New findings from the University of Colorado have revealed something surprising about the effect of coal dust on snow — for coal companies, this only makes the process of car topping even more essential.
Though the year is still young, it’s already looking extremely promising for freight rail operators. Here are the primary factors contributing to the sector’s success in 2019, and how major industry players plan to capitalize in the coming months.
Rail holding company Watco Transportation had a banner year in 2018, and with last month’s unveiling of a brand-new short line in Ithaca, New York, they’re showing no signs of slowing down.
Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly holiday adventure or just a way to escape the chaos of the city for a few days, a scenic train ride is just what you need to take in amazing landscapes across the country and make the most of another long winter.
If you’re a fan of amazing natural scenery, there’s no better way to travel than by train — and there’s no more beautiful time to do it than the fall! Here are five scenic train rides that offer stunning views of the changing seasons.