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Volume 15 - issue 043
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Date: October 22, 2022 08:29AM

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A west bound Union Pacific stack train passes by scenic red sandstone cliffs as it winds through Echo Canyon on May 2, 2019. This location is on UP’s transcon line 45 miles east of Ogden, Utah. It was a real treat to see three clean engines with intact American flags on their flanks.

Alex Mayes photo



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Domestic News (Canada, Mexico and USA)


Brightline pleased with Treasure Coast testing as trains reach speeds of 110 mph
[www.wptv.com]
and
Brightline to begin testing trains at speeds of 110 mph on Treasure Coast this week
[www.wptv.com]

Seattle light-rail train bells will peal louder for safety
[www.seattletimes.com]

Ribbon Cut for New Arrow Train Service from Redlands to San Bernardino
[la.streetsblog.org]

CP Holiday Train returning to North Dakota
[www.kfyrtv.com]
and
After a two-year hiatus, the CP Holiday Train is back with stops planned for Oconomowoc, Wauwatosa and Hartland
[www.jsonline.com]

Downtown Tacoma light-rail train derailed due to defective switch
[www.seattletimes.com]

Metro’s regulator weighs request for more trains amid public dispute
[www.washingtonpost.com]

New Maya Train That Will Connect Cancun, Playa Del Carmen, And Tulum Gets Final Launch Date
[www.traveloffpath.com]
and
Planned construction of section of Maya Train now in doubt
[mexiconewsdaily.com]

Six train derailments in 36 hours as conductors and engineers begin vote on sellout contract
[www.wsws.org]

Skunk Train Gets Skunked; Great Redwood Trail Logs a Win
[kymkemp.com]

SMART allots $14M to build second Petaluma train station
[www.marinij.com]

Sewell, Federal Railroad Administrator discuss train blockages in Birmingham
[www.alreporter.com]

Train services between OC and San Diego County shut down through December due to unstable hillsides
[abc7.com]

New 8000 series Metro trains will have heated floors and charging outlets
[www.axios.com]

Washout derails train in Orneville
[observer-me.com]

Connecticut train crashes into tractor-trailer, multiple injured
[www.foxnews.com]

Silver Line extension could begin service before Thanksgiving despite train shortage, officials say
[www.fredericknewspost.com]

PATCO train strikes, kills 2 construction workers on Ben Franklin Bridge Friday night
[www.courierpostonline.com]

Hitachi Rail releases final design of train factory and test track
[www.masstransitmag.com]
.
UTA to auction off FrontRunner Comet train cars
[ksltv.com]

Work to secure train tracks in San Clemente may start this week
[www.ocregister.com]

Railroad companies reject union sick time demands, raising chance of strike
[www.pbs.org]

CSX third quarter profit up 15% as railroad hauls 2% more freight
[www.tampabay.com]

TSA unveils new railroad cybersecurity directive
[therecord.media]

UP profit up 13% but railroad predicts slower volume growth
[wnyt.com]

Teamsters president’s message to railroad workers: Stop “complaining” about union betrayals to “outsiders”
[www.wsws.org]

NCCC and BMWED offer up differing points of view in railroad labor negotiations
[www.logisticsmgmt.com]

Railroad workers say nationalization of rails is what democracy looks like
[www.peoplesworld.org]

Sugar Land authorizes grant application for railroad monitoring upgrades
[communityimpact.com]

Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad Planning Remodel of Garibaldi Train Station
[www.beachconnection.net]

Koppers purchases Missouri railroad crosstie company
[pennbizreport.com]
and
Koppers to acquire crosstie supplier Gross & Janes
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

5 more takeaways from CP-KCS merger hearing
[www.freightwaves.com]

Could obstructions lie ahead for sale of SLRG Railroad?
[alamosanews.com]

RDC Joins RailPulse Coalition
[www.railwayage.com]

Seminole Gulf Railway needs repairs to help SWFL recover from Ian
[www.winknews.com]

RailPulse: Next-Gen Railcar Tracking
[www.railwayage.com]

Railway Age Announces 2022 Women in Rail Honorees
[www.railwayage.com]

Unifor, CN Begin Bargaining Talks
[www.railwayage.com]

International News


Carlisle train derailment caused by damaged wheel, inspectors think
[www.bbc.com]
and
Carlisle bridge derailment could shut line for weeks
[www.bbc.com]

China Successfully Tests Hyperloop-Like Train Inside a Vacuum Tube
[futurism.com]

TransPennine Express apologises over string of train cancellations
[www.bbc.com]

Rail strikes: 'Significantly reduced timetable' as train workers stage 24-hour walk-out
[news.sky.com]

Trains halted in Cornwall over suspected 'oil leak'
[www.cornwalllive.com]

Hong Kong’s John Lee expected to announce ‘work on major rail, road projects’ to revive economy, boost jobs
[www.scmp.com]

UK Railroad Workers to Strike Again in November
[www.raillynews.com]

138km Hangzhou-to-Huzhou railway completed east of Shanghai
[www.globalconstructionreview.com]

Indian Railways touches another milestone! North Central Railway is now 100 percent electrified
[www.financialexpress.com]

Agencies between a rock and a hard place in railway revival journey
[www.theeastafrican.co.ke]
and
Kenya Wants to Renegotiate Loans for Chinese-Built Railway
[www.voanews.com]

Railway projects worth Rs 57,000 cr sanctioned for Rajasthan
[theprint.in]

Rail Traffic Uptick for Week 41
[www.railwayage.com]

Infrastructure investment to accelerate rail decarbonisation
[www.railway-technology.com]

Alstom to Supply Italian Railway Signaling System Worth Around $890 Mln
[www.marketwatch.com]

Rio de Janeiro port authority initiated railway optimization system
[www.freshplaza.com]

Alstom-led tie-up wins 1.6 bln lei (327 mln euro) railway overhaul deal in Romania
[seenews.com]

London’s weekly railway news
[www.ianvisits.co.uk]

Running Extra


Italy’s Friuli Venezia Giulia Region Is Covering Visitors’ Train Fare and Museum Fees
[www.mentalfloss.com]

Inside Russia’s Doomsday ‘nuclear train’ plan that aimed to destroy US coast
[www.the-sun.com]

[www.freightwaves.com]
[seekingalpha.com]

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