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Rail Category: Union Pacific Railroad  -  2012 Article Index

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Financial reports from Class I railroads in third quarter show resilience in the face of weak markets, soft economy Profile: Jim Young, Union Pacific Railroad (Progressive Railroading's 2012 Railroad Innovator Award winner) AREMA conference attendees hear reports on safety, financial and technical trends Large railroad companies, small railroads try to forge better business relationships At Union Pacific, the next stop is the next level; Orvie Linsin, 1939-2012 (Context, June 2012) Rail technology development at Union Pacific Jobs at Union Pacific: Railroad seeks to recruit, retain 15,000 workers in the next five years Union Pacific and the Durrant family legacy Union Pacific focuses on growth as it marks its 150th anniversary Railroads on track to hire a cast of thousands in 2012; plus, rail traffic data (May 2012) Railroad coal traffic update: Domestic volumes are down, but demand for export coal is up Rail's future in New Orleans Sustainability: Class I railroads are taking bigger footsteps toward shrinking their environmental footprint Positive train control: FRA expects to ramp up PTC regulatory efforts as railroads amp up implementation work Q4 2011: All in all, it's just another brick in the 'renaissance' wall UP's 4Q earnings conference: Higher capital spending, more traffic growth in 2012 also on the agenda Railroad safety: At grade crossings, the collaboration continues As diesel costs rise, railroads turn to technology, training and procurement strategies to reduce fuel consumption Class I diversity strategies help women break through the glass ceiling