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.
Norfolk Southern Railway
Norfolk Southern supports National Fish and Wildlife Foundation restoration of longleaf pine forests across the Southeast
24 Oct 2013
Randy Bayles, director of international intermodal, Norfolk Southern, explains short-haul intermodal basics, working with
23 Oct 2013
Norfolk Southern reported its net income in the third quarter of 2013 was $482 million, increasing 20 percent year-over-year from $402 million.
26 Sep 2013
The intermodal industry in the coming years will have to learn to live with at least several different chassis models, but one thing for certain is that the cost of handling containers at railyards will increase.
23 Sep 2013
When the South Carolina Ports Authority broke ground for an inland port at Greer, S.C., it implemented a strategy that was based upon securing an anchor tenant and linking that exporter to the Port of Charleston with multi-modal transportation options that include short-haul rail.
20 Sep 2013
Marta R. Stewart will succeed John P. Rathbone as executive vice president and chief financial officer for Norfolk Southern Corp., effective Nov. 1. She will report to NS President James A. Squires.
19 Sep 2013
A working group comprising terminal operators, CSX and Norfolk Southern railroads, and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has been formed to improve service reliability in the wake of this summer’s operational problems at the port.
18 Sep 2013
The U.S. Government Accountability Office has published a report on the implementation of positive train control systems, which recommended that Congress...
20 Aug 2013
Norfolk Southern will hike its domestic intermodal rates in September.
07 Aug 2013
U.S.-based major railroads’ total profit growth slowed dramatically in the second quarter, as Norfolk Southern Railway and Kansas City Southern Railway saw double-digit declines in earnings gains on a year-over-year basis.
24 Jul 2013
Norfolk Southern reported its profit in the second quarter of 2013 fell 11 percent year-over-year to $465 million, compared with $524 million.
17 Jul 2013
Norfolk Southern has completed $22.6 million in track, bridge and signal improvements along its major coal line through Pennsylvania’s Monongahela Valley.