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2014-05-22 16:20:31

EDMONTON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), said today dangerous goods are an integral part of everyday life and that CN has an unwavering commitment to moving all traffic safely. Mongeau, in a speech to the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce, said CN's commitment to safe operations is more than a set of principles. It's evidenced by the more than 50 per cent reduction in CN's main-track rail accidents per...

2014-05-20 12:21:34

MONTREAL, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address Sanford C. Bernstein's 30(th) Annual Strategic Decisions Conference in New York on May 29, 2014, starting at 11 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...

2014-05-15 12:21:50

EDMONTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce on May 22, 2014. Mongeau will discuss the economic importance of dangerous goods to Canada and its citizen, as well as the social and business imperatives of transporting these goods safely through the communities where CN operates. Mongeau will be available to speak to reporters briefly following his speech....

2014-05-13 12:21:35

MONTREAL, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced the winners of its Safe Handling Award for 2013. In all, 143 companies were presented with the Safe Handling Award at a special ceremony. JJ Ruest, CN executive vice-president and chief marketing officer, said: "On behalf of CN, I am pleased to congratulate each of the Safe Handling Award recipients for 2013. "This award recognizes customers who, like CN, make the safe handling of dangerous goods...

2014-05-12 12:21:16

Additional Food Industry Development Expected at RidgePort Logistics Center WILMINGTON, Ill., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ridge Development today announces the official launch of TransCold Express, a hub-to-hub refrigerated boxcar service operated by McKay TransCold that runs bi-directionally between Wilmington, Illinois, and Selma, California. As the first refrigerated boxcar unit train connecting the Midwest and West Coast in over half a century, TransCold Express presents produce...

2014-05-08 12:21:10

MONTREAL, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - JJ Ruest, executive vice-president and chief marketing officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Wolfe Research 7(th) Annual Global Transportation Conference on May 20, 2014, starting at 1.05 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Ruest will discuss CN's continued focus on supply chain collaboration and Operational and Service Excellence. CN will provide a live audio webcast of Ruest's discussion via the Investors section of the Company's...

2014-05-07 08:21:23

CALGARY, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Board of Directors for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) today announced CP Chief Executive Officer E. Hunter Harrison has agreed to a contract extension with the railway for an additional year. "When Hunter was brought in to lead the transformational change of this iconic company, the agreement was for four years, plus an option for an additional year," said CP Board of Directors Chairman, Gary Colter. "In seeing CP's...

2014-05-02 12:21:01

MONTREAL, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced the successful candidates for its 2014 From the Ground Up program. Thirty communities were selected amongst 191 applications to receive grants of up to $25,000 each in the third edition of the program. The objective of the CN EcoConnexions - From the Ground Up program is to promote the greening of municipal properties across Canada, especially areas in close proximity to rail lines. CN, and its partners...

2014-05-01 20:20:35

CALGARY, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - At its 2014 annual meeting of shareholders (AGM) held in Calgary earlier today, Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) announced that all nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated March 3, 2014 were elected as directors of CP. The detailed results of the vote by ballot are as follows: _______________________________________________________________ |Nominee |Votes For |% votes For|Votes...

2014-05-01 12:23:08

CALGARY, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Canadian Pacific Railway (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) today announced Gary F. Colter was elected Chairman of the Company's Board of Directors. Colter replaces Paul G. Haggis, who concluded his term as Chairman but will continue to serve as a director and joins the Audit and Finance Committees. Both Colter and Haggis have served on the CP Board for two years. "It has been my pleasure to have served as Chairman of the new CP," said Haggis. "I'm...


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