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Volume 15 - issue 005
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Date: January 29, 2022 09:38AM


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Stored in one of many locomotive barns at Illinois Railway Museum is ex-Milwaukee Road F7 No. 118C, built by EMD in November 1951. Photo taken August 26, 2021.

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Scheduled News


LA train robberies: Worker says Union Pacific is putting 'profits over safety'
[www.foxnews.com]

The Navy's New Train Car Has All the Firepower and Tech You Need for Nuclear Security
[www.military.com]

NCTD Moving Ahead With Fencing to Prevent Train Deaths on Del Mar Bluffs
[timesofsandiego.com]

Rail car breaks away from Washington train, travels 16 miles down the tracks
[www.upi.com]

Union Pacific addresses ongoing safety issue of stopped trains blocking roads in Houston area
[abc13.com]

$5M work to extend platforms at Fredericksburg train station to begin
[www.potomaclocal.com]

Siemens Mobility to Modernize Montreal’s Exo Train Fleet With Sustainable Locomotives
[www.businesswire.com]

High-Speed Las Vegas Train Back On Track As U.S. Reviews L.A. Extension
[www.forbes.com]
and
Brightline’s High-Speed Train Between LA and Las Vegas Could Be Back on Track
[dot.la]

McGuire bill to halt North Coast coal train project sails through California Senate
[www.pressdemocrat.com]

Amtrak Plans Train Station Upgrades If Gulf Coast Route Approved
[www.bizneworleans.com]

North Korean officials fight over cargo space on trains from China
[www.rfa.org]

Proposed Peoria Amtrak route unveiled. Here are the next steps to restore train travel
[www.pjstar.com]

Train Stopped on PA Tracks for Locomotive Fire
[www.firehouse.com]

Union Pacific Train Thefts Started Right Around The Time It Laid Off Thousands Of Workers
[jalopnik.com]

Electric Train Cars Coming From Parallel Systems
[cleantechnica.com]

Union Pacific Railroad to Assemble World's Largest Carrier-Owned Battery-Electric Locomotive Fleet
[www.up.com]

Norfolk Southern railroad's Q4 profit up 13% on higher rates
[www.westport-news.com]

Union Pacific Railroad Earns Perfect Score on the Human Rights Campaign's 2022 'Best Places to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality' List
[www.up.com]

R.J. Corman to launch new Tennessee, Kentucky railroad
[www.progressiverailroading.com]
and
R.J. Corman to Launch KXCG
[www.railwayage.com]

Railroad contract talks head for mediation after impasse
[www.manisteenews.com]
and
Next Stop for CBC Union, Railroad Negotiations: Mediation
[www.railwayage.com]

CN railroad names new CEO, resolves dispute with investor
[www.marketwatch.com]

Agreement between CDPQ Infra, CN on Souligny railroad right-of-way in the heart of Mercier-Est: a major optimization for the REM de l'Est
[www.masstransitmag.com]

Roaring Camp Railroad’s stance on the proposed abandonment of the Felton Branch Rail Line
[lookout.co]

Metro-North Railroad records another year of high-level OTP
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Senate confirms Amit Bose as head of Federal Railroad Administration
[www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com]

Union Pacific Railroad subsidiary acquires transload facility in Phoenix, Arizona
[seekingalpha.com]

NTSB highlights need for better rail-worker safety
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

S.D. will guide its way through big future funds for railroad infrastructure
[www.rtands.com]

Thales creates ‘rolling lab’ that will gather data to enhance railway safety
[www.themanufacturer.com]

Canadian Pacific Railway 4Q Profit Falls on Acquisition, Fuel Costs
[www.marketwatch.com]

Saratoga & North Creek Railway’s tracks up for auction
[dailygazette.com]

Rail giant looks to bid on 3,500 acres for massive intermodal, logistics center in Arizona
[www.bizjournals.com]

Cuban prime minister congratulates railway workers on their day
[www.plenglish.com]

LACMTA Advances Artesia-Los Angeles Light Rail Project
[www.railwayage.com]

Steam locomotives to pull Grand Canyon Railway trains 11 times this year
[ktar.com]

CP’s Hydrogen Locomotive Powers Up
[www.railwayage.com]

VCTC, Sierra Northern Railway Reach Deal on Santa Paula Branch Line Lease
[www.fillmoregazette.com]

DOT to STB: ‘Set a Precedent’ in Amtrak Gulf Coast Case
[www.railwayage.com]

Network Rail trials tracking technology for overnight work equipment
[www.railway-technology.com]

Port of Long Beach Sets Cargo Record for 2021
[www.railwayage.com]

Brightline Breaks Ground in Boca
[www.railwayage.com]

German railway operator starts test-driving battery-powered trains
[ahmedabadmirror.com]

CSX Elevates Pelkey to EVP, CFO
[www.railwayage.com]

Running Extra


Letters to the Editor: Burbank has ‘serious concerns’ about the bullet train? Just build it already
[www.latimes.com]

Why are railway projects so poorly executed?
[www.thedailystar.net]

Michael Portillo on the significance of his new Great Coastal Railway Journeys series
[inews.co.uk]

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