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The CREATE program, a public-private partnership to improve the transportation network in the Chicago area, has received a $12.9 million Federal Railroad Administration grant for the Pullman Junction project.
The North Carolina Railroad Company (NCRR) has appointed Donald Arant, P.E., vice president engineering, succeeding James K. “Jim” Kessler, P.E., who is retiring.
The Association of American Railroads (AAR) has reported that U.S. rail traffic for the week ending March 21, 2020, totaled 459,966 carloads and intermodal units, an 8.6 percent decrease compared to 2019.
Alstom was awarded a contract to supply ERTMS onboard train control system to 77 X31 regional trains by AB Transitio, Region Skåne through Skånetrafiken, Region Blekinge, Hallandstrafiken AB, and DSB SOV.