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Intermodal Rail Traffic Rises as Carloads Drop for Fifth Week

U.S. rail intermodal traffic rose 4.3% in the week ended May 23 compared with the same week last year as carload volume declined for the fifth consecutive week, the Association of American Railroads reported.

Transport Topics
May 27, 2015
Business, Logistics

Intermodal Rail Traffic Rises as Carloads Decline for Fourth Week

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U.S. rail intermodal traffic rose 2.9% in the week ended May 16 compared with the same week last year as carload volume declined for the fourth consecutive week, the Association of American Railroads reported.

Transport Topics
May 20, 2015
Business, Logistics

Weekly Intermodal Rail Traffic Rises as Carloads Decline 7.9%

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U.S. rail intermodal traffic rose 5.6% in the week ended April 25 compared with the same week last year as carload traffic declined 7.9%, the Association of American Railroads reported.

Transport Topics
April 29, 2015
Business, Logistics

Intermodal Rail Traffic in US Rises to Highest Level This Year

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U.S. rail intermodal traffic rose 8.1% in the week ended April 18 compared with the same week last year, the Association of American Railroads reported.

Transport Topics
April 22, 2015
Business, Logistics

Intermodal Rail Traffic Rises 7%

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U.S. rail intermodal traffic rose 7% in the week ended March 14 compared with the same week last year, the Association of American Railroads reported.

Transport Topics
March 18, 2015
Government, Technology, Logistics, Business

Senate Bill Would Delay Positive Train Control For Five Years

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U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) has introduced a bill that would delay the implementation of positive train control systems for American railroads until 2020.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
March 6, 2015
Business, Logistics

Intermodal Rail Traffic Drops in February Due to Problems at West Coast Ports

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Intermodal rail traffic declined 6.5% in February from the same month last year as problems at West Coast ports and bad weather impacted traffic, the Association of American Railroads said.

Transport Topics
March 4, 2015
Business, Logistics

Intermodal Rail Traffic Dips 3.3% for Week

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U.S. rail intermodal traffic declined 3.3% in the week ended Feb. 7 compared with the same week last year, the Association of American Railroads reported.

Transport Topics
February 11, 2015