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2014-01-30 12:21:23

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (NYSE: GE) - Florida East Coast Railway, LLC (FEC) announced today that it will acquire 24 new ES44C4 locomotives from GE Transportation. The new locomotives will be used in thru-freight, heavy haul service on the railway's 351 mile mainline route between Jacksonville, and Miami, FL. "These locomotives will provide the fuel efficient power we need to support the current operations and future growth of the railroad," said Fran...

2013-11-13 12:20:24

- Exploring potential to revolutionize locomotive technology JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX) and GE Transportation, a division of GE (NYSE: GE) today announced an agreement to explore emissions-cutting and efficiency breakthroughs in Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) technology for locomotives beginning with a pilot program in 2014. "LNG technology has the potential to offer one of the most significant developments in railroading since the...

2013-03-28 08:23:45

South Hampton Resources Subsidiary Collaborates with Gevo, Inc. to Develop Renewable Hydrocarbon Materials Utilizing Toll Processing Services SUGAR LAND, Texas, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (NYSE: ARSD) announced today that it has signed a contract with Gevo, Inc. (Nasdaq: GEVO) to extend toll processing services of the hydrocarbon processing demonstration plant at its South Hampton Resources (SHR) facility in Silsbee, Texas and construct a second...

2012-10-09 15:22:19

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gevo, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEVO), announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has awarded the company U.S. Patent No. 8,283,505, which protects Gevo's Integrated Fermentation Technology(®) (GIFT(®)). "This patented technology includes a proprietary separation unit that is designed to elegantly enable cost-efficient separation of isobutanol from other components of the fermentation broth," said Brett Lund,...

2012-08-07 23:00:07

Announces initial shipment of Isobutanol from Luverne, Minn. facility in third quarter. Englewood, CO (PRWEB) August 07, 2012 Gevo, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEVO), a leading renewable chemicals and next-generation biofuels company, today announced its financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2012 and reported on startup operations at its Luverne, Minn. renewable isobutanol production facility. “We are laser-focused on our startup at Luverne,” said Patrick Gruber Ph.D., Chief...

2012-05-03 06:20:46

NORFOLK, Va., May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) added the Monongahela Railway to the legacy railroads that the company is honoring with its 30th anniversary heritage paint schemes, bringing to 20 the number of predecessor roads to be so recognized. The Monongahela Railway was created in 1901 as a joint venture of the Pennsylvania Railroad and the Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad to haul coal out of Pennsylvania and West Virginia, with its base of operations in...

2012-03-22 10:20:28

Will help meet growth and customer focused service plans MONTREAL, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today a major locomotive acquisition program to accommodate anticipated traffic growth and to improve operational efficiency, enabling the railway to better serve its customers. CN will acquire 65 new high-horsepower locomotives as well as 96 second-hand high-horsepower locomotives that will be upgraded. Keith Creel, executive vice-president and...

2012-03-16 09:04:06

ALTOONA, Pa., March 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The first locomotive to be painted in Norfolk Southern's (NYSE: NSC) 30(th) anniversary heritage paint schemes rolled out of the company's Juniata Locomotive Shop here yesterday. Locomotive NS 8098, a GE ES44AC, bears the "Conrail Blue" scheme. It is a 4,400-horsepower, EPA Tier-3 compliant Evolution Series locomotive equipped with distributed power capability. It will be run to Conway, Pa., and enter active transportation service....

2011-12-06 14:00:00

CALGARY, Dec. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Canadian Pacific (CP:TSX)(NYSE:CP)  today announced that 61 new high horse power GE Evolution (EVO) Series AC locomotives have been brought into service  and that the railway has initiated a program to modernize its low and medium horsepower yard locomotives. The new EVO locomotives, which are currently in transcontinental service on  priority series trains, will increase capacity, enhance service reliability, further the company's...

2010-08-31 07:38:00

WILMERDING, Pa., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- MotivePower, a unit of Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB), has signed a contract with the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) to supply 20 next-generation HSP46 passenger locomotives to be delivered in 2012-2013. The order is valued at $114.63 million including training, manuals and spare parts. The EPA Tier 3-compliant locomotives will be manufactured in Boise, Idaho with major components supplied by GE Transportation of Erie, Pa. GE...