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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Aug 20, 2018, 16:30 ETGreenbrier and Watco Discontinue GBW Railcar Services Venture

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE: GBX) and Watco Companies, LLC have entered an agreement to discontinue their GBW Railcar Services (GBW) railcar ...


Aug 17, 2018, 15:59 ETCeladon Logistics earns another Top 100 3PL spot from Inbound Logistics

Celadon Logistics was again named to Inbound Logistics' annual Top 100 Third-Party Logistics Providers list, the fourth year in a row for the company....


Aug 15, 2018, 15:06 ETAppalachian Railcar Services, LLC (ARS) Announces Appointment of M. Scott Driggers as Chief Operating Officer

Appalachian Railcar Services, LLC ("ARS" or the "Company"), a West Virginia-based rail service provider, announced today its appointment of Michael...


Aug 15, 2018, 09:40 ETUnion Pacific Announces Executive Management Appointments

Union Pacific today announced the following executive management appointments: Beth Whited to executive vice president and chief human resources...


Aug 15, 2018, 09:35 ETBarings Supports Duke Street's Investment in Great Rail Journeys

Barings, one of the world's leading financial services firms, announced it served as lead agent and sole lender on a senior secured credit facility...


Aug 10, 2018, 08:00 ETCeladon Group Adopts Tax Benefits Preservation Plan to Preserve Substantial Tax Assets

Celadon Group, Inc. (OTCPink: CGIP) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved the adoption of a tax benefits preservation plan (or...


Aug 09, 2018, 13:00 ET2018 Shanghai International Rail Transit Exhibition to Showcase the Great Potential of the Chinese Rail Transit Market

The 2018 Shanghai International Rail Transit Exhibition (Rail+Metro China 2018) produced by Shanghai Shentong Metro Group and Shanghai Intex...


Aug 09, 2018, 11:00 ETAmphenol Receives EN 45545-2 Certification for its Rail and Mass Transit Products

Amphenol Industrial Operations, a global leader in interconnect systems, has recently received EN 45545-2 certification, a classification system that ...


Aug 09, 2018, 09:00 ETGrowth Prospects and Emerging Opportunities for Technological Advancements in the High Speed Rail Industry, 2018 Report

The "Technological Advancements in the High Speed Rail IndustryGrowth Prospects and Emerging Opportunities, 2017" report has been added to...


Aug 08, 2018, 16:30 ETGreenbrier Acquires Majority Interest in Turkish Railcar Builder Rayvag

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE: GBX) today announced that it has completed an agreement between Rayvag Vagon Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S. ("Rayvag")...


Aug 08, 2018, 14:31 ETAmtrak Reveals Modern Interiors on New Acela Express Fleet

Amtrak today revealed the interiors on its new Acela Express fleet, which will redefine the customer experience on Amtrak's premium Northeast...


Aug 08, 2018, 09:30 ETUS Rail Axle Bearings and Seals Market Forecast to 2024 - Opportunities for OEM and Aftermarket Segments and Guidelines for the Region

The "US Rail Axle Bearings and Seals Market, Forecast to 2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. New Bearing Deliveries and ...


Aug 08, 2018, 05:00 ETMatson Logistics Rated #1 Intermodal Marketing Company

Matson Logistics, a subsidiary of Matson, Inc. (NYSE: MATX), was rated by shipping customers as the #1 Intermodal Marketing Company in North America. ...


Aug 07, 2018, 16:05 ETThe Andersons, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Results

The Andersons, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANDE) announces financial results for the second quarter which ended June 30, 2018. The Company reports net income of...


Aug 07, 2018, 10:03 ETVLS Recovery Acquires Beauchan Rail Services

VLS Recovery ("VLS" or the "Company"), a leading provider of specialty cleaning and waste processing services, today announced that it has acquired...


Aug 06, 2018, 10:29 ETAutonomous Trains Technology Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, And Forecast 2017 - 2025

Autonomous Trains Technology Market - Overview This report analyzes and forecasts the market for autonomous trains at the global and regional...


Aug 03, 2018, 11:00 ETWaste Connections Renews Normal Course Issuer Bid For Share Repurchases

Waste Connections, Inc. (TSX/NYSE: WCN) (the "Company") today announced that it has received approval from the Toronto Stock Exchange (the "TSX") for ...


Aug 02, 2018, 18:05 ETNorfolk Southern commences $1.2 billion accelerated share repurchase program

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today announced that it has entered into accelerated share repurchase (ASR) agreements with Bank of America...


Aug 02, 2018, 06:00 ETGreenbrier Announces Diverse Orders of 5,000 Railcars Valued at Over $425 Million for June and July

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE: GBX) today announced new orders totaling 5,000 units valued at more than $425 million received during the first ...


Jul 31, 2018, 21:00 ETVia brings on-demand shared mobility to Tokyo, partners with Mori Building to launch dynamic shuttle

The Mori Building Company, a leading Tokyo-based urban developer, has tapped New York startup Via to launch an on-demand transit service in Tokyo,...


Jul 31, 2018, 16:30 ETGunderson Marine and Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. Announce Major New Vessel Build

Gunderson Marine LLC ("Gunderson Marine"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE: GBX), announced today that it has...


Jul 31, 2018, 11:00 ETNorfolk Southern partners with Heartwood 3D to develop and deploy simulation-based training, starting with Class I brake test inspection

As part of its effort to reimagine an even safer, more effective employee-training program, Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is developing...


Jul 30, 2018, 14:30 ETApplication Period For Transporting Healthy Food Grants Now Open

Distributors and producers of fresh, local foods are invited to apply to the 2018 Grant Program for Transporting Healthy Food, presented in...


Jul 27, 2018, 17:20 ETNorfolk Southern increases quarterly dividend by 11 percent

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) announced that its board of directors today approved an 11 percent increase in its quarterly dividend on the ...


Jul 27, 2018, 12:33 ETAmtrak Pacific Surfliner Announces Surfliner Series Special Offers, Sweepstakes for Angels at Padres Games

The Amtrak® Pacific Surfliner® announced the first-ever Surfliner Series as the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim face the San Diego Padres at Petco Park ...