Rail

RAIL NEWS


GBRf & C50A

UK rail freight operator GB Railfreight (GBRf) and the Class 50 Alliance (C50A) have announced that mainline registered Class 50 locomotives 50007 Hercules and Read Article…

Mexico fuel shortage

Mexico’s gas stations are to get their supplies by rail from U.S., according to local reports. The state governor has announced that 70 gas stations in Guanajuato will Read article…

U.S. rail data

The Association of American Railroads (AAR) reported U.S. rail traffic for the week ending January 12, 2019, was 555,127 carloads and intermodal units, up 8.4 percent Read article…

Watco & Oaktree

Watco and funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management have announced the formation of a strategic partnership and a definitive agreement whereby Read Article…

DB Board

DB Cargo is making changes to its Management Board, preparing Europe’s largest freight operating company for further growth with an international Read article…

Greenbrier Q1

The Greenbrier Companies has announced net earnings for the quarter ending November 30, were $18m on revenue of $604.5m. Adjusted EBITDA for Read article…

U.S. rail data

U.S. railroads originated 1,021,978 carloads in December 2018, up 2.9 percent, or 29,139 carloads, from December 2017. Combined U.S. carload and intermodal Read Article…

UWC appointment

Timofey Vladimirovich Khryapov has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Research and Production Corporation United Wagon Company (UWC) by decision Read article…

G&W haulage contract

Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W) announced that its UK subsidiary Freightliner Heavy Haul Ltd has signed a long-term, bulk rail-haulage contract with Mendip Rail Ltd Read article…

BNSF, Blume

BNSF Logistics has selected Blume Global as its digital supply chain platform. Blume Global is a high growth company with a 24-year history of delivering Read Article…

EC funding

The European Commission has approved under EU State aid rules a German aid scheme to promote the shift of freight traffic from road to rail. The scheme will Read article…

U.S. rail data

Total U.S. weekly rail traffic was 570,225 carloads and intermodal units for the week ending December 8, up 3.1 percent compared with the same week last year Read article…

Automation policy

The Association of American Railroads (AAR) has filed comments with the U.S. Read Article…

LNG as a fuel

The Tarragona Port Authority (TPA) hosted a conference on the use of LNG and presented Read article…

U.S. rail traffic

U.S. railroads originated 1,032,067 carloads in November 2018, down 0.2 percent, or Read article…

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