L.B. Foster, Portec Announce Completion of Sale to Koppers
Amtrak Illinois Agreement Signed
Amtrak Marks 10th Anniversary of Acela Express, America’s First High-Speed Train
More GE PowerHaul Locomotives Ship to Freightliner Group
ERIE, Pa. — GE Transportation shipped a second batch of its award-winning PowerHaul Locomotives to customer Freightliner Group Ltd. in the United Kingdom. These five locomotives were manufactured at GE’s plant in Erie, Pennsylvania, and will join the first batch of seven that were placed in revenue service shortly after arrival in the U.K. in November 2009. The locomotives are part of a 30-unit order placed in 2007, the largest in Freightliner Group’s history. The PowerHaul Series represents GE Transportation’s first entry to the UK and European market place, GE said. The PowerHaul Locomotive recently made its international debut at
L.B. Foster Completes Tender Offer for Portec Rail Shares
L.B. Foster Extends Subsequent Offering Period for Portec Rail Shares
STB Fines CN for Chicago Street-Crossing Blockages
CN Signs VMA With New Lenox, Ill.
CN Completes Griffith, Ind., Rail Connection
CHICAGO — CN has completed construction of the first major rail connection built as part of the continuing integration of the Elgin, Joliet and Eastern Railway Company (EJ&E) that, when all connections are constructed, will enhance the fluidity of train movements along CN routes in the greater Chicago area, the railroad said.