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Service to start soon for North Carolina Ports, CSX’s Queen City Express North Carolina Ports and CSX will commence a daily, intermodal rail service between Wilmington and Charlotte. This double-stacked train, dubbed the Queen City Express, will begin service on July 28, 2017.

georgia-ports-authority-approves-rail-gate-expansion-of-garden-city-terminal
The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has approved rail and gate expansion work that is expected to boost capacity at the Garden City Terminal.   The Garden City Terminal is the largest container terminal in North America, GPA...
port-of-oakland-progresses-planned-logistics-facility-at-former-army-base
The Port of Oakland is progressing a plan 15 years in the making to expand onto a former Army base. Port Commissioners gave initial approval last week to a deal with CenterPoint Properties for a logistics...
massdot-releases-freight-plan-applies-for-federal-grant-to-upgrade-necr
A draft Massachusetts Freight Plan has been released in a bid to engage stakeholders within the commonwealth on how cargo moves through the region and how to plan for future needs.   The draft plan, developed by...
congressional-committees-finalize-2017-small-fastlane-grants
All projects recommended by the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) for grants as part of the Fostering Advancements in Shipping and Transportation for the Long-term Achievement of National Efficiencies (FASTLANE) program have been approved by...
caltrans-releases-draft-state-rail-plan
Caltrans released the public draft of the California State Rail Plan, which outlines a new framework for California's rail network, for new and better rail transportation, and multimodal and community connections in the state for...

hertwig-joins-dti-board
President and Chief Executive Officer of the Florida East Coast Railway, LLC, Jim Hertwig was unanimously elected chair by the Transportation Institute at the University of Denver (DTI) board of directors. Hertwig will bring 46 years...
cp-gw-in-ohio-intermodal-pact
Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) announced a new partnership with Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (GWI) and Bluegrass Farms of Ohio that will open up the Ohio Valley to CP intermodal customers and further extend its reach...
new-tnw-operated-transload-facility-opens-in-texas
The Panhandle Logistics Solutions (PLS), a bulk transload facility operated by TNW Corporation, opened Oct. 3. The facility is located approximately 50 miles north of Amarillo, near Sunray, Texas. TNW says that PLS is the region's...
kcsa-moves-forward-with-riverfront-extension
KC Streetcar Authority (KCSA) made plans to move forward with the next phase of technical work for the Streetcar Riverfront Extension and Multi-Modal project. "The opportunity to better connect our city to our historic riverfront through...
usdot-looks-to-align-fra-fta-and-fhwa-environmental-regs
The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) Sept. 28 that will "harmonize" the environmental review process between the three highway, transit and railroad agencies. USDOT explains that the proposed regulatory...

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