Latest Rail Industry News
The Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) has approved its Fiscal Years 2021-2025 Crossing Safety Improvement Program (CSIP) for highway-rail safety capital projects.
The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR) is increasing train speed on 1.8 miles of track between Benton Road Overpass and the West Gate of Barksdale Air Force Base in Bossier City, La., beginning April 12, 2020.
The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and the City of New York have agreed that real estate taxes and other revenue generated from the future lease for the redevelopment of MTA’s 341-7 Madison Avenue site will be dedicated to the MTA capital program.
Applications are now being accepted for the Susan C. Murray Memorial Women’s Scholarship Program.
James A. Sullivan has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer of Koppers Holdings Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary Koppers Inc., and Leslie S. Hyde has been named senior vice president and chief sustainability officer of Koppers Inc. Both appointments are effective January 1, 2020.