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Mar 27, 2015, 11:55 ET

Norfolk Southern launches $53-million energy innovation project at Juniata Locomotive Shop

Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) today launched a $53-million energy conversion project at its Juniata Locomotive Shop that will substantially...

Mar 25, 2015, 08:00 ET

Norfolk Southern 2014 Annual Report highlights record year driven by people, equipment, and infrastructure 'behind every train'

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today posted its 2014 Annual Report online, highlighting record-setting net income, revenues, operating...

Mar 18, 2015, 14:30 ET

Norfolk Southern expands its 'Railroad University' operations training center to better equip graduates for customer service

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the expansion of its "Railroad University" and redoubled...

Mar 02, 2015, 09:00 ET
Norfolk Southern President James A. Squires

Norfolk Southern names Jim Squires chief executive officer

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today announced that James A. Squires will succeed Charles W. "Wick" Moorman as chief executive officer....

Feb 20, 2015, 12:22 ET

Norfolk Southern President James Squires to address J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation and Industrials Conference on March 4

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) President James A. Squires will make a presentation during the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation...

Feb 06, 2015, 15:20 ET

Norfolk Southern chief financial officer to address Barclays Industrial Select Conference on Feb. 19

 Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) Executive Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer Marta R. Stewart will make a...

Jan 30, 2015, 17:08 ET

Norfolk Southern and Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen reach new five-year collective bargaining agreement

 Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen today reached a new collective bargaining agreement that...

Jan 27, 2015, 15:32 ET

Norfolk Southern President James Squires to address Stifel Transportation and Logistics Conference

 Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) President James A. Squires will make a presentation during the 2015 Stifel Transportation and...

Jan 27, 2015, 10:30 ET

Norfolk Southern to close Roanoke office building, relocate employees

 Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) today announced that it will close its Roanoke office building at 110 Franklin Road SE later this year and...

Jan 26, 2015, 08:00 ET

Norfolk Southern reports fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results

 Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today reported financial results for fourth-quarter and full-year 2014. Net income for the quarter...

Jan 23, 2015, 14:43 ET

Norfolk Southern raises quarterly dividend

 Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today announced that its Board of Directors voted to increase the regular quarterly dividend on the...

Jan 13, 2015, 15:23 ET
Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Donald W. Seale

Norfolk Southern EVP and CMO Don Seale to retire

Donald W. Seale, executive vice president and chief marketing officer of Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE: NSC), has announced his plan to retire...

Jan 07, 2015, 15:49 ET

Norfolk Southern facilitates $5.7 billion in industrial investment along rail lines in 2014

 Norfolk Southern assisted 94 industries in locating or expanding their businesses along its rail lines in 2014. The 72 new and 22 expanded...

Jan 06, 2015, 11:17 ET
Norfolk Southern's Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality (CMAQ) locomotive

Norfolk Southern unveils first publicly funded, emissions-friendly locomotives

The first emissions-friendly locomotives funded by the federal Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality (CMAQ) Improvement Program have been released...

Jan 05, 2015, 17:09 ET

Norfolk Southern to hold fourth-quarter 2014 earnings conference call Jan. 26, 2015

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) will announce its fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 financial results during a conference call and...

Dec 19, 2014, 09:42 ET

Norfolk Southern becomes member of the Campbell Institute for environmental, health, and safety leadership

In recognition of its environmental, health, and safety (EHS) leadership, Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) has been accepted for membership in the...

Nov 17, 2014, 17:03 ET
Proposed NS Purchase of D&H South

Norfolk Southern and the Delaware & Hudson propose rail line transaction to support rail service and the economy in the Northeast

 Norfolk Southern Corp. (NS) and the Delaware & Hudson Railway Co. (D&H), a subsidiary of Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) today announced...

Nov 17, 2014, 15:08 ET

Norfolk Southern chief marketing officer to address Credit Suisse Global Industrials Conference

 Donald W. Seale, executive vice president and chief marketing officer for Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC), will participate in the...

Oct 31, 2014, 14:09 ET

Norfolk Southern EVP Planning and CIO Deborah Butler to address Goldman Sachs Industrials Conference

 Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) Executive Vice President Planning and Chief Information Officer Deborah Butler will participate in...

Oct 22, 2014, 08:00 ET

Norfolk Southern reports third-quarter 2014 results

 Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) reported third-quarter net income of $559 million, 16 percent higher than $482 million for the same period...