Publication: Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Rail intermodal shoots itself in the foot as it tries to gain ground on truckers

(Source: DC Velocity, September 24, 2014)WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rail intermodal folk don't know if these are the best of times or the worst of times.Full story: DC VelocityThursday, September 25, 2014Like us on Facebook at ... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Governors Cuomo, Christie to increase security on transit infrastructure in NY, NJ

(Source: Progressive Railroading, September 25, 2014)Responding to new global concerns over terrorism threats, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced plans to beef up security immediately at transportation hubs and bi-state ... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

NJ state, local officials call on feds to mandate lower speeds for oil trains

(Source: The Record, September 24, 2014)TEANECK, N.J. — A coalition of state and local officials called on the federal government Wednesday to require speed reductions for trains hauling volatile crude oil through 11 towns in Bergen County as well as ... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Amtrak Empire Builder detour continues

(Source: Prairie Business, September 25, 2014)GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Amtrak’s Empire Builder detour will continue at least until late this year through eastern North Dakota, the result of construction delays along BSNF Railway tracks.Full story: Prairie ... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
Entities: Amtrak, Construction
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Kansas City is crossroads for crude by rail, documents show

(Source: McClatchy News Service, September 24, 2014)KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Missouri’s largest city has become a crossroads for trains carrying a type of crude oil that has ignited in multiple derailments, according to state documents that the railroads carrying ... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

NTSB files accident brief on 2012 NS derailment, hazmat spill in Columbus, Ohio

(National Transportation Safety Board press release , September 18, 2014)WASHINGTON, D.C. — On July 11, 2012, at 2:03 a.m. eastern daylight time, eastbound Norfolk Southern Railway Company (NS) freight train 186L809 derailed 17 cars on the NS Sandusky ... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Political leader targets 'freeloader' corporations in speech to Teamsters Canada

(Source: Canadian Press, September 23, 2014)TORONTO — Tom Mulcair is harkening back to the NDP's social democratic roots, casting his party as the champion of working class Canadians and the bane of what he calls corporate "freeloaders."In a toughly-worded ... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Union Pacific making infrastructure improvements in Kansas

SHARE HEADLINE SHARE HEADLINE Facebook Twitter Google+ Email Print (Source: Union Pacific press release, September 18, 2014)OMAHA, Neb. — Union Pacific Railroad will strengthen Kansas' transportation infrastructure by investing $18 million in the rail ... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Tar sands oil trains Albany-bound?

SHARE HEADLINE SHARE HEADLINE Facebook Twitter Google+ Email Print (Source: Albany Times Union, September 23, 2014)ALBANY, N.Y. — A Houston-based oil company with a terminal at the Port of Albany is poised to open its rebuilt rail terminal in New Jersey ... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Union Pacific makes 'modest improvement' in fixing intermodal delays

SHARE HEADLINE SHARE HEADLINE Facebook Twitter Google+ Email Print (Source: Transport Topics, September 22, 2014)LONG BEACH, Calif. — Union Pacific Railroad President Lance Fritz said the railroad is making “modest incremental improvement” to correct ... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

New Orleans fighting Amtrak over construction of 'prison-like' fence near Gert Town

First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

BNSF wants to build second bridge in N. Idaho to handle coal, oil traffic

Entities: Kerosene, Disaster

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Political leader targets 'freeloader' corporati... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
Governors Cuomo, Christie to increase security ... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
Rail intermodal shoots itself in the foot as it... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
NTSB files accident brief on 2012 NS derailment... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
Kansas City is crossroads for crude by rail, do... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
NJ state, local officials call on feds to manda... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
Amtrak Empire Builder detour continues [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 25 2014]
Union Pacific making infrastructure improvement... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 23 2014]
Union Pacific makes 'modest improvement' in fix... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 23 2014]
Tar sands oil trains Albany-bound? [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 23 2014]
New Orleans fighting Amtrak over construction o... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 19 2014]
Another big win: For the first time in North Am... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 18 2014]
CN faces first fine under Fair Rail act for fai... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 18 2014]
BNSF wants to build second bridge in N. Idaho t... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 18 2014]
Operation Lifesaver announces grants to 11 tran... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 18 2014]
American Airlines, US Airways passenger service... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 17 2014]
More than two-thirds of Americans support more ... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 17 2014]
Amtrak brings Great Dome car to upstate N.Y. fo... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 16 2014]
At hearing, STB urged to tell railroads: Use tr... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 05 2014]
Backers of high-speed maglev train from Baltimo... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 04 2014]
OSHA orders BNSF Railway to pay $12,000 to cond... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 03 2014]
Feds want nuclear waste train, but there's nowh... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Sep 02 2014]
As rail traffic jam persists, U.S. power plants... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Aug 29 2014]
Oil by rail up 9 percent as U.S. oil production... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Aug 29 2014]
Top BNSF rail executive says safer tanker car c... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Aug 28 2014]
As Oregon meets to strengthen oil train disclos... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Aug 27 2014]
End in sight for overhaul of busy Tower 55 rail... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Aug 25 2014]
Report on fatal Ellicott City train accident de... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Aug 25 2014]
FRA funds two grants to mitigate risk among sho... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Aug 25 2014]
Canada's TSB identifies 18 factors leading to L... [Published Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - Aug 22 2014]
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