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Supply chain issues continue to rattle freight railroads in Texas and Southwest

June 29th, 2022
June 29, 2022 - TRA Newswire - Too many carloads and not enough rail workers. That's the case across Texas and the rest of the nation as Class 1's and some short lines struggle to fill positions after cutting thousands...

Oklahoma City issues support letter for Amtrak Heartland Flyer expansion

April 16th, 2022
April 14, 2022 - TRA Newswire -  Now that the Oklahoma City Council approved a resolution supporting the daily Heartland Flyer and expansion north to Kansas, Amtrak representatives are optimistic that the plan can work within a 5-year timeline. Last...

BNSF testing shuttle runs from Houston docks to Alliance Fort Worth

April 13th, 2022
April 13, 2022 - TRA Newswire - With truck capacity reaching critical levels in some parts of the country, BNSF Railway has been testing a "shuttle service" between its yard near the Port of Houston and it's Alliance intermodal facility...

Southwestern Rail Conference is sold out

March 30th, 2022
March 29, 2022 - TRA Newswire - 300 attendees will get a front-row seat to hear freight and passenger rail experts discuss important issues of the day Thursday and Friday at the 18th Annual Southwestern Rail Conference in Dallas. As of...

TNW to help develop rail facilities at Port of Victoria TX

March 21st, 2022
March 21, 2022 - TRA Newswire - The Victoria County Navigation District continues to expand and has announced plans for the Texas Logistics Center at the Port of Victoria (TXLC).  Phase 1 will see the addition of over 42,000 feet of track,...

BNSF Railway, critical of CPKC merger proposals, seeks protections from regulators

March 3rd, 2022
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]March 2, 2022 - Bill Stephens, Trains.com - BNSF Railway has urged federal regulators to take steps to protect cross-border traffic to and from Mexico as part of any approval of the proposed Canadian Pacific-Kansas City Southern merger. But BNSF dropped its...

BNSF closes out 2021 with record earnings

February 27th, 2022
February 27, 2022 - TRA Newswire - Fort Worth based BNSF Railway, described as one of the four "giants" in the Berkshire Hathaway portfolio of companies, finished 2021 with big numbers that grew both revenue and traffic. BNSF closed out the...

UP & BNSF to serve new steel mill in S. Texas

February 20th, 2022
February 19, 2022 - TRA Newswire - A 1.2 million square-foot flat roll steel mill that opened in Sinton, Texas will be served by both Union Pacific Railroad and BNSF Railway. The Steel Dynamics facility, 30 miles northwest of the Port of...

BNSF Railway to seek concession to operate in Mexico, CPKC trackage rights to Laredo

January 18th, 2022
January 14, 2022 - TRAINS.com - BNSF Railway, in a Thursday regulatory filing related to the proposed Canadian Pacific-Kansas City Southern (CPKC) merger, said it may seek trackage rights on Kansas City Southern to reach the Mexican border at Laredo, Texas. The...

Gainesville signs agreement for North Texas rail park

September 5th, 2021
August 14, 2021 - TRA Newswire - Another Texas city is jumping on the rail park bandwagon, this time in the North Texas city of Gainesville. The Gainesville Economic Development Corporation has signed an agreement with Strategic Rail Industrial, a Philadelphia-based rail...

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