Tags: "Union Pacific"

21 Jul
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Coal & industrial products push Union Pacific 2Q profits higher

July 19, 2017 – mysanantonio.com – NEW YORK (AP) — Union Pacific Corp. reported a boost in second-quarter profit on Thursday as coal and industrial product shipments pushed revenue higher. The railroad operator saw healthy gains in coal shipments despite a ...

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21 Jul
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Union Pacific improves railroad crossing safety, accidents down

July 21, 2017 – TRA Newswire – Union Pacific’s rail safety programs helped improve public safety and contributed to a 5 percent decline in vehicle–train collisions at railroad crossings in the first half of 2017, compared to last year. Union ...

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09 Jul
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Texas port contracts Primoris to complete rail project at Freeport

July 7, 2017 – ProgressiveRailroading.com – Port Freeport has awarded a more than $21 million contract to Primoris Heavy Civil to build rail infrastructure at the southeastern Texas port. Part of Primoris Services Corp., Primoris Heavy Civil will construct a rail spur ...

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09 Jul
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Railroad company stresses importance of train safety awareness

July 9, 2017 – ValleyCentral.com – According to the Federal Railroad Administration, Texas led the country in 2016 with more than 230 highway rail grade collisions. 22 of those collisions resulted in death. “If you’re in a vehicle and you’re ...

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14 Jun
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Union Pacific plans to invest $23 million in its New Mexico rail infrastructure

June 12, 2017 – TRA Newswire – Union Pacific is boosting safety and efficiency with an approximately $23 million infrastructure investment in New Mexico this year. Projects funded by Union Pacific benefit New Mexico’s overall transportation infrastructure without taxpayer funds. ...

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20 May
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Avera to develop Union Pacific rail-served industrial facility in Houston

May 20, 2017 – cpexecutive.com The 143-acre Bayport Logistics Park will feature 7,000 feet of frontage on a Union Pacific rail line and will eventually comprise three or four buildings. Houston-based Avera Cos. will be developing a 143-acre industrial complex ...

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16 May
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Union Pacific chief says fix NAFTA, not scrap it

May 16, 2017 – Trains Magazine – CHICAGO — Union Pacific Railroad’s chairman and chief executive said he is hopeful that the Trump Administration will do what’s best for America’s railroads if and when negotiations are held to rework the ...

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12 May
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Union Pacific Corporation declares second quarter 2017 dividend

May 12, 2017 – TRA Newswire – In keeping with its record of paying dividends on its common stock for the past 118 consecutive years, the Board of Directors of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP) has declared a quarterly dividend ...

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13 Apr
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Union Pacific to spend $452 million in Texas infrastructure – NAFTA helps drives business

Updated April 17, 2017 – TRA Newswire – Union Pacific is boosting safety and efficiency with an approximately $452 million infrastructure investment in Texas this year. Projects funded by Union Pacific benefit Texas’s overall transportation infrastructure without taxpayer funds. An ...

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03 Apr
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Union Pacific is safest US railroad second year in a row

April 3, 2017 – TRA Newswire – Union Pacific became the safest U.S. railroad and achieved its best annual employee safety performance in the company’s 154-year history in 2016. This marks the second consecutive year Union Pacific was the top-performing ...

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