Tank, Hopper and Railcar News

Amtrak's Traditional Dining Service Disappearing  RailwayAge Magazine

AAR Honors Hazardous Material Handlers  RailwayAge Magazine

Short Lines: Custom, High-Growth Freight Service  RailwayAge Magazine

A “Two Amtrak” Concept  RailwayAge Magazine

Labor Talks Include a Witches' Brew  RailwayAge Magazine

Grant to help renovate 'Jim Crow' rail car in Rowan County  WSOC Charlotte

G&W shuttering Huron Central  RailwayAge Magazine

MTA to Increase Train Speed 50% on Certain Track  RailwayAge Magazine

Slowing economy, trade wars, drag on US rail companies  Federal News Network

MBTA Orange Line Cars Pulled From Service: Report  RailwayAge Magazine

Deal on new rail cars embroils SEPTA in U.S. suspicions of China manufacturer  The Philadelphia Inquirer

'Lights off' at CRRC's Springfield train car factory? Company execs say it could happen  Boston Business Journal

DOT rolls out “freedom gas” rail plan  FreightWaves

CNGMotive Moves to the Next Level  RailwayAge Magazine

FlixTrain expands its German rail network  International Railway Journal

ÖBB to launch Vienna – Brussels Nightjet service  International Railway Journal

Washington state law may lead to higher costs for Oklahoma oil producers  Journal Record

Local leaders unveil plan to get kids excited about railroad industry  Chicago Sun-Times

CHS admits to role in Mexican bribery scheme  Star Tribune

Alaska Native Village Sues Federal Agency Over Gaming Hall  U.S. News & World Report

Honda Insurer's $4.2M Suit Over Derailment Damage Tossed  Law360

Thales and Vodafone conduct driverless trial using 5G  International Railway Journal

Transportation Museum's 'Jim Crow Car' will be renovated with federal grant - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Judge Asked to Put Brakes on Illinois Freight Train Crew Rule  Courthouse News Service

Federal safety agency issues air brake recommendations to freight railroads  FreightWaves

An Effort to Punish China Could Slow the Roll of Electric Buses  WIRED

Improvements being made at county dog pound  Hillsboro Times Gazette

Kansas trucker suing BNSF for negligence after crash with train cars  News-Leader

New Metro Lines Open in Russia and India  Next City

Georgia Central Railway Achieves Capacity for 286,000-lb. Freight Cars  Yahoo Finance

Wake Forest regenerative medicine researchers gain $24M federal grant for body-on-a-chip study  Winston-Salem Journal

More states and groups voice opinions about Washington state’s crude-by-rail law  FreightWaves

RSI: No Federal Funds for Chinese-Sourced Railcars  RailwayAge Magazine

FRA cancels crew-size NPRM  RailwayAge Magazine

Two Grants Aim to Improve Amtrak Midwest Network  RailwayAge Magazine

Don’t let D.C. shut Springfield subway train factory  The Boston Globe

STB urges cooperation on rail demurrage issues  JOC.com

Federal transit support turns 55  RailwayAge Magazine

Baffinland's massive railway-based sealift raises concerns in Pond Inlet  Nunatsiaq News

Rail labor may rue its crew-size strategy  RailwayAge Magazine

Powlowski hopes to keep TB-Rainy River in Liberal fold  Tbnewswatch.com

Carson City Parks Foundation receives National Pony Express donation for disc golf park  Carson Now

The march to one-person crews continues  RailwayAge Magazine

St. Louis and metro-east leaders work to turn region into freight ‘epicenter’  Belleville News-Democrat

Hawkesbury council considering new arena refrigeration system  The Review Newspaper

What the government shutdown means for rail  RailwayAge Magazine

Oilsands crude sails from B.C., sidestepping federal ban  Edmonton Journal

FRA Green-Lights DC2RVA Project  RailwayAge Magazine

UPDATE: Washington's Merry-Go-Round on “Stop”  RailwayAge Magazine

New Congress, New Faces, New Challenges  RailwayAge Magazine

Railway Age's 2019 10 Under 40  RailwayAge Magazine

Global Railway Infrastructure Equipments Market Growth Analysis, Forecasts to 2025 – ABB, Akebono Brake, Alstom, Hitachi  The Industry Reporter

Part 3 of 6: Is This Tunnel Really Necessary?  RailwayAge Magazine

NS petitions FRA for brake test training waiver; unions push back  RailwayAge Magazine

Federal lawmakers to scrutinize Chinese-owned rail car maker  Boston Business Journal

Improving railroad cyber-threat resilience  RailwayAge Magazine

LRT expansion under way in Ottawa, Edmonton  RailwayAge Magazine

U.S. Senate's top Democrat calls for probe of CTA's Chinese rail car supplier  Chicago Tribune

Congress Moves to Ban Chinese-Made Railcars  Next City

Push the envelope with autonomous freight trains?  RailwayAge Magazine

At Amtrak, it's no longer 1950  RailwayAge Magazine

Texas High-Speed Rail Company Chooses a Builder  Next City

CRRC MA Refuting “Protectionist Rhetoric”  RailwayAge Magazine

America without Greyhound—and no replacement passenger trains  RailwayAge Magazine

Can You Buy Your Own Train? Here's What It Takes  CityLab

Mayor Domenic Sarno criticizes MBTA for awarding $278M deal to South Korea instead of Springfield-based CRRC MA  MassLive.com

FTA stymies Gateway tunnels with “medium-low” rating  RailwayAge Magazine

“At Amtrak, It's No Longer 1950”: An analysis  RailwayAge Magazine

Rail News - House lawmakers introduce bill to protect US rail-car manufacturers. For Railroad Career Professionals  Progressive Rail Roading

Senators to Metro: No more federal funding if you buy Chinese rail cars  Washington Post

How Acela trainsets are made: Inside the Alstom facility  RailwayAge Magazine

Rail News - Schumer calls on feds to investigate Chinese rail-car manufacturer. For Railroad Career Professionals  Progressive Rail Roading

45G tax credit gaining support  RailwayAge Magazine

CRRC Pushes Back, On Line  RailwayAge Magazine

Kinder Morgan Canada Limited Declares Dividends and Announces Results for Third Quarter of 2019  EnerCom Inc.

The Amtrak era is over. It's time for a replacement  RailwayAge Magazine

NS Promotes Allen Sutherland, Farrell  RailwayAge Magazine

Cyber Resiliency: A Clear and Urgent Necessity for Modern Railroads  RailwayAge Magazine

Virgin Trains USA begins Orlando extension  RailwayAge Magazine

$7 million federal grant will help update MacArthur Bridge  St. Louis Business Journal

Phoenix: Thumbs Up for LRT, Thumbs Down for Koch  RailwayAge Magazine

NJT debuting Heritage Coaches  RailwayAge Magazine

Black women bear largest burden in student debt crisis  Detroit Free Press

White House pushes ban on Chinese-made buses, rail cars  Roll Call

Federal grants to fund Amtrak Midwest improvements  International Railway Journal

FRA offers $272M in SOGR capex funds  RailwayAge Magazine

Clickbait Journalism at The New York Times  RailwayAge Magazine

Federal Check Against Chinese Subway Cars Could Mean Lost Jobs In Mass.  wgbh.org

Could a Chinese-made Metro car spy on us? Many experts say yes.  The Washington Post

STB Opens Rail Rulemakings  Material Handling & Logistics

OLI: Collisions, casualties increased in 2018  RailwayAge Magazine

Rail News - Sens. Baldwin, Cornyn draft bill to protect US rail-car manufacturing. For Railroad Career Professionals  Progressive Rail Roading

Santana in as Wabtec President, CEO  RailwayAge Magazine

Chinese Rail Cars Spark Concern Over Cybersecurity  Government Technology

BUILD grant to shore up Coos Bay railroad bridges  RailwayAge Magazine

OmniTRAX, STE unveil KLW Tier 4 locomotive  RailwayAge Magazine

Matt Rose: “Less is NOT better”  RailwayAge Magazine

China to bid on D.C. Metro rail deal as national security hawks circle  Reuters

Amtrak vs. freights: A messy MRSA  RailwayAge Magazine

Proposed ban on buying Chinese buses, rail cars could curtail job growth at Southeast Side factory  Chicago Tribune