March 29, 2017 – KTRE.com – During a meeting Wednesday morning, the board for the Texas State Railroad gave its approval for a tentative offer to have the Arizona-based Western Group to take over operations of the railroad. The railroad’s ...Read More
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June 28, 2016 If you’re looking for something fun to do over the July 4th long weekend, head out to East Texas and join in the 135th birthday celebration of the historic Texas State Railroad. Janet Gregg, Special Events Manager ...Read More
Texas’ TNW Corp. has developed a core business of parking and caring for surplus railcars in dedicated “logistics centers” attached to each of its three Texas short lines. April 29, 2016 – Railway Age No, the tank cars are not ...Read More
THE 12th ANNUAL SOUTHWESTERN RAIL CONFERENCE – January 21,22 – 2016 The Premier All-Rail Conference in Texas that covers freight and passenger rail issues. Video presentations: Thursday evening January 21 video – Urban & Regional Rail: Relieving Congestion Indigestion Moderator ...Read More
January 18, 2016 I had the pleasure of being invited to the Rail Private Car Alliance convention in Tyler over the weekend and jumping aboard a special steam train excursion on the Texas State Railroad courtesy of Iowa Pacific, the ...Read More
October 23, 2015 (Tulsa) – The head of Tulsa’s passenger rail task force says the city is ready to take the last step toward having service into downtown. Former city councilor Rick Westcott said Iowa Pacific needs the state’s designation ...Read More