Norfolk Southern

NORFOLK Southern announced on January 24 that it will implement a capital programme of $1.845bn in 2018, continuing what the railway describes as a balanced deployment of capital.
AMTRAK inaugurated a new daily passenger service from Roanoke, Virginia, to Boston on October 31, marking the return of passenger trains to Roanoke for the first time in 38 years.
CSX says that it quickly restored service throughout the areas affected by Hurricane Irma, which struck Florida on September 10, with devastating winds and flooding.
PROGRESS Rail has signed a preliminary agreement with Norfolk Southern (NS) to supply the first Guardian end-of-train (EOT) devices for use on NS freight trains by the end the year.
Allen Goff, vice-president, freight sales, with Pandrol USA, looks at the challenges facing heavy-haul railways and why it is important to get the rail fastening specification right from the outset.
NORFOLK Southern (NS) managed to increase its annual profit by 7% to $US 1.67bn in 2016 compared with $US 1.56bn in 2015 despite a fall in operating income. NS’s fourth…
AMTRAK, the US long-distance passenger train operator, has appointed Mr Wick Moorman to succeed Mr Joe Boardman as president and CEO with effect from September 1.
NORFOLK Southern (NS) reported an operating ratio of 68.6% for the second quarter of 2016 despite a 10% drop in revenue, and expects to sustain its operating ratio at this…
CANADIAN Pacific (CP) announced on April 11 that it has abandoned its bid to merge with Norfolk Southern (NS), including the withdrawal of a resolution asking NS shareholders to vote…
IN what some industry observers believe may be a final attempt - short of a proxy battle - by hedge fund manager Mr Bill Ackman at a hostile takeover of…
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