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Where did the momentum go? — analysis by Richard Kloster. Information For Rail Career Professionals From Progressive Railroading Magazine

Rail News Home Mechanical August 2017 Rail News: Mechanical Rail-car outlook: Where did the momentum go? — analysis by Richard Kloster Richard Kloster is senior vice president and chief commercial officer of AllTranstek LLC, a private transportation consulting company that provides fleet management, technical and strategic consulting to the rail industry. In conjunction with FTR…

Suppliers showcase a range of offerings to help railroads boost safety. Information For Rail Career Professionals From Progressive Railroading Magazine

Rail News Home Mechanical September 2017 Rail News: Mechanical Rail safety technology: Suppliers showcase a range of offerings to help railroads boost safety Compiled by Daniel Niepow, Associate Editor Rail safety has come a long way over the past few decades. In 1981, there were nearly 9,500 car-train collisions at grade crossings in the United…

Rail-car forecast by Richard Kloster. Information For Rail Career Professionals From Progressive Railroading Magazine

Rail News Home Mechanical December 2017 Rail News: Mechanical Outlook 2018: Rail-car forecast by Richard Kloster Richard Kloster is senior vice president and chief commercial officer of AllTranstek LLC, a private transportation consulting company that provides fleet management, technical and strategic consulting to the rail industry. He also is a principal at FTR Intel, where…

Locomotive manufacturers focus on modernization work as demand for units dwindles

Rail News Home Mechanical January 2018 Rail News: Mechanical Locomotive manufacturers focus on modernization work as demand for units dwindles For Progress Rail, 2017 was a “robust year” for remanufacturing and modernization work, company officials said. Photo – Progress Rail By Daniel Niepow, Associate Editor U.S. rail traffic in 2017 was a mixed bag. In…

Friction modifiers and rail lubrication systems. Information For Rail Career Professionals From Progressive Railroading Magazine

Rail News Home Mechanical January 2018 Rail News: Mechanical Product update: Friction modifiers and rail lubrication systems Loram Maintenance of Way Inc. enhanced and expanded its friction management product line for 2018 Photo – Loram Maintenance of Way Inc. Loram Maintenance of Way Inc. Railroads have individual needs that cannot be met by a traditional…

Mechanical Articles

Mechanical Articles http://www.progressiverailroading.com/mechanical/ Mechanical ArticlesCopyright 2018 Trade Press Media Group http://www.progressiverailroading.com/mechanical/article/Locomotive-manufacturers-focus-on-modernization-work-as-demand-for-units-dwindles--53626Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 CST http://www.progressiverailroading.com/mechanical/article/Outlook-2018-Railcar-forecast-by-Richard-Kloster--53418Tue, 19 Dec 2017 00:00:00 CST http://www.progressiverailroading.com/shippers/article/CP-railcar-market-updates-were-bright-spots-at-Midwest-shipper-associations-summer-meeting--52194Tue, 18 Jul 2017 00:00:00 CST http://www.progressiverailroading.com/mechanical/article/Rail-finance-and-leasing-execs-expect-a-more-businessfriendly-environment-and-a-better-year-in-2017-—-survey--50807Wed, 8 Feb 2017 14:45:00 CST http://www.progressiverailroading.com/mechanical/article/Inside-the-complexities-of-railcar-fleet-renewal-8212-by-Toby-Kolstad--26590Fri, 20 May 2011 00:00:00 CST http://www.progressiverailroading.com/mechanical/article/Locomotives-Platforms-to-accommodate-125-mph-operations-in-the-US--26262Fri, 22 Apr 2011 00:00:00 CSTProgressive Railroading November 2010]]> http://www.progressiverailroading.com/rail_industry_trends/article/Rail-industry-data-and-trends-from-emProgressive-Railroadingem-November-2010--25014Mon, 15 Nov 2010 00:00:00 CST…