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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Jan 06, 2021, 06:00 ET Greenbrier Reports First Quarter Results

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE: GBX) ("Greenbrier"), a leading international supplier of equipment and services to global freight...


Jan 05, 2021, 11:34 ET New Regional Partnership Launches $100 Million Fund to Preserve Affordable Housing Near MARTA Transit Stations

Today, National Equity Fund, Inc. (NEF), Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) and Morgan Stanley announced the launch of the $100...


Jan 05, 2021, 00:50 ET Appalachian Railcar Services Acquires Progress Rail's Amarillo, Texas, Repair Facility

Appalachian Railcar Services ("ARS") has acquired the Amarillo railcar repair facility ("Amarillo") from Progress Rail, a "Caterpillar company." ARS, ...


Jan 04, 2021, 11:09 ET Patriot Rail Company LLC Finalizes Acquisition of Salt Lake Garfield & Western Railway

Patriot Rail Company LLC (Patriot), a leading U.S. operator of short line and regional freight railroads, rail services, and integrated port...


Dec 30, 2020, 17:49 ET Greenbrier announces webcast and conference call of quarterly financial results

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE: GBX) invites shareholders and other interested parties to listen to its financial results conference call for...


Dec 30, 2020, 17:48 ET Greenbrier announces Virtual Annual Shareholders Meeting

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) invites shareholders and other interested parties to listen to its Virtual Shareholders Meeting. What: The...


Dec 30, 2020, 15:00 ET Norfolk Southern to hold fourth-quarter 2020 earnings conference call Jan. 27

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) will announce its fourth-quarter financial results during a conference call and live internet webcast at...


Dec 30, 2020, 11:00 ET VTA Releases RFQ for Tunnel and Trackwork on BART Phase II

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) has released a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) to identify potential contractors that qualify...


Dec 30, 2020, 00:40 ET Pinggu to build logistics hub of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region

A report from China SCIO: A railway linking Mafang of Pinggu district and the Tianjin Port opened on Monday, as the district in northeastern Beijing...


Dec 22, 2020, 23:11 ET Nippon Express Indonesia Acquires GDP Certification for Facility near Soekarno-Hatta International Airport

PT. Nippon Express Indonesia (hereinafter, "NE Indonesia"), a local subsidiary of Nippon Express Co., Ltd., acquired Good Distribution Practice (GDP) ...


Dec 22, 2020, 09:00 ET Patriot Rail & Ports Transitions Chief Financial Officer Role to Matt Nelson

Patriot Rail Company LLC and Patriot Port Holdings, LLC (Patriot), a leading U.S. operator of short line and regional freight railroads, rail...


Dec 21, 2020, 21:53 ET China's Chengdu opens 5 new metro lines

Chengdu City, capital of southwest China's Sichuan Province, opened five new metro lines on Dec. 18, 2020, bringing the number of metro lines in the...


Dec 21, 2020, 07:45 ET 360 Transit Alliance Joint Venture Selected to Lead Project Controls for Four Toronto Subway Lines

Jacobs (NYSE:J) and Stantec – key partners in the 360 Transit Alliance Joint Venture – were selected by Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx to...


Dec 18, 2020, 12:56 ET Parsons, NJ TRANSIT Complete Positive Train Control Implementation

Parsons Corporation (NYSE: PSN) announced today that NJ TRANSIT (NJT) has completed the final deployment of its Positive Train Control (PTC) system;...


Dec 17, 2020, 08:00 ET Union Pacific Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2020 Earnings Release Date

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP) will release fourth quarter 2020 financial and operating results on Thursday, January 21, 2021, at 8:00 a.m. ET....


Dec 16, 2020, 22:30 ET Electronic Transaction Consultants, LLC (ETC) Signs a Contract with Kane County Division of Transportation for the Longmeadow Parkway Toll Bridge Next-generation Back Office System and Operations

On November 10, 2020, Kane County Division of Transportation (KDOT) in Illinois signed a contract with Electronic Transaction Consultants (ETC) to...


Dec 16, 2020, 01:00 ET Nippon Express (Singapore) Acquires GDP Certification for Facility in Changi Airport Bonded Area

Nippon Express (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. (hereinafter, "NE Singapore"), a local subsidiary of Nippon Express Co., Ltd. based in Tokyo, has obtained Good...


Dec 15, 2020, 09:31 ET GenNx360 Capital Partners Announces Sale of its Portfolio Company Appalachian Railcar Services to Cathcart Rail

GenNx360 Capital Partners ("GenNx360"), a New York-based private equity firm, today announced the successful sale of its portfolio company,...


Dec 11, 2020, 01:00 ET Nippon Express (China) Participates in World International Freight Forwarders Annual Convention

Nippon Express (China) Co., Ltd. (hereinafter "NE China"), a local subsidiary of Nippon Express Co., Ltd., participated in the 9th World...


Dec 10, 2020, 15:30 ET Amtrak Pacific Surfliner Implements Temporary Adjustments for Those Who Need to Travel for the Holidays

To safely manage travel on the Amtrak? Pacific Surfliner? route around the Christmas holiday, reservations will be required on trains that travel...


Dec 10, 2020, 13:24 ET Foothill Gold Line Board Re-Elects Leadership, Welcomes New Member

At their December meeting, the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority (Construction Authority) Board of Directors voted unanimously to re-elect...


Dec 09, 2020, 08:17 ET Society's Call for Sustainable Transportation to Rocket Global Shared Mobility Market to $1.55 Trillion by 2030

Frost & Sullivan's recent research, Strategic Analysis of the Global Shared Mobility Market, 2030, forecasts that the gross market value of the...


Dec 09, 2020, 06:30 ET Norske tog AS Rolls Out Trimble's Rail Asset Owner Maintenance System for its Passenger Trains in Norway

Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that the Norwegian state-owned train leasing company, Norske tog AS (NT), has rolled out the Trimble? E2M...


Dec 08, 2020, 18:42 ET Union Pacific Names Craig Richardson Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary

Union Pacific today named Craig Richardson executive vice president, chief legal officer and corporate secretary. Richardson is responsible for...


Dec 08, 2020, 12:35 ET Amtrak Adds New Digital Payment Options

To enhance the customer experience, Amtrak is now offering new digital payment options on the Amtrak mobile app and Amtrak.com, including Apple Pay,...