Latest Rail Industry News
The Association of American Railroads (AAR) has reported that U.S. rail traffic for the week ending March 14, 2020, totaled 463,017 carloads and intermodal units, a 7.6 percent decrease compared to 2019.
Southern California’s Metrolink was awarded a $10.7 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation (
The Science Based Target Initiative (SBTi) has approved CSX Corporation’s new emissions intensity goal. CSX, the first railroad in North America to receive the SBTi approval, plans to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions intensity by 37.3 percent between 2014 and 2030.
The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) has issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that will measure the performance and service quality of Amtrak intercity passenger train operations.