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2014 Media Kit


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Railroads urge focus on hazardous material

AJOT | May 04, 2008 | Intermodal

The nation's major freight railroads asked the Surface Transportation Board to institute a proceeding to address the very serious issue of transporting hazardous material around the country. Read More »

Railroads obligated to serve needs of the nation

AJOT | May 04, 2008 | Intermodal

Speaking before the Surface Transportation Board (STB), American Chemistry Council's President and CEO Jack N. Gerard reaffirmed the importance of the railroad's obligation to serve the needs of the nation, and called for stronger action by the STB to add Read More »

ATA testifies on critical need for change

AJOT | April 27, 2008 | Intermodal

American Trucking Associations Chairman Ray Kuntz asked a Senate panel to make fundamental changes to federal surface transportation programs to allow the trucking industry to more efficiently move freight. Read More »

Schneider brings customers, security experts together

AJOT | April 27, 2008 | Intermodal

According to the International Cargo Security Council, $12 billion worth of cargo is stolen in the United States every year. In an effort to prevent future thefts and reduce the amount of high-demand merchandise stolen each year, Schneider National, Inc., Read More »

Arkansas Best announces 78% increase in Q1

AJOT | April 24, 2008 | Intermodal

Arkansas Best Corporation announced a 78% increase in first quarter 2008 net income of $8.5 million, or $0.34 per diluted common share, compared to $4.8 million, or $0.19 per diluted common share, in the first quarter of 2007. Arkansas Best's 2008 first q Read More »

Con-way, Inc. reports Q1 results

AJOT | April 23, 2008 | Intermodal

Con-way, Inc. reported net income from continuing operations for the first quarter of 2008 of $22.5 million (after preferred stock dividends), or 47 cents per diluted share. The results compared to first-quarter 2007 net income from continuing operations Read More »

Genesee & Wyoming acquires Rotterdam Rail Feeding

AJOT | April 15, 2008 | Intermodal

Genesee & Wyoming, Inc. (GWI) announced that it has completed the acquisition of Rotterdam Rail Feeding (RRF) for cash consideration of approximately US $21.4 million, with contingent consideration of up to US $2.4 million payable over the next three year Read More »

CSX 63% increase in earnings

AJOT | April 15, 2008 | Intermodal

CSX Corporation reported first quarter earnings of $351 million, or 85 cents per share, versus $240 million, or 52 cents per share, last year. This represents a 63% improvement in earnings per share over last year. Read More »

ITI elects Branscum of BNSF new chairman

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Intermodal

In its semi-annual Board of Directors meeting held in Washington, DC, the Intermodal Transportation Institute (ITI) at the University of Denver installed newly elected Stephen G. Branscum, Group Vice President of Consumer Products Marketing at BNSF Railwa Read More »

Pacer Stacktrain expands services with the BNSF

AJOT | April 13, 2008 | Intermodal

Pacer International, Inc., a leading North American logistics and freight transportation provider, announced expanded intermodal services between its Pacer Stacktrain unit and BNSF Railway that allows Pacer Stacktrain to begin full service on their networ Read More »

BNSF goes green in Seattle

AJOT | April 10, 2008 | Intermodal

BNSF Railway Company announced that it has added capacity and has the potential to reduce emissions at its Seattle International Gateway (SIG) intermodal facility through the use of four wide-span, electric, rail-mounted gantry cranes. BNSF is the first r Read More »

CSX plans facility improvements in TN

AJOT | April 10, 2008 | Intermodal

CSX Transportation Inc. (CSXT) has announced facility expansions and enhancements at its Erwin, TN, facility as the railroad moves forward with an initiative to further improve the delivery of coal and other freight. Read More »

NITL chooses Bruce J. Carlton as new President

AJOT | April 09, 2008 | Intermodal

The Board of Directors of The National Industrial Transportation League (NITL) has approved Bruce J. Carlton as the next President of the 100 year old association effective June 1, 2008. He succeeds Interim President Annette M. Sandberg who has served as Read More »

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