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2014-04-11 16:20:04

Statement by National President Dennis R. Pierce CLEVELAND, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dennis Pierce, National President of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen, a Division of the Teamsters Rail Conference, issued the following statement concerning the April 9 announcement by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) that the agency planned to issue a proposed rule regarding railroad industry crew size: "Since the FRA's announcement on Wednesday of...

2014-04-02 08:21:53

WILMERDING, Pa., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) has signed contracts for $16.6 million with Alaska Railroad Corporation to provide Positive Train Control (PTC) equipment and services, including computer-aided dispatch and back office systems. The systems will be installed on the railroad's 525 miles of controlled track, which are used for both freight and regularly scheduled passenger service. Under the contracts, Wabtec will provide its Interoperable...

2013-08-27 08:20:25

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IRSE is a neutral platform established in UK in 1912 for maintenance of high standards of practice and professional care and promotion of improved railway safety standards for the protection of passengers and the general public. Considering the current development of railway infrastructure in Malaysia, it is critical to monitor the standard and quality of professionals in the Signalling and Telecommunications sector. The Land Public...

2013-07-25 23:26:15

Radio Plays Key Role in Interoperability and Capacity Planning for Railroad Data Communications Renton, Washington (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 Meteorcomm is pleased to announce recent shipment of the company’s 10,000th PTC 220 MHz radio, the product that forms the backbone of the company’s solutions for planning and implementation of advanced, interoperable, communications infrastructure for the railroad industry. The sheer number of radios Meteorcomm has shipped shows tremendous adoption...

2012-10-29 07:20:41

BEIJING, Oct 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hollysys Automation Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: HOLI) ("Hollysys" or the "Company"), a leading provider of automation and control technologies and applications in China, announced today that it signed a contract to provide the Line-side Electronic Unit (LEU) and Balise to Chongqing-Lichuan high-speed rail line. The contract is valued at approximately US $2.85 million or RMB 17.98 million. LEU and Balise together is a portion of the...

2012-08-28 02:28:25

Company chooses KC region due to its high concentration of animal health professionals, accessibility and low business costs KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ATS Animal Health Training Solutions, a training and development company dedicated exclusively to the needs of animal health industry professionals, announced that it has selected Kansas City, Mo., part of the KC Animal Health Corridor, for its national corporate training center. The company will locate...

2012-06-29 02:20:24

WILMERDING, Pa., June 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) has signed contracts worth about $25 million to provide components, including on-board Positive Train Control (PTC) equipment, for 50 new transit cars being built by Hyundai-Rotem. The cars, which will be used on new commuter rail lines being built by Denver Transit Partners, are scheduled to be delivered in 2014. Several Wabtec units will provide the equipment for the cars: Wabtec Passenger Transit (brakes and...

2011-10-19 15:08:00

WILMERDING, Pa., Oct. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) has signed a $63 million contract with Denver Transit Partners to provide Positive Train Control (PTC) equipment and services for three new commuter rail lines to be built in Denver. Under the contract, Wabtec will provide a dispatch office system, wayside signaling and communications systems, and related integration and project management services. Two Wabtec divisions, Wabtec Railway Electronics and Xorail,...

2011-09-19 08:00:00

BEIJING, Sept. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Wowjoint Holdings Limited ("Wowjoint," or the "Company") (Nasdaq: BWOW, BWOWU, BWOWW), China's innovative infrastructure solutions provider of customized heavy duty lifting and carrying machinery, today announced that it will attend the 2011 Annual Conference for The American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association ("AREMA") from September 19-21, 2011 in Minneapolis, MN. The event is being held at the Minneapolis Convention Center...

2011-09-15 10:13:00

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ansaldo STS (formerly known as Union Switch & Signal) proudly announces the publication of Safety On The Rails: The Union Switch & Signal Story, a retrospective book that commemorates Union Switch & Signal's 130th anniversary. Inventor George Westinghouse founded Union Switch & Signal (US&S) in 1881. The book details the inspiring story of railroading history and the company's humble beginnings in Pennsylvania, under the...