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2013-10-31 16:20:30

LANCASTER, Pa., Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In a private ceremony today attended by Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) CEO Wick Moorman, Lt. Governor Jim Cawley, State Senator Tommy Tomlinson, Drexel University President John Fry, and numerous government and business officials, family and friends, NS renamed its Dillerville Yard here in honor of H. Craig Lewis. After serving as state senator for the 6th District in Bucks County for five terms (1975-1994), Lewis joined NS as vice...

2013-10-25 12:20:50

Roanoke Locomotive Shop employees complete 2 million injury-free employee-hours ROANOKE, Va., Oct. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The 236 employees of Norfolk Southern's (NYSE: NSC) Roanoke Locomotive Shop charged past a rare milestone this month by logging more than 2 million injury-free employee-hours. The shop, which overhauls the company's locomotives, has gone six years without a reportable injury. Shop Manager Chuck Sloan attributed the achievement to teamwork. "It's a...

2013-10-24 16:20:58

ATLANTA, Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- What can shut down two lanes of Peachtree Street on a bustling Friday night in Midtown? It's the Best Friend of Charleston, historic icon of Norfolk Southern Railway (NYSE: NSC), hoisted high above the street as the locomotive departs the lobby of NS' David R. Goode Building here for its new showcase at Charleston, S.C. The Best Friend, 1928 replica of the first locomotive built in America for regular service on a railroad, has resided in the...

2013-10-22 12:21:48

NORFOLK, Va., Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today announced the regular quarterly dividend of 52 cents per share on its common stock, payable on Dec. 10, to stockholders of record on Nov. 1. Since its inception in 1982, Norfolk Southern has paid dividends on its common stock for 125 consecutive quarters. Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation's premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway subsidiary...

2013-10-09 16:20:23

ALTOONA, Pa., Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Trains, patriotism, and history will be on display from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 12, as Amtrak and Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) host "All Aboard Altoona" at NS' Rose Yard here. Amtrak's Exhibit Train, pulled by a custom-painted Veterans Locomotive, will be available as will special NS rolling stock such as its own Veterans Locomotive, an F-Unit locomotive, Exhibit Car, and historic office cars. Visitors can hear from organizations...

2013-10-09 08:20:09

NORFOLK, Va., Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern has received a grant from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) to help manage and enhance its 6,200 acres of longleaf pine at the railroad's Brosnan Forest wildlife preserve and conference center near Charleston S.C. The NFWF recently awarded $3.1 million to 15 projects to support the restoration of the longleaf forest, one of North America's most threatened forest ecosystems. The projects are expected to restore...

2013-10-02 12:21:35

NORFOLK, Va., Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) will present its third-quarter 2013 earnings on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, at 8:45 a.m. EDT via teleconference and live Internet webcast. The company will issue its earnings results at 8 a.m. EDT on Oct. 23. Those interested in participating via teleconference can dial 877-869-3847 several minutes prior to the call. An audio replay will be available until Oct. 30, 2013, following the live broadcast, by...

2013-09-30 08:26:00

NEW YORK, September 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting FedEx Corporation (NYSE: FDX), Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP), United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE: UPS), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE: NSC), and Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ: GLNG). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry...

2013-09-23 16:20:39

NORFOLK, Va., Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- It's been an eventful month at Norfolk Southern's (NYSE: NSC) Pier 6 at Lamberts Point, as the railroad's coal transload facility again has loaded a record amount of coal into a single ocean-going vessel. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130918/MM82030-a ) On Sept. 21, NS employees finished loading 168,977 net tons of coking coal into the M/V Negonego, destined for use by integrated steel producers in China. That's a record not...

2013-09-23 16:20:31

NORFOLK, Va., Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) CEO Wick Moorman today announced the appointment of seven executives to new management responsibilities: Clyde H. "Jake" Allison Jr., currently vice president and controller, will become vice president audit and compliance in Norfolk. Fredric M. Ehlers, currently vice president network and service management, will become vice president information technology in Atlanta. Jerry W. Hall, currently vice president...