Union Pacific plans to invest $3.4 billion in 2024 to support safe operations, renew assets and grow with customers. That’s the equivalent of spending more than $9 million every day to make the railroad safer and generate economic and supply chain activity across its 23-state footprint, boosting local, regional and the national economy. An estimated […]
Siemens Mobility signs framework agreement with Railpool for the delivery of up to 250 locomotives Railpool, one of the leading rail vehicle rental companies in Europe, and Siemens Mobility have concluded a framework agreement for the delivery of up to 250 locomotives. With the signing of the contract, 70 Vectron locomotives were immediately called up.
Canadian Pacific Kansas City has launched an updated carbon emissions calculator for its combined rail network in Canada, the United States and Mexico. This innovative web-based tool is designed to give customers greater insight into the carbon footprint of CPKC’s transportation services by allowing users to estimate the potential greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reductions they
The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) and Norfolk Southern Corporation has announced that they have reached an agreement to provide up to seven paid sick days per year to BLET members. The agreement will provide Norfolk Southern engineers with five new days of paid sick leave per year while also offering them the
Canadian Pacific Kansas City Limited (“CPKC”) and Teck Resources Limited (“Teck”) has announced that CPKC and Teck Coal Limited have entered into a long-term rail agreement for the transportation of steelmaking coal from Teck’s four operations in southeastern B.C. The agreement builds on existing services in place and runs until the end of 2026. In