Railroads and Intermodal Transportation A broad cross-section of featured news stories covering private and commercial rail usage, including, but not limited to: joint ventures, industry recognition awards, key industry players, and domestic/international trends. Select news releases will be in languages other than English.

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Jul 10, 2020, 15:18 ET TSB launches investigation into wheel cracks on Ottawa Light Rail Transit vehicles

GATINEAU, QC, July 10, 2020 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is conducting a class 3 investigation after cracks were found on...


Jul 08, 2020, 16:20 ET Continued Interruption of VIA Rail Services Leads to Temporary Layoffs

MONTRÉAL, July 8, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the travel industry globally, VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) announces ...


Jul 08, 2020, 10:30 ET Canada and Ontario invest in greener Brantford with modern public transit infrastructure

BRANTFORD, ON, July 8, 2020 /CNW/ - The health and well-being of Canadians are the top priorities of the governments of Canada and Ontario. But the...


Jul 07, 2020, 13:40 ET With start of surveying activities, A2A Rail achieves another development milestone

Alaska - Alberta Rail initiates surveying activities in Alberta. Start of early field activities and detailed engineering is now expected within the...


Jul 07, 2020, 11:45 ET Canada and Ontario invest in public transit and active transportation infrastructure for Windsor and Tecumseh residents

WINDSOR, ON, July 7, 2020 /CNW/ - The health and well-being of Canadians are the top priorities of the Governments of Canada and Ontario. But the...


Jul 07, 2020, 10:41 ET Russian Railways Has Received Prestigious International Award for Entering the Green Market

Today in London, Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI) announced the recipients of the 5th Annual Green Bond Pioneer Awards (GBPA). Russian Railways has won ...


Jul 06, 2020, 09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on the seventh anniversary of the Lac-Mégantic tragedy

OTTAWA, ON, July 6, 2020 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the seventh anniversary of the...


Jul 06, 2020, 06:30 ET exactEarth Announces $7.0 Million Expansion of Channel Partner Agreement

CAMBRIDGE, ON, July 6, 2020 /CNW/ - exactEarth Ltd. (TSX: XCT) ("exactEarth" or the "Company"), a leading provider of Satellite-AIS data services...


Jul 02, 2020, 16:16 ET Milton Logistics Hub Project - Public Comments Invited

OTTAWA, ON, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is holding a public comment period as part of the environmental...


Jun 29, 2020, 10:45 ET Canada and Ontario invest in a more sustainable Belleville with improved active transportation and public transit infrastructure

BELLEVILLE, ON, June 29, 2020 /CNW/ - The health and well-being of Canadians are the top priorities of the Governments of Canada and Ontario. But the ...


Jun 29, 2020, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory: Infrastructure Announcement in Belleville/

BELLEVILLE, ON, June 26, 2020 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to a virtual infrastructure funding announcement for public transit and active ...


Jun 26, 2020, 14:27 ET Media Advisory: Infrastructure Announcement in Belleville

BELLEVILLE, ON, June 26, 2020 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to a virtual infrastructure funding announcement for public transit and active ...


Jun 25, 2020, 16:48 ET VIA Rail Committed to Follow the Way Towards a More Accessible and Inclusive Future

MONTRÉAL, June 25, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) is pleased to announce that, as of today, it is taking another step towards...


Jun 25, 2020, 11:19 ET New Accessible Transportation for Persons with Disabilities Regulations now in force

GATINEAU, QC, June 25, 2020 /CNW/ - Starting today, persons with disabilities have new protections under the Canadian Transportation Agency's (CTA)...


Jun 25, 2020, 11:00 ET Canada and Ontario invest in public transit and active transportation infrastructure for residents of the Niagara Region

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, June 25, 2020 /CNW/ - The health and well-being of Canadians are the top priorities of the governments of Canada and Ontario. But...


Jun 25, 2020, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory: Infrastructure Announcement in Niagara Region/

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, June 24, 2020 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to a virtual infrastructure funding announcement for public transit and...


Jun 24, 2020, 15:51 ET Media Advisory: Infrastructure Announcement in Niagara Region

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, June 24, 2020 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to a virtual infrastructure funding announcement for public transit and...


Jun 24, 2020, 10:30 ET Canada and Ontario invest in public transit infrastructure for Peterborough residents

PETERBOROUGH, ON, June 24, 2020 /CNW/ - The health and well-being of Canadians are the top priorities of the governments of Canada and Ontario. But,...


Jun 19, 2020, 17:19 ET COVID-19 Important Updates - VIA Rail to Implement a New Mask Policy Starting June 23

MONTRÉAL, June 19, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - As of June 23, passengers of VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) will be required to wear a mask, in order to reduce...


Jun 15, 2020, 17:00 ET Media Advisory: Infrastructure Announcement in Waterloo Region

WATERLOO REGION, ON, June 15, 2020 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to view a virtual event on an important infrastructure announcement...


Jun 11, 2020, 06:30 ET exactEarth Announces Q2 Fiscal 2020 Financial Results

CAMBRIDGE, ON, June 11, 2020 /CNW/ - exactEarth Ltd. ("the Company"), a leading provider of Satellite-AIS data services, announces its financial...


Jun 10, 2020, 12:00 ET New TSB recommendation aims to reduce frequency of uncontrolled movements in rail yards

GATINEAU, QC, June 10, 2020 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is recommending that Transport Canada (TC), railway companies,...


Jun 09, 2020, 16:00 ET Canada Infrastructure Bank and Government of Alberta Sign a Memorandum of Understanding for the Calgary-Banff Rail Project

Partnership is a step towards rail service from Calgary to Banff National Park for the first time in 30 years Disponible en français TORONTO, June 9, ...


Jun 09, 2020, 09:09 ET A city in the city - TOD Bois-Franc: Intermodal Hub and Living Environment

SAINT-LAURENT, QC, June 9, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The boroughs of Saint-Laurent and Ahuntsic-Cartierville are pleased to take a new step in the detailed ...


Jun 02, 2020, 07:00 ET Supply Chain Canada Introduces the Supply Chain Workforce Marketplace

TORONTO, June 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada's supply chain workforce is in transition. Experienced supply chain professionals have been displaced due to the ...