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Gulf Coast battle, rounds 7-8

(Source: Railway Age, May 27, 2022) NEW YORK — The slugfest between Amtrak on one side and CSX, NS, and the Port of Mobile on the other, has been long. It has lasted for ten full days plus an afternoon so far, and reached its originally scheduled conclusion on...

NS’s dual-rail gang heads west through Ohio

(Source: Television station WTOL, May 27, 2022) SANDUSKY, Ohio — Norfolk Southern’s “dual-rail gang,” which is made up of about 80 people, is tasked with replacing the 19,500 miles of N.S.-owned track, improving the structure of the rail system. It is the...

“Big 4” submit service recovery plans to STB

(Source: Railway Age, May 25, 2022) NEW YORK — BNSF, CSX, Norfolk Southern (NS) and Union Pacific (UP) have answered the Surface Transportation Board’s (STB) call to submit service recovery plans—identifying the steps they will take to clear congestion and improve...