Topic: US

US Congress blocked nationwide rail strike

The US Senate approved the bill that would block the national strike that has been threatening the country over the last few months on Thursday 1 December. Moreover, they rejected the amendment that would include...Read more
|Comment|author: Marco Raimondi
Freight double-stack train in USA, source: Wikipedia

US strikes warded off, for now

A railway strike in the US has in all likelihood been warded off, as a tentative deal was drawn up by railways companies and unions and the Biden administration on Thursday morning (local time). A...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Genesee & Wyoming sold for 6.4 billion Dollars

The American railway company Genesee & Wyoming Inc (G&W) has been sold. Canada’s Brookfield Asset Management Inc and Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC on Monday agreed to acquire the freight railroad owner. The company owns...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen