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Gannett Fleming appoints Mulqueen to Board Gannett Fleming, Inc., has elected Bryan P. Mulqueen, PE, to its Board of Directors effective Jan. 1.  

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Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR) and Rep. Michael Capuano (D-MA) introduced legislation Jan. 11 aimed at speeding up the implementation of positive train control (PTC) technology that could prevent catastrophic human-caused rail accidents.     Rep. DeFazio is a...
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The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) is celebrating the completion of the state's largest program of rail infrastructure improvements after seven years.     The Piedmont Improvement Program (PIP) is intended to enhance safety, reliability and efficiency...
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The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (SCVTA) Board of Directors has elected its new 2018 chair and vice chair.     Mayor of San Jose and 2017 Vice Chair Sam Liccardo succeeds City of Los Altos Council member...
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Sunnie House, vice president and Western regional manager for North America Rail for Parsons, has been appointed Chair of the California Transportation Foundation (CTF) Board of Directors.     The CTF is a charitable organization that supports California's...
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Amtrak has appointed Ken Hylander to serve as executive vice president and chief safety officer.     Hylander was previously chairman of the Flight Safety Foundation and served as the chief safety officer at Delta Air Lines. Under his...

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HNTB Corporation has appointed Mark Becherer, PE, as its Chicago office leader.     Becherer is an HNTB vice president, overseeing more than 100 infrastructure employees in Chicago and providing leadership in areas including strategic planning, developing client...
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U.S. Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ-11) wants the federal government to back the Gateway Program and Hudson River Tunnels Project, according to a letter he sent to Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Acting Administrator K. Jane Williams. Rep....
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Red River Valley & Western Railroad (RRVW) has announced that Victor Meyers joined its new executive leadership team as president effective Jan. 1, 2018. Mark Wegner is serving as chief executive officer.     Board Chair Martha Head...
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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) to study options that would bring a subway to the Brooklyn's Red Hook...
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Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pa.), chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, will not seek re-election in 2018.   Rep. Shuster took office in 2001 and is serving his third, two-year term as chair of...

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