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2013-04-24 16:20:22

NORFOLK, Va., April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) has made substantial progress on its Trees and Trains reforestation program, planting 2.4 million trees on 4,000 acres in four states in the ecologically important Mississippi Delta. The Trees and Trains project is a five-year reforestation and carbon sequestration project to plant six million trees on 10,000 acres in the Mississippi Alluvial Valley (MAV) with GreenTrees®, the leading reforestation program on...

2013-04-24 12:20:48

WASHINGTON, April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- America needs fair and clear long-term policies that encourage continued investment in railroad infrastructure, technology, and sustainability initiatives, Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) CEO Wick Moorman told a federal panel today. "Industries, jobs, and taxes want to go where the railroad is," Moorman told the U.S. House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee's Special Panel on 21(st) Century Freight Transportation. "In the...

2013-04-23 12:22:08

NORFOLK, Va., April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today announced the regular quarterly dividend of 50 cents per share on its common stock, payable on June 10, to stockholders of record on May 3. Since its inception in 1982, Norfolk Southern has paid dividends on its common stock for 123 consecutive quarters. Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation's premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway subsidiary...

2013-04-09 16:20:22

NORFOLK, Va., April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation has earned the 2012 National Achievement Award from Transportation Community Awareness and Emergency Response (TRANSCAER®) for its efforts to help communities prepare for and respond to possible hazardous materials transportation incidents. This is the 13(th) time Norfolk Southern has received the award. NS was one of 10 transportation and chemical companies recognized. NS' Bill Oertly, hazardous materials...

2013-04-03 12:21:11

NORFOLK, Va., April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tom W. Schnautz has been appointed assistant vice president research and advanced technology for Norfolk Southern. He has assumed some of the responsibilities of Gerhard Thelen, including positive train control and research. Thelen retired March 31 as vice president operations planning and support. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130403/PH88141 ) Schnautz joined Norfolk Southern in 1993 as a management trainee in the Engineering...

2013-04-03 08:20:57

LONDON, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Markets closed at record high level after receiving positive fillip from strong factory order data. The report showed that the domestic economy continues to grow. The U.S. government's decision to drop insurance payment cut plans was also received positively by the markets. Markets showed bullish sentiments across the board including the Services sector. We took a look at companies like CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX), Union Pacific Corporation...

2013-04-01 12:21:09

NORFOLK, Va., April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation will present its first-quarter 2013 earnings on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at 4:30 p.m. EDT via teleconference and live Internet webcast. The company will issue its earnings results shortly after market close on April 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 April 30, 2013, following the live broadcast, by...

2013-02-27 08:21:37

NEW YORK, February 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Investors Alliance announced new research reports highlighting Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP), Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC), Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP) and American Railcar Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARII). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below. Union...

2013-02-25 16:21:05

NORFOLK, Va., Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) CEO Wick Moorman will participate in the 2013 J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Defense Conference. J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Defense ConferenceWednesday, March 6, 2013, 11:10 a.m. ESTJ.P. Morgan Conference Center383 Madison Ave., New York CityWebcast URL: http://jpmorgan.metameetings.com/webcasts/aviation13/directlink?ticker=NSC Interested investors can listen via simultaneous...

2013-02-25 12:20:25

NORFOLK, Va., Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) announced today that it will cease regional railcar classification operations at its Roanoke Terminal hump yard in Roanoke, Va., beginning today. This will mean the elimination of about 140 positions. The Terminal will continue to provide service to local customers, and to be a hub for through-train operations. The Roanoke hump operation has seen a steady decline in the volume of general merchandise cars handled by...