Railroad News

NCDOT stages crossing accident to educate drivers on risks

The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) Rail Division's BeRailSafe program, in partnership with N.C. Operation Lifesaver, conducted a staged train crash May 30 in Star, N.C.

 

...

Copyright

© © Simmons-Boardman Publishing Inc.

Continue reading
604 Hits

R. J. Corman to provide rail car switching, maintenance to SABIC Montgomery location

R. J. Corman Railroad Switching Company, LLC, has announced the launch of a new location in Montgomery, Ala. for global chemical and plastic company SABIC.

 

...

Copyright

© © Simmons-Boardman Publishing Inc.

Continue reading
652 Hits

FTA, GAO agree on need for CIG policy enhancements, but not action plan

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a report recommending the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) address a trio of statutory provisions concerning the Capital Investment Grants (CIG) program.

 

...

Copyright

© © Simmons-Boardman Publishing Inc.

Continue reading
916 Hits

Knife River hosts Rep. DeFazio for tour, rail policy discussion

Representatives of Knife River Corporation and industry stakeholders hosted Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR-4) for a tour May 31 of Knife River's Harrisburg precast facility in an event coordinated by the National Railroad Construction and Maintenance Association (NRC) and the Railway Engineering-Maintenance Suppliers Association (REMSA).

 

...

Copyright

© © Simmons-Boardman Publishing Inc.

Continue reading
1019 Hits

FTA allocates $227.5M in emergency funds to public transit systems

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) allocated $277.5 million in Emergency Relief funds for public transportation systems damaged by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.

The funding is divided into two categories with approximately $232.3 million dedicated to response, recovery and rebuilding projects and $44.2 million going toward resiliency projects.

...

Copyright

© © Simmons-Boardman Publishing Inc.

Continue reading
847 Hits

Contact Us

VISIT US

35505 Cooper Road
Brookshire, TX 77423
View a Map of Our Location

OUR HOURS

Monday - Friday
8 AM - 5 PM
Saturday - Sunday
CLOSED

TALK TO US

Phone
281.392.4850

CONNECT WITH US