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Railcar Demand Stable in 2017 4th Quarter

Demand for railcars was stable in the fourth quarter of 2017 despite falling commodity traffic during the period.

Economic Planning Associations said that 8,671 cars were ordered in the third quarter while 8,501 cars were ordered in the fourth quarter. 250 more words

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Faded Glory, Part Two: Jacumba Trains to Bankhead Trees

Well, I ended the last post saying I’d have to go back…  I just didn’t expect it to be so soon.  But Friday morning, Lee Peterson and I were on the road back to Jacumba Springs to photograph the old trains there.  1,275 more words

Greenbrier: Rolling Stock

This article originally appeared on the website Seeking Alpha on May 5, 2017. 

  • The railcar manufacturer has surged 52% since the election.
  • Three years of industry pain have cleared the way for new growth.
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Metra To Rehab 302 More Railcars With New Seats, Amenities

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s suburban commuter rail service is starting a new round of railcar improvements.

Metra recently completed rehabilitation of 176 railcars the rail service received between 1995 and 1998. 108 more words