CANADIAN National Railway (CN) recorded strong growth for the fourth quarter of 2016 with an 8% increase in net income compared with 3% for the full year, while revenue rose by 2% and tonne-km by 4% for the last quarter compared with 5% falls in revenue and tonne-km for the full year.
CANADIAN pension fund Caisse de Dépôt et Placement du Québec (CDPQ) Infra has reached an agreement with Canadian National Railway (CN) to purchase infrastructure for its planned 67km Metropolitan Electric Network (REM) automated metro project in Montreal.
Canada’s aggressive economic and sustainability goals are set to be met by Via Rail’s Toronto - Ottawa - Montreal passenger rail corridor project which should be in place by 2020. David Thomas reports on the ambitious inter-city passenger railway venture.
CANADIAN National (CN) announced on April 16 that it has launched a $C 500m ($US 410m) programme of infrastructure enhancements with the aim of accommodating rising freight traffic on feeder lines in Alberta, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan.
WESTPORT Innovations, Canada, has delivered the first of four liquefied natural gas (LNG) tenders ordered by Canadian National (CN) to Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD), United States, which is developing a pilot low-pressure LNG:diesel dual-fuel locomotive for the Class 1 railway.
CANADIAN National (CN) announced on February 19 that it will increase investment $C 2.1bn ($US 1.89bn) in 2014 with the aim of improving safety, efficiency and service on its 32,240km network in Canada and the United States.