Union Pacific Names Clark Ponthier Senior Vice President-Supply Chain and Continuous Improvement

Fri, 11 May 2018 16:00:00 CDT Human Resources Yes Yes

Ponthier will be responsible for purchasing, strategic sourcing, industrial engineering activities and continuous improvement. He brings 30 years of experience in broad supply chain, manufacturing and engineering at Fortune 500 companies.


Union Pacific Corporation Declares Second Quarter 2018 Dividend

Thu, 10 May 2018 14:30:00 CDT Financial Yes Yes

The Board of Directors of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP) has declared a quarterly dividend of 73 cents per share on the company's common stock, payable June 29, 2018, to shareholders of record May 31, 2018.


Union Pacific Corporation CEO Lance Fritz to Address the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2018 Transportation Conference

Tue, 8 May 2018 07:00:00 CDT Financial Yes Yes

Lance Fritz, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP), will address the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2018 Transportation Conference at 11:20 a.m. ET on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in Boston, Massachusetts.


Union Pacific is Top Class I Railroad on Military Times' Best for Vets Employer Rankings

Mon, 7 May 2018 14:00:00 CDT Human Resources Yes Yes

Union Pacific earned the No. 68 spot on Military Times' Best for Vets: Employers 2018 list. This is the railroad's eighth time on the list. Rankings are based on recruiting, mentoring, on-the-job training and spouse employment.


Union Pacific, California Air Management Districts Partner in New Emission-Reducing Switching Locomotives Initiative

Tue, 1 May 2018 10:00:00 CDT Environment Yes Yes

Union Pacific is partnering with the Bay Area Air Quality Management District and Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District to repower 10 low horsepower diesel-electric locomotives into new EPA Tier 4 switchers for its yard switching locomotive fleet beginning in fall 2018. The new switchers will reduce particulate matter and oxides of nitrogen emissions by more than 90 percent during operations when compared to older locomotives.


Union Pacific is Safest U.S. Railroad for Third Consecutive Year

Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:00:00 CDT Safety Yes Yes

Union Pacific became the safest U.S. Class 1 railroad in employee safety for the third consecutive year.


Union Pacific Announces National Park Foundation Partnership Encouraging Next Gen to Explore America's Backyard

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 10:00:00 CDT Community Yes Yes

Union Pacific's history with the national parks started with creating iconic western parks like Yellowstone, Zion, Grand Canyon and Death Valley, when the railroad provided access to pristine landscapes that were otherwise virtually impossible to visit. Union Pacific today announced a new commitment to help preserve our nation's most unique and inspiring spaces with its multi-year, $3 million partnership with the National Park Foundation for the Find Your Park/Encuentra Tu Parque movement.


Union Pacific Reports Positive Train Control Progress

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 10:00:00 CDT Safety Yes Yes

Union Pacific continues to make strides implementing positive train control (PTC). The company anticipates it will meet all required deadlines for installing PTC on its network. As allowed by federal law, Union Pacific will continue to implement, test and refine the complex suite of technologies comprising the system in 2019-20.


Union Pacific Reports Record First Quarter Results

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 CDT Financial Yes Yes

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP) today reported 2018 first quarter net income of $1.3 billion, or a first-quarter record $1.68 per diluted share. This compares to about $1.1 billion, or $1.32 per diluted share, in the first quarter 2017.


Ocean Network Express Selects Union Pacific as Western U.S. Rail Provider

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 00:00:00 CDT Service Yes Yes

Ocean Network Express Pte. LTD (ONE) and Ocean Network Express North America has selected Union Pacific to handle all intermodal shipments arriving on its container ships at U.S. West Coast ports beginning April 1, 2018. With a global fleet of more than 250 vessels, ONE was established by a merger of Japan's three largest ocean carriers - MOL, NYK and K Line.


Wyoming Transportation Infrastructure Receives $85 Million Boost from Union Pacific

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 10:00:00 CDT Capital Investment Yes Yes

Wyoming's transportation infrastructure will receive an $85 million boost from Union Pacific Railroad in 2018. The company's planned private investment will enhance safety, operating efficiency and support customer service.