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Anacostia Rail Holdings names Crosson as Safety Chief

(Source: Anacostia Rail Holdings press release, May 5, 2022) CHICAGO — Anacostia Rail Holdings Company (ARH) has named short line and Class I railroad safety veteran Herman E. Crosson as its new Chief Safety and Compliance Officer, effective May 9. Crosson succeeds...

STB approves CSX-Pan Am combination

(Source: Railway Age, April 14, 2022) NEW YORK — All five Surface Transportation Board members on April 14 signed off on CSX’s proposal to acquire Pan Am Systems, Inc., and its short line railroad subsidiaries, effective May 14. Full story: Railway...

STB updates details for CSX-Pan Am merger hearing

(Source: Progressive Railroading, January 7, 2022) The Surface Transportation Board (STB) yesterday provided additional details on the upcoming public hearing on the revised application for CSX’s proposed acquisition of Pan Am Systems Inc. and its subsidiaries. The...

Short line companies outline capital plans

(Source: Trains Magazine, January 8, 2022) PHOENIX, Ariz. — Along with participation by six Class I railroads and a number of other entities, the National Railroad Construction & Maintenance Association Conference that concluded Saturday featured presentations...

Vermont drops opposition to CSX-Pan Am merger

(Source: Trains Magazine, January 3, 2022) WASHINGTON, D.C. — CSX Transportation has ironed out a wrinkle in its proposed acquisition of New England regional Pan Am Railways by reaching an agreement with Vermont Rail System and the Vermont Agency of Transportation....