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Amtrak Taps Freight Rail Executive Wick Moorman As New CEO

By Eric Vantiegham | 09/06/2017

A former freight rail executive has been tapped to lead Amtrak in a new direction, and has made it his priority to drive new breakthroughs in commuter safety and customer service.

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For Canada's 150th Birthday, Via Rail Sold $150 Youth Rail Passes

By Eric Vantiegham | 05/31/2017

To celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canada’s founding, Via Rail began offering a super-cheap youth travel pass that saw unprecedented demand.

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California High-Speed Rail Is Back on Track

By Eric Vantiegham | 01/26/2017

Despite multiple redesigns and some heavy political opposition, construction of the California High-Speed Rail system is well underway.

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Nevada's “Land Ferry” to Transport Trucks via Wind-Powered Train

By Eric Vantiegham | 10/12/2016

The Nevada Department of Transportation is considering a truly innovative form of railway transportation to combat cluttered road conditions on Interstate 80.

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