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WASHINGTON, July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of American Railroads today released the June 2009 Rail Time Indicators economic report, and launched a new online video summary. The monthly report combines rail traffic data with more than 15 key U.S.
NORFOLK, Va., July 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Norfolk Southern announced today that it will construct a new intermodal terminal in Rossville, Tenn., in Fayette County, to serve the Memphis region, as part of the railroad's Crescent Corridor initiative to establish a high-speed intermodal rail route between the Mid-South and Gulf Coast and the Northeast.
NORFOLK, Va. and OMAHA, Neb., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Norfolk Southern Railway and Union Pacific Railroad today announced they have launched a new expedited intermodal service specifically designed for refrigerated trailer shippers between Los Angeles and Atlanta.
Super Wedge XL is now approved to be used on the rail to secure intermodal freight SOUTH BEND, Ind., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Today our President and CEO of Logistick, Inc., Tom Kanczuzewski, announced the certification of the Super Wedge XL.
ARLINGTON, Va., March 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite the current weakness in demand for freight transportation services caused by the nation's recession, the long-term outlook remains bright for all modes of freight transportation, the American Trucking Associations reports in its newly released ATA U.S.
WILMERDING, Pa., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) has completed the acquisition of Standard Car Truck, a leading rail equipment supplier, for cash of about $300 million.
By Art Marroquin The slumping economy and record-high fuel prices led to a 16 percent drop in air cargo deliveries at Los Angeles International Airport in August, compared to figures posted last year.
By Elizabeth Moore, Newsday, Melville, N.Y. Jul.
WASHINGTON -- The Bush administration will begin enforcing a new rule Tuesday that seeks to minimize the chances of terrorists attacking freight trains carrying hazardous chemicals that can be fatal if inhaled.
Standard Car Truck Company (Park Ridge, Illinois) announced today, Thursday October 18th, 2007, that they have formed a Joint Venture (JV) with Tian Rui Group Foundry Company Ltd. to market globally cast steel railway wheels for railway rolling stock.
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