Norfolk Southern Railway

Norfolk Southern Railway

24 Jul 2014
Second-quarter volume increases have hampered Norfolk Southern’s ability to bring up train velocities after a cripplingly harsh winter.
18 Jul 2014
After seeing “substandard” intermodal rail service cut its container utilization in the second quarter, the Hub Group expects gradual service improvement from its main partners...
03 Jul 2014
U.S. surface transportation providers, ranging from railroads to trucking companies, are preparing for the approaching Hurricane Arthur.
Randy Bayles
15 May 2014
Norfolk Southern's Randy Bayles, director of international intermodal, on what the West Coast labor uncertainty really means, as well as East Coast capacity-adding measures, short-haul intermodal and inland port projects.
29 Apr 2014
Some shippers this winter couldn’t deal with tightening truck capacity by shifting loads to intermodal trains even if they wanted to.
24 Apr 2014
Norfolk Southern Railway said it expects to “get some uplift in intermodal pricing” for about a third of its intermodal business, as truck capacity tightens and over-the-road rates increase as a result.
11 Apr 2014
TUCSON, Ariz. — Intermodal service delays at Union Pacific Railway and CSX Transportation will end in roughly two to four weeks following a harsh winter that wrecked havoc on the railroads’ networks, rail representatives said at a conference on April 10.
Person with snow shovel
04 Feb 2014
Widespread severe winter storms and colder than typical weather are slowing deliveries and cutting into manufacturing activity — but a thaw is coming, eventually.
CSX and Norfolk Southern intermodal trains
24 Jan 2014
Archrivals CSX Transportation and Norfolk Southern Railway will further their different approaches to attract truck loads to the rails this year, but it’s too soon to say which eastern railroad will dominate one of the fastest growing North American intermodal markets.
Norfolk Southern train
22 Jan 2014
Norfolk Southern today reported record fourth quarter net income of $513 million, jumping 24 percent year-over-year from $413 million....
11 Dec 2013
Norfolk Southern Railway’s new Charlotte, N.C., intermodal terminal began handling shipments Monday, boosting the railroad’s ability to attract highway loads to its major corridor connecting the mid-Atlantic and Gulf Coast.
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12 Nov 2013
U.S.-based major railroads’ profit growth surged back in the third quarter, as resilient pricing and increased operational efficiencies overcame a 2.8 percent drop in total volume hauled compared to the same period last year.