Regional Railroad of the Year: Arkansas & Missouri
Sporting equipment and infrastructure quality worthy of a much bigger railroad, Arkansas & Missouri is seeking namesake-based customers of all kind as it nears its three-decade mark.
Shortline Railroad of the Year: Coos Bay Rail Link
An Oregon right-of-way, moribund for four years, gets the resources and support it needs from its stakeholders to serve an eager and rapidly growing customer base.
Room for More Freight?
San Diego’s potential is huge, provided the region’s short lines and port can secure critical state and local funding.
NSC’s New Crude Oil “Slick”
The latest entry into the crude oil tank car market is this CPC-1232 specification, 31,800-galon model from Canada’s National Steel Car.
Thirty years in existence, 18 of those with light rail transit, Dallas Area Rapid Transit has established itself as a stellar U.S. rail transit operator.
Rolling Contact Fatigue Root Causes
Use of self-steering trucks can result in a significant reduction of high impact wheel removals, compared to traditional, non-steering three-piece units.
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