Railways

Union Pacific to Invest $3.4B for Safe Operations with Customers

Union Pacific to Invest $3.4B for Safe Operations with Customers

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 […]

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Siemens Mobility & Railpool: 250 Locomotives Deal

Siemens Mobility & Railpool: 250 Locomotives Deal

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.

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CPKC launches carbon emissions calculator for its combined network

CPKC’s carbon emissions calculator for its combined network

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

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BLET and Norfolk Southern reach deal on engineer paid sick leave

BLET and Norfolk Southern reach deal on engineer paid sick leave

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

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