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2014-03-24 20:21:06

PHL cited for Most injury-Free Operation, Best Safety Rate and Safety Person of the Year; Anacostia's Tom Leopold is Safety Professional of the Year CHICAGO, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Harbor Line and its parent company Anacostia Rail Holdings (www.anacostia.com) will receive four top safety awards from the American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association April 24 at its annual meeting in San Diego, Calif. Pacific Harbor Line will receive the President's Award for...

2011-06-08 08:00:00

CHICAGO, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Anacostia & Pacific Company, Inc. (www.anacostia.com) and Anacostia Rail Holdings Company, Inc. said they have relocated their headquarters to Suite 600 in the Railway Exchange/Santa Fe Building at 224 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60604, effective May 31. The company had been located in the Monadnock Building since 1992. Anacostia & Pacific's new location is in the historic Michigan Avenue district among some of Chicago's notable...

2011-05-18 13:30:00

WILMINGTON, Calif., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Harbor Line (www.anacostia.com/phl/phl.html) said today that it has received the prestigious Harriman Certificate of Commendation for the most improved employee safety record among more than 500 smaller U.S. railroads. The award was presented today by Association of American Railroads President Ed Hamberger at a special luncheon in Washington, D.C. honoring this year's award winners. To earn the award, PHL achieved a continuous...

2006-10-26 15:00:47

Wahpeton, North Dakota-based Red River Valley and Western Railroad (RRVW) has received a Short-Line Achievement Award from BNSF Railway Company. The award was presented to RRVW representatives Bill Drusch, chief executive officer, and Sharon Trudell, vice president of marketing, by Pete Rickershauser, BNSF's vice president, Network Development, at BNSF's eleventh annual Short-Line Conference October 16 at Fort Worth. "RRVW has invested in track, equipment and service; and has grown its...

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