What do the warning signs and sounds mean and how are they regulated?
When Virtual Railfan started, its founders just wanted to watch trains from the comfort of their own homes. Today, the service has nearly 10 million YouTube views per month…and is making a major impact on its viewers and communities.
Ammunition for Growth: How a Former Military Facility Transformed into a Rail-Served Transportation Hub
Today, the Great Plains Industrial Park, a former ammunition plant, is lowering costs for shippers, spurring economic growth and supporting environmentally friendly power.
Intermodal shipping refers to moving freight by two or more modes of transportation. Phil Yeager, President and Chief Operating Officer of supply chain management company Hub Group, explains the ins and outs of intermodal shipping — and how it can benefit shippers.
A look at freight rail locomotives over time