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Bombardier workers hold meeting in Montreal over Airbus partnership

Some 4,000 Bombardier Aerospace employees have been called to a special meeting in Montreal today as the manufacturer and Airbus are finalizing their partnership to produce C Series… 193 more words


Trains back on schedule after freight train derailment near Kingston, Ont., caused delays

KINGSTON, Ont. – Via Rail says its trains are back on schedule after a freight train derailment delayed trips between Toronto and Montreal or Ottawa for hours on Saturday. 159 more words


CN freight train derailment causes cancellations for VIA Rail passengers

A CN freight train derailed at John F. Scott Road and Highway 15 in Kingston early Saturday afternoon.

There were no reports of injuries.

Canadian National Railway told CKWS that two cars at the end of a westbound freight CN train derailed around 1:20 p.m. 194 more words


Collins hails $73M made available in grant funds to improve safety of nation’s passenger rails

Wabtec Corporation (NYSE:WAB) is the leading provider of Positive Train Control in the United States and should be well position successfully win new contracts for Postive Train Control to improve safety on railroad systems.  6 more words

News Now: Ice Storm Warning & Rev. Billy Graham Dies

It’s a nasty weather day. There is an Ice Storm Warning in effect for parts of North Texas. Plus, Rev. Billy Graham has passed away.


Train derails west of Swift Current; clean up could take a few days

Cleanup crews are dealing with a train derailment in southwestern Saskatchewan.

The provincial government says a dozen cars carrying potash jumped the tracks about 10 kilometres west of Swift Current on Tuesday night. 66 more words


Transportation Safety Board figures show rise in serious rail, pipeline accidents in 2017

Serious accidents involving both rail and pipeline transport of dangerous substances like crude oil and gas increased in 2017 over the previous year, according to statistics compiled by the Transportation Safety Board. 434 more words