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Yellow on the Rails, Yellow in the Sky

While driving to Olmsted Falls recently I noticed that NS 7246 was leading an auto rack train out of Rockport Yard.

The SD90MAC still wears its Union Pacific colors, although the UP markings have been wiped out. 341 more words

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CSX Executive Train to Visit Kentucky Derby

CSX plans to send an executive train to Louisville, Kentucky, for the 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby on May 7.

The train will bring VIP guests and policymakers aboard a train pulled by F40PH locomotives. 236 more words

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NS Cutting Fort Wayne Line Operations

Online reports indicate that traffic on the Fort Wayne Line of Norfolk Southern is in decline again.

Reports are that NS has ceased routing crude oil trains via Fort Wayne and instead is sending them over the Chicago Line via Cleveland. 313 more words

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NS Sending Hazmat Safety Train on the Road

Norfolk Southern has created a safety train and a website designed to help emergency workers respond to railroad-related incidents.

The train and website are part of the NS Operation Awareness and Response program that began last year to cultivate and strengthen relationships with first responders by providing classroom, web-based, and field training on hazardous materials transportation and railroad operations. 244 more words

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NS 1st Quarter Performance Exceeded Expectations

Analysts participating in a first quarter conference call to discuss Norfolk Southern’s first quarter earnings praised the railroad’s performance, taking note that the company’s profit rose by 25 percent, which proved to be better than projected. 464 more words

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NS Had Mixed Financial Results in 1st Quarter

Norfolk Southern reported on Thursday that its first quarter operating revenue was down by $2.4 billion or 6 percent over the same period in 2015. 350 more words

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Norfolk Southern beats the street

From the AP:

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) _ Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC) on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $387 million.

On a per-share basis, the Norfolk, Virginia-based company said it had profit of $1.29.

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