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2014-09-15 12:20:38

MONTREAL, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Janet Drysdale, vice-president of investor relations for CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Citi 2014 Industrials Conference on Sept. 22, 2014, starting at 3.30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Drysdale will discuss CN's continued focus on supply chain collaboration and Operational and Service Excellence. CN will provide a live audio webcast of Drysdale's discussion via the Investors' section of the Company's website,...

2014-09-11 16:21:03

MONTREAL, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today its sustainability practices have earned it a place on the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI). This marks the third consecutive year that CN has been listed on the DJSI World Index and the sixth consecutive year that CN has been listed on the DJSI North America Index. The DJSI follows a best-in-class approach, surveying sustainability leaders from each industry on a global and regional level. The...

2014-09-09 16:20:26

The centre, training CN employees across Canada, is the latest sign of the company's commitment to the Prairies WINNIPEG, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today officially opened its new employee training centre in Winnipeg. The 100,000-square-foot facility is currently hosting 350-plus CN students from across Canada every week, with hands-on training for all key railway jobs. Claude Mongeau, CN president and chief executive officer, said: "The opening...

2014-09-04 12:20:59

MONTREAL, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address CIBC's 13(th) Annual Eastern Institutional Conference on Sept. 17, 2014, starting at 8 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Mongeau will discuss CN's continued focus on supply chain collaboration and Operational and Service Excellence. CN will provide a live audio webcast of Mongeau's discussion via the Investors' section of the Company's website,...

2014-09-02 12:21:35

Seeks remedy to CN caused delays affecting Illinois passengers WASHINGTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In support of passengers, state partners and its own business operations, Amtrak is taking action to improve the on-time performance (OTP) of its trains that operate over tracks controlled by other railroads. Under federal law, Amtrak has a statutory right to preference in the dispatching of intercity passenger trains before freight trains. In an Amended Complaint...

2014-08-18 12:20:48

MONTREAL, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - JJ Ruest, executive vice-president and chief marketing officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Cowen and Company 7(th) Annual Global Transportation & Aerospace/Defense Conference in Boston, MA, on Sept. 3, 2014, starting at 1.55 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Ruest will discuss how CN's focus on customer engagement and operational and service excellence is helping the company's customers compete better in their end markets...

2014-08-12 16:20:44

VANCOUVER, Aug. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada today released its investigation report (R13E0015) into the January 2013 collision between a Canadian National (CN) freight train and a road grader at a level crossing near Paynton, Saskatchewan. The driver of the road grader was killed in the accident. The locomotive and 16 tank cars carrying dangerous goods derailed. Approximately 106 000 litres of crude oil was released from 4 cars. On 24 January 2013,...

2014-07-28 12:21:43

With commercial alignment driving grain supply chain back in sync, CN's Claude Mongeau urges Ottawa to carefully limit the scope of new rail regulations MONTREAL, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today Canada's rail transportation system is ready to accommodate the new harvest with a solid throughput rate in line with the grain supply chain. The supply chain will also be able to address the excess carry-over from last year's extraordinary crop by as...

2014-07-23 16:21:06

Lower Mainland improvements pave way for expanded global trade VANCOUVER, July 23, 2014 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada and its partners today celebrated two significant road projects in the South Shore Trade Area (SSTA) of Burrard Inlet, which are in their final stages and will enhance truck, rail, and port operations while reducing impacts to local communities. The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, was joined by Gregor Robertson, Mayor of Vancouver; Robin Silvester, President...

2014-07-21 16:20:59

MONTREAL, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a third-quarter 2014 dividend on the Company's common shares outstanding. A quarterly dividend of twenty-five cents (C$0.25) per common share will be paid on Sept. 30, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Sept. 9, 2014. CN is a true backbone of the economy, transporting approximately C$250 billion worth of goods annually for a wide...


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