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Wabtec acquisition

Wabtec Corporation has acquired Aero Transportation Products (ATP), a manufacturer of engineered freight car components. The company has annual sales of Read Article…

3,000 freight wagons

TRANSWAGGON (TWA) and ScandFibre Logistics (SFL) have evaluated several telematics providers with respect to tracking goods and chose SAVVY’s Read article…

NTSB investigates

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has launched a 15-member team to investigate a derailment of a Union Pacific freight Read article…

VTG profits grow

The rail logistics company VTG Aktiengesellschaft (VTG) has reported becoming significantly more profitable in the financial year 2016. Based on the preliminary and Read Article…

CSX names new CEO

CSX Corporation has named E. Hunter Harrison, a proven railroad executive with a well-regarded track record of producing market-leading operating results, as Chief Read article…

Greenbrier investment

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. has increased its ownership of Amsted-Maxion Equipamentos E Serviços Ferroviários S.A. (Greenbrier-Maxion) from 19.5% to 60% Read article…

BNSF results down

The Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) railway company has reported lower revenues for the fourth quarter of 2016, primarily because of lower oil transport Read Article…

TSB recommendations

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is issuing a recommendation calling for Transport Canada (TC) to develop strategies to reduce Read article…

BNSF settlement

BNSF Railway Company (BNSF) has agreed on a settlement following a train derailment that caused a crude oil spill near the city of Galena in Illinois, USA Read article…

CP call for safety cameras

Canadian Pacific has launched an awareness campaign that highlights the safety benefits of the proactive use of inward-facing cameras, and continues to urge Read Article…

New wagon for UWC

TikhvinChemMash (CJSC), part of RPC United Wagon Company (UWC) has started the mass production of a new generation of tank cars for methanol transportation Read article…

Wabtec results

Wabtec Corporation has released it’s 2016 quarter four results and issued financial guidance for 2017. During the quarter, Wabtec acquired majority ownership of Read article…

New CMO for CP

Canadian Pacific has enhanced its Sales and Marketing team to better meet the Read Article…

Norfolk Southern invests

Norfolk Southern assisted 71 industries in locating or expanding their businesses Read article…

SNCF and BLS Cargo

French logistics company SNCF Logistics has bought 45% of the shares in BLS Read article…

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