Technological innovations not only enable Norfolk Southern trains to run more safely and efficiently – they also help us recruit the best and brightest emplo...
What to Expect as 2017 Progresses: Contract Negotiations, Disruptive Global Trade Trends, and More
We live in a world with unprecedented global ties, and seamless collaboration for us industry professionals to do tasks after tasks. There are many variables out there that affect our decision-making process. In this article, I would like to provide you some insights to keep in mind as we move ahead with the rest of 2017. Contract Negotiations The difference between the expectations of shippers and carriers on ocean freight rates this year may set the stage for difficult contract negotiations for the 2017-2018 shipping season. Shippers assume they can lock in contracts with little or no rate increases, compared to
Special Norfolk Southern locomotives help Atlantans breathe easier
With Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal on hand to celebrate the success of a public-private partnership for cleaner air, Norfolk Southern today unveiled the nation’s first of a new class of rail yard locomotives developed with federal funding assistance to reduce emissions in urban areas “Norfolk Southern has been a valued partner for economic growth in Georgia for many years,” said Gov. Deal. “I applaud the company’s environmental consciousness and its work to achieve public benefits through cooperative efforts with municipalities and government agencies like the one we celebrate here today.” Gov. Deal and Mark Manion, Norfolk Southern’s chief operating officer, dedicated five of the locomotives during a ceremony at Norfolk Southern’s Inman Yard, a major hub…
GBW Railcar Services
Safety. Quality. Customer Service. Introducing GBW Railcar Services Industry leaders The Greenbrier Companies and Watco Companies have joined forces to create a world-class network of railcar repair shops. GBW Railcar Services, LLC (GBW) is a new joint venture that creates one of the largest independent railcar repair shop networks on the continent—one of the few able to service all railcar types in the North American fleet. GBW Railcar Services now has the scale to expand railcar repair service offerings for general freight cars of all types, and meet the certification and maintenance requirements of the growing North American tank car fleet. With 40 facilities located across North America and more than 2,100 team members, this cutting-edge,…
Anchorage Chamber Train Ride "Kentucky Derby"
NOTE: Please list names of ALL attendees, we must have a complete manifest to leave the station. The Anchorage Chamber invites you to come aboard the Annual
Freight train aids police following beach distress call
Emergency team, patient transported ‘quarter-mile’ by train
Watco's Jacksonville Port Terminal Railroad launches operations. For Railroad Career Professionals
Railroad industry news about: Jacksonville Port Terminal Railroad, Watco Cos. LLC, Jacksonville Port Authority. From the editors of Progressive Railroading Magazine
Fashion for Women Over 60 — Clothing Advice for Older Women
See our tips on how to be fashionable after sixty. Fashion for women over 60 should be fun! Includes tips on where to find clothes for older women & more!
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Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…