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.
The transportation mogul recently announced his company’s partnership with Brightline, a high speed rail network connecting multiple cities throughout the Sunshine State. As Branson’s plans for expansion come into focus, the privately funded train provides insight into what the future of rail transportation may look like.
An ongoing oil boom in the American Southwest has been good news for the economy, the job market, and for the US rail industry.
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.
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.