Canadian Pacific has hired Robert Johnson as vice president of U.S. operations.
He succeeds Doug McFarlane, who was senior vice president of U.S. operations. McFarlane retired after 37 years with the Class I railroad in Canada and the U.S.
Johnson’s railroad career spans 32 years with BNSF Railway, where he held successively more responsible roles in operations, transportation, engineering and service. His most recent position at BNSF was general manager of the Northwest division.