Glover Machine Works was never as big of a locomotive builder as Baldwin Locomotive Works or American Locomotive Co. (ALCO).
R.J. Corman locomotive No. 3501 is a GP35 that is on static display beside the historic railroad depot on Tenth Street in downtown Clarksville.
Occupying the former Naval Air Station Richmond (NASR), the Gold Coast Railroad Museum today delights railfans with its collection of locomotives, dozens of rail cars and railroad artifacts.
Positive Train Control (PTC) will be fully operational on the Northeast Corridor by the end of the year, according to Amtrak.
New York City Transit has training its employees to operate trains over the soon-to-open 7 Line extension.
Amtrak last week said it would install inward-facing cameras on its fleet of ACS-64 locomotives in use on the Northeast Corridor.
The United States has yet to fully embrace passenger rail as a way to curb traffic despite rail's success in other countries, an Amtrak official told a U.S. Senate subcommittee this week.
Amtrak’s $227 million operating loss in Fiscal Year is the railroad’s lowest since 1973, the railroad said.
By the end of 2014, the nation's major freight railroads will have hired 45,000 people since 2012, including an estimated 9,900 men and women with military service, according to the Association of American Railroads (AAR).
Clayton County residents earlier this month voted in favor of joining MARTA, the first county to join the transit system since its inception more than 40 years ago.