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Trainnews - volume 12 - issue 086
Posted by: Espee99 ()
Date: October 28, 2019 06:04PM

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Eastbound Union Pacific double-stack train near Lund, Utah on line between Los Angeles and Salt Lake City. The soon-to-be-removed open-wire pole lines lend a nostalgic note. October 3, 2019

Louis Cerny photo



Scheduled News


NTSB: 2017 Metro-North Train Derailment Blamed On Engineer Speeding
[newyork.cbslocal.com]
and
NTSB reveals cause of 2017 Metro-North train derailment in Rye that injured 16
[www.lohud.com]

Two-and-a-Half Mile Train Helps S. Africa Move Ore Off Roads
[www.bloomberg.com]

French train strike disrupts travel amid autumn school holidays
[www.france24.com]

Proposed high-speed train from Charlotte to Atlanta described as 'game-changer'
[www.wcnc.com]

Austrian railways say night train bookings on increase
[phys.org]

Train engine catches fire in Cheney
[www.khq.com]

Plans in the works to expand train service across Maine
[wgme.com]

Watch the magical moment steam train Golden Arrow Iron Duke passes through Bromley
[www.mylondon.news]

Rohnert Park drops plan requesting SMART reduce train’s speed through fatal intersection
[www.pressdemocrat.com]

Last train to Silverton for the season
[the-journal.com]

First Chinese Freight Train Arrives In Belgrade After Month-Long Journey
[www.rferl.org]

15 train cars derail in Sweetwater
[ktxs.com]

Turkish steel giant Kardemir begins producing train wheels
[www.hurriyetdailynews.com]

CP Holiday Train to roll into Lacombe, Blackfalds this December
[leaderpost.com]

Look: Pakistan’s first metro “The Orange Line Metro Train” ready to roll out
[gulfnews.com]

LIRR to use train equipped with laser to clear leaves from tracks
[longisland.news12.com]

There's a chance Metro-North won't hit its PTC deadline, consultant tells MTA board
[www.lohud.com]

OmniTRAX’s Illinois Railway deploys positive train control to bolster safety and customer service
[ajot.com]

$3.25B in bonds approved for high-speed train from Las Vegas to Southern Calif.
[www.ktnv.com]
and
Virgin Trains project gets approval for $3.25B in bonds
[www.reviewjournal.com]

Northern rail: Politicians call for Pacer trains compensation
[www.bbc.com]

Rocky Mountain Rail Inc. Wants To Use Current Rail Lines For High-Speed Train
[denver.cbslocal.com]

China Sure Is Building a Lot of High-Speed Rail
[www.popularmechanics.com]

‘Not Safe, We’re All Worked To Death’: RTD Train Operators Open Up About Driver Shortage
[denver.cbslocal.com]

Train on track to break ground in 2020
[www.avpress.com]

Virgin Trains says it will replace the St. Lucie River railroad bridge
[www.tcpalm.com]

Virgin Trains moving closer to station in Cocoa, leaning toward Stuart
[www.tcpalm.com]

Operating Efficiency Puts Railroad Stocks Back on Track
[www.investopedia.com]

CSX CEO explains how a new business model brought efficiency to the railroad company
[www.cnbc.com]

Company agrees to abandon 30-mile railroad in Adirondacks
[www.wcax.com]

Domino Sugar is donating ‘Sweet Toot,’ a small, old locomotive, to the B&O Railroad Museum
[www.baltimoresun.com]

Norfolk Southern 3Q profit fell 6% as railroad hauled less
[www.startribune.com]

Railroad Traffic Analysis, A Different Approach
[www.railwayage.com]

As Mississippi River remains high, Canadian Pacific is protecting its railroad tracks to prevent roadbed from eroding
[qctimes.com]
and
Canadian Pacific still dealing with a flood-threatening Mississippi River in Davenport, Iowa
[www.rtands.com]

Stop signs being replaced with yield signs at railroad crossings
[www.postregister.com]

Railroad bridge in Houston partially collapses, derailing train
[www.rtands.com]

Amtrak: Host Railroads Responsible for OTP Issues
[www.railwayage.com]

Reed Receives Railroad Achievement Award
[warwickpost.com]

UP awards $5.3 million in community grants
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Railroads Face Major Challenges To Jump-Start Their Intermodal Business
[finance.yahoo.com]

Progress inches forward for the railroad from Jaype to Lewiston
[www.clearwatertribune.com]

ASLRRA adds Tech Mahindra to PTC provider list
[www.progressiverailroading.com]
and
Tech Mahindra to digitally train employees of US Short Line Railroad
[economictimes.indiatimes.com]

First State Investments completes Patriot Rail acquisition
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

USDOT rolls out LNG-by-rail rule
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

APTA opposes proposed transit infrastructure funding cuts
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

NARS names Tisa president
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

LIRR says M9A fleet already six months behind schedule, and more expensive
[www.newsday.com]

AAR recognizes CSX's Zacker for environmental excellence
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

MTA logs rail ridership increases
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

CN Reports Strong Q3 Earnings, but Officials Say Rail Volume is Dropping
[www.ttnews.com]

Kansas City Southern bucks downward volume trend with cross-border freight boost
[www.supplychaindive.com]

FRA Offers $150K Trespassing Grant Program
[www.railwayage.com]

North American rail traffic slump continues
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Memorial Day weekend LIRR derailment now subject of criminal probe
[www.google.com]

Rail group celebrates ‘big win’ for Amtrak line from QC to Chicago
[wqad.com]

Running Extra


We Are the River Valley: A&M Excursion Train
[www.swtimes.com]

Toast the ‘Roaring ‘20s’ Aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express Train
[robbreport.com]

Blackjewel Coal Miners to Get Millions in Back Pay After Train Blockade
[www.nytimes.com]

My Word: Save the rails around Humboldt Bay!
[www.times-standard.com]

Commentary: CSX offers the first trip compliance reporting
[www.freightwaves.com]

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