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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.

massdot-awards-freight-grants-to-8-rail-projects
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has awarded more than $3 million in industrial freight grants to eight projects.   The awards are page of the 2017 Industrial Rail Access Program (IRAP), which supports projects that expand...
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...
port-of-oakland-looking-to-“beef”-up-rail-infrastructure
The Port of Oakland Commissioners approved a rail project last week that will offer "a refrigerated gateway to Asia for U.S. meat exports." The California project will construct an $11-million rail spur to connect Union Pacific...
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...
city-of-ottawa-awards-contract-to-rtg-partnership
Rideau Transit Group Partnership (RTG), has signed a contract with the city of Ottawa for the expansion of a maintenance and storage facility located at Belfast Road. The facility is part of Stage 2 construction for...

chaney-enterprises-now-offers-limestone-via-rail
Chaney Enterprises is utilizing its recently completed railway to offer limestone to its customers. The railway is located at the company's plant in Waldorf, Md. Chaney Enterprises is known for providing sand and gravel; the company...
america’s-central-port-district-awarded-eda-grant-for-rail-project
America's Central Port District (ACP), located in Granite City and Madison, Ill., has been awarded a $700,000 grant for rail and roadway improvements.   The grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration (EDA) will...
iowa-transportation-commission-awards-funding-to-rail-projects
The Iowa Transportation Commission approved more than $2.6 million in funding for three rail infrastructure and related rail development projects under the Railroad Revolving Loan and Grant (RRLG) Program. The three projects awarded funds include: The Sterilite...
panynj-makes-bilich-permanent-chief-security-officer
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) has named Acting Chief Security Officer John Bilich as its permanent chief security officer. Bilich, a former NYPD Deputy Commissioner of Operations and chief investigator in...
grex-intros-next-evolution-of-its-aurora-platform
Georgetown Rail Equipment Company (GREX) unveiled the next development of its Aurora platform: Aurora XivTM.   The Aurora Xiv combines several of GREX's rail solutions into a single truck with the aim of making railroad inspections more...

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