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First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 6 reports

Coal, grain shipments boost Union Pacific profit

Union Pacific Corp , the largest publicly traded U.S. railroad, reported a 14 percent jump in profit as coal shipments, its largest cargo, picked up and the company hauled more grains meant for export to Mexico and China.Demand for thermal coal is expected ... [Published American Journal of Transportation On-Line - 2 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Time Transports partnership helps carrier

Transport Inc. is partnering with GAIN®Clean Fuel compressed natural gas (CNG) stations to supply Time’s CNG fleet. One GAIN station located south of Milwaukee along I-94 in Sturtevant, Wisconsin opened on Monday, April 7 th . The other two will be located ... [Published American Journal of Transportation On-Line - 2 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Tanzania president maps out plan for transport hub

Tanzania aims to hike cargo volumes through its main Dar es Salam port in 2015 by almost 40 percent over 2013 levels, part of plans to expand and build new transport links and become a regional hub, the president said.President Jakaya Kikwete said bureaucratic ... [Published American Journal of Transportation On-Line - 2 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

STB directs BNSF, CP to provide fertilizer delivery plans

The Surface Transportation Board (STB) on Tuesday rendered a decision directing BNSF Railway Co. and Canadian Pacific to provide their plans for ensuring delivery of fertilizer shipments for spring planting of U.S. crops. The board must receive the reports ... [Published Progressive Rail Roading - 4 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 3 reports

Union Pacific Profit Tops Street - Update

Railroad operator Union Pacific Corp. (UNP: Quote), Thursday reported a 14 percent increase in first-quarter profit, due mainly to its shipping more of agricultural, coal and industrial products. Quarterly earnings topped Wall Street estimates by a penny, ... [Published RTTNews.com - 7 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 7 hours ago - 3 reports

New York transport authority awards two East Side Access contracts

The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has awarded two contracts worth $627.79m to Frontier-Kemper Constructors and Tutor Perini as part of the East Side Access project.Under the $294.2m contract awarded to Frontier-Kemper, the contractors ... [Published Railway-technology.com - 7 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 8 reports

US: Transportation Secretary Foxx Tours Atlanta to Promote Transit Bill

April 16--U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx met with Atlanta leaders Wednesday for an update on the city's flashiest federally funded transit projects: the Atlanta Streetcar and Atlanta Beltline.Foxx's visit was part of his eight-state, five-day ... [Published Mass Transit Magazine - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 5 reports

Biker's Paradise: Illinois Unveils Transportation Plan

CHICAGO - The future looks bright for bicycle riders.The state released its Bike Transportation Plan - the first statewide bicycle plan in its history."[It] will help develop a safer and more efficient transportation system for everyone who rides a bike" ... [Published MyStateLine.com - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 5 reports

The Roads and Transport Authority

(RTA) has recently embarked on revising and updating its road and transport strategic plans, and in this context, it is conducting telephone surveys and field visits at homes to gather information about all society segments andbetter understand mobility ... [Published Dubai City Guide - 15 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 11 reports

Campaigners respond to new data on railway finances

Campaign for Better Transport has responded to the publication of GB rail industry financial information 2012-13 by the Office of Rail Responsibility.James MacColl, Campaigns Director, Campaign for Better Transport said"The clear lesson from the ORR's ... [Published Campaign for Better Transport - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 4 reports

16/04/2014 Eurostar opens a stylish new ticket office at St Pancras International Station

Convenient new location improves accessibilityFirst phase of wider programme of station improvementsOn the spot traveller upgrades help celebrate 20 years of Eurostar operationsEurostar today unveiled the first phase of a brand new ticket office in St ... [Published Eurostar - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 8 reports

Historically harsh winter put CSX's Q1 financial results in deep freeze

"One of the worst winters on record" hindered productivity and drove up operating costs, and as a result greatly impacted CSX Corp. 's financial performance in the first quarter, senior executives said this morning during the Class I's Q1 earnings co ... [Published Progressive Rail Roading - Apr 16 2014]

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...the high-speed rail study finding that that by 2065, individual trips down Australia's east coast would double from current levels to 355m a year. "Can we imagine our skies and airports (with) double the number of flights there are now?" Truss said. "Or our roads with double the traffic?''
"We have a good system but it could be a lot better" Gomez said
"There are other people who really are thinking about services for homeless people, and whether or not they and their neighborhood are the best site for it" Richmond said
Physiotherapist Gauri Moghe said, "Puneites are bad at following traffic rules. Strict action must be taken against those violating traffic rules. I hope the next leader would take up the issue to make riding on Pune roads safer."

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