Union Pacific Railroad Joins Forces with RailPulse Coalition to Digitally Transform North America's Freight Rail Industry

Tue, 7 Jun 2022 07:25:00 CDT Innovation Yes Yes

Union Pacific has joined the RailPulse coalition and its effort to develop, broaden and accelerate the use of GPS and other telematics technologies in North America's freight rail industry.


Union Pacific Corporation Announces 10% Dividend Increase for Second Quarter 2022

Thu, 12 May 2022 15:10:00 CDT Financial Yes Yes

Union Pacific Corporation announced that its Board of Directors today voted to increase the quarterly dividend on the Company's common shares by 10% to $1.30 per share.


Union Pacific Donates Steam Locomotives, Passenger Cars for Restoration

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 16:00:00 CDT Heritage and Steam Yes Yes

Union Pacific Railroad today donated a small portion of its heritage fleet to non-profit Railroading Heritage of Midwest America (RRHMA). The donation allows Union Pacific to focus on its remaining fleet, which includes the world's largest steam locomotive, the Big Boy UP 4014, and the fastest, the Living Legend UP 844.


Union Pacific Honors Safe Chemical Transporters with Pinnacle Award

Mon, 25 Apr 2022 10:00:00 CDT Safety Yes Yes

Union Pacific today announced that 70 companies have won the 2021 Pinnacle Award for their dedication and commitment to safely transporting chemicals by rail.


Union Pacific Postpones Big Boy No. 4014 West Coast Steam Tour

Fri, 22 Apr 2022 11:00:00 CDT Heritage and Steam Yes Yes

Union Pacific today announced plans to postpone the Big Boy No. 4014's West Coast Steam Tour to focus its efforts on easing supply chain congestion. The tour had been scheduled to depart Cheyenne, Wyoming, June 26.


Union Pacific Reports First Quarter 2022 Results

Thu, 21 Apr 2022 06:45:00 CDT Financial Yes Yes

Union Pacific today reported 2022 first quarter net income of $1.6 billion, or $2.57 per diluted share. This compares to 2021 first quarter net income of $1.3 billion, or $2.00 per diluted share.


Union Pacific Named a Best Company for Women by Women's Choice Awards

Fri, 15 Apr 2022 09:00:00 CDT Human Resources Yes Yes

Union Pacific today announced its first time being named as a Best Place to Work by the Women's Choice Awards in all three categories: Best Companies for Women, Best Companies for Diversity and Best Companies for Millennials.


Union Pacific Expands ESG Strategy, Adding Health, Safety and Well-being Pillar in Latest Building America Report

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 14:00:00 CDT Environment Yes Yes

Union Pacific today launched its latest Building America Report which includes a broadened approach to its social, environmental and governance (ESG) strategy. The report identifies and prioritizes the company's most important ESG issues and highlights ongoing efforts to support communities through supplier diversity and philanthropic initiatives.


World's Largest Steam Locomotive 'Big Boy No. 4014' Returns to the Tracks to Celebrate 160 years of Union Pacific

Mon, 11 Apr 2022 10:00:00 CDT Heritage and Steam Yes Yes

Kicking off June 26 from Cheyenne, Wyoming, Big Boy No. 4014's "West Coast Steam Tour" will celebrate Union Pacific's 160th anniversary, railroad heritage and the communities the railroad serves, visiting the Pacific Northwest for the first time since its return to service.