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Tuesday, February 26, 2013
The AAR said that the seven North American-based Class I railroads plan to invest an estimated $24.5 billion in 2013 “to build, maintain and upgrade America’s rail network to ensure freight railroads can continue to deliver for the nation’s economy,” with $13 billion of that investment allocated towards projected capital expenditures to upgrade or enhance rail capacity.
Posted on 02/26 at 08:55 AM
Friday, February 22, 2013
Survey results highlight perceptions of manufacturing careers, where women make up just 24.8% of the workforce.
Thursday, February 21, 2013
Two-thirds of respondents in global survey expect revenue growth.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Two subsidiaries of freight and global logistics and transportation service provider Con-way Inc.—Con-way Truckload and Con-way Multimodal—have rolled out a new intermodal service geared towards North American shippers.
Trucking volumes ended 2012 on a fairly positive note, and they commenced 2013 in the same fashion, according to data released by the American Trucking Associations (ATA) this week.
According to data released this week by the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA), diesel jumped up 5.3 cents to $4.157 per gallon, marking the fifth straight weekly gain.
Posted on 02/20 at 10:18 AM
Diesel Prices •
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Despite lowered sales, revenue and employment projections, modest growth expected in 2013.
Posted on 02/19 at 01:22 PM
While there are some broad signals that the economy is in recovery mode, those signals were especially loud and clear in January spot market volumes, according to data released by DAT, a subsidiary of Portland, Oregon-based TransCore.
Posted on 02/19 at 12:33 PM
Total January volumes for POLB—at 536,263 TEU—were up 17.5 percent annually, and total January volumes at the Port of Los Angeles fell 4.25 percent to 669,000.30 TEU
Posted on 02/19 at 12:27 PM
Carload volume—at 273,369—was down 2.3 percent annually and slightly below the week ending February 2 at 274,000 and ahead of the week ending January 26 at 265,839.
Posted on 02/19 at 12:18 PM