 years, is proud to announce the launch of the new and improved rail...


27 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET Union Pacific Reports First Quarter 2017 Results

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP) today reported 2017 first quarter net income of nearly $1.1 billion, or a first quarter record $1.32 per...


27 Apr, 2017, 06:00 ET Greenbrier and Sumitomo launch GBSummit bringing railcar axle services to the West Coast for the first time

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) today announced the opening of GBSummit, the West Coast's only railcar axle machining facility. Jointly...


26 Apr, 2017, 16:40 ET CN to purchase its common shares under a specific share repurchase program

MONTREAL, April 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that it will repurchase common shares under a specific share...


26 Apr, 2017, 16:05 ET Waste Connections Announces A Proposed 3-For-2 Stock Split

Waste Connections, Inc. (TSX/NYSE: WCN) ("Waste Connections" or the "Company") today announced that it proposes to split its common shares on a...


26 Apr, 2017, 11:00 ET PETRONAS lança Urania com tecnologia ViscGuard(TM)

A PETRONAS Lubricants International (PLI) lança o PETRONAS Urania com tecnologia ViscGuard™, marca carro-chefe entre os seus lubrificantes para...


26 Apr, 2017, 08:05 ET Norfolk Southern EVP and CFO Marta Stewart to retire

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today announced that Marta R. Stewart, executive vice president and chief financial officer of...


26 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET Norfolk Southern reports record first-quarter 2017 results

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today reported first-quarter financial results. First-quarter net income was $433 million, up 12 percent...


26 Apr, 2017, 06:00 ET Greenbrier Chief Financial Officer Lorie Tekorius promoted to Executive Vice President

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE: GBX) today announced that its Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Lorie Tekorius, has been...


25 Apr, 2017, 17:18 ET CN's Winnipeg national training centre named after former CEO Claude Mongeau

REGINA, April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today the naming of its national employee training centre in Winnipeg...


25 Apr, 2017, 15:45 ET CN announces election of directors

Two new directors join CN's board REGINA, April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that the director nominees...


25 Apr, 2017, 11:50 ET Norfolk Southern declares quarterly dividend

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today announced the regular quarterly dividend of 61 cents per share on its common stock, payable on June...


25 Apr, 2017, 11:43 ET CN's Winnipeg national training centre named after former CEO Claude Mongeau

REGINA, April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today the naming of its national employee training centre in Winnipeg...