Canadian Pacific Railway

Fossil Fuels 'Probably Dead,' Says Canadian Pacific CEO

CP Business | Posted 03.10.2017 | Canada Business

MONTREAL — The CEO of Canadian Pacific Railway says fossil fuels are "probably dead." Hunter Harrison told a transportation conference today that t...

Vancouver Shells Out $55 Million To Buy Arbutus Corridor

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2017 | Canada British Columbia

The city says the deal ends four years of negotiation.

CP Rail To Lay Off 1,000

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.21.2016 | Canada Business

Company posted record profits last year.

CP Rail's Bid For U.S. Expansion Rejected

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.04.2016 | Canada Business

NORFOLK, Va. -- A proposal from Canada's second-largest railway to merge with Norfolk Southern has been rejected, with the U.S. rail company calling t...

Will CP Rail Move Headquarters Out Of Canada?

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.20.2016 | Canada Business

MONTREAL — North America's largest railway may not be headquartered in Canada in the event of a merger between Canadian Pacific and Norfolk Souther...

CP Rail Releases Details Of Offer For U.S. Railroad

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2016 | Canada Business

The deal would see Norfolk Southern shareholders own a 41 per cent stake in the combined company which would be listed on both the New York and Toronto Stock Exchanges.

CP Rail Launches Bid To Take Over A U.S. Railroad

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.17.2016 | Canada Business

CALGARY — Canadian Pacific Railway says it has proposed a merger with U.S.-based Norfolk Southern Corp. to create a transcontinental railroad. Th...

CP Rail CEO To Trudeau: 'Just Leave Us Alone'

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2015 | Canada Business

The head of Canada's second-largest railway urged the country's incoming Liberal government to stop what is says is Ottawa's history of meddling in it...

CN Rail Accuses CP Rail Of Corporate Espionage

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.22.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO — A lawsuit launched by Canadian National Railway alleges a former employee shared confidential client information with rival Canadian Pacif...

CP Rail Asks To Appeal Lac-Megantic Settlement For Victims

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.27.2015 | Canada Business

The $430-million settlement fund in the Lac-Megantic train disaster is illegal because the Quebec judge who approved it did not have the authority to do so, Canadian Pacific Railway said in its official leave for appeal Monday.

CN, CP Rail Both Cut Jobs

CP | Ian Bickis, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.22.2016 | Canada Business

CALGARY - Canada's two largest railways are reporting job cuts of up to 900 people as falling shipments of oil, grain and coal take a toll on their in...

CP Rail: We Had Nothing To Do With Lac-Megantic

CP | Giuseppe Valiante, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.15.2016 | Canada Business

SHERBROOKE, Que. - A judge has begun hearing arguments that could determine the fate of more than $431 million destined for victims and creditors of t...

CP Rail Chief: I'm Prepared To Pay Higher Taxes Under NDP Government

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada Business

CALGARY - The head of one of Canada's big railways says if Alberta's new NDP government needs to raise taxes, his company is prepared to pay its share...

Baird To Join Canadian Pacific Railway Board

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.30.2015 | Canada Business

CALGARY - John Baird continues to deepen his ties with corporate Canada.The former Conservative cabinet minister is among 13 nominees to the expanded ...

5,000 CP Rail Workers Could Be Off Job By Sunday Morning

CP | Morgan Lowrie, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.16.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - The parties involved in negotiations between Canadian Pacific Railway and two of its unions are hopeful that a deal can be reached before t...

Strike Coming? CP Rail Urges Office Workers To Learn To Drive Trains

CBC | Posted 04.04.2015 | Canada Business

A Canadian railway company is training its managers and office workers to drive locomotives and load trains, a move one labour lawyer says could be an...

Town Of Lac-Megantic Says Settlement Money Not Enough

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.14.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - The funds earmarked for those affected by the Lac-Megantic train disaster represent just a fraction of what's needed, a town official says....

CN, CP Rail Slapped With Fines For Not Carrying Enough Grain

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.10.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Canada's two largest railways have been fined a total of $150,000 for failing to transport the minimum required grain volumes last year, Tr...

A U.S.-Canada Rail Merger?

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.14.2014 | Canada Business

CALGARY - Analysts say they'd be glad to see Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. (TSX:CP) join forces with U.S. rival CSX Corp., but they're skeptical a dea...

City Of Vancouver Taking Arbutus Corridor Fight To Court

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The City of Vancouver has launched a constitutional challenge and other legal manoeuvres in an attempt to stop Canadian Pacific Railway fr...

Vancouver Community Gardens Demolition Paused

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Residents who have tended gardens for years along an abandoned stretch of rail line in south Vancouver will be waiting and watching over t...

British Columbia: Brought to You by Financial Desperation and Gin

Shachi Kurl | Posted 10.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Shachi Kurl

An impromptu visit to Craigellachie, B.C. unlocked memories of Grade 5 social studies classes, watching what felt like years of an adapted Pierre Berton miniseries on the railway saga containing more questionable acting and melodrama than ten-year-olds would ever be able to appreciate. I also wondered at our own seeming lack of a sense of history or respect for deserted Craigellachie. Where were the tour buses? Where were the guides? If this were China, I thought, it would be teeming with camera-ready tourists.

Best Results In 132 Years

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.24.2013 | Canada Business

Canadian Pacific Railway, after delivering a strong earnings report Wednesday, had more good news for investors, saying it expects to double its deliv...

Kamloops Train Kills Pedestrian

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE - Jan. 4, 2013: The B.C. Coroners Service identified Kamloops resident Christopher Scott Hobbs, 25, as the victim. KAMLOOPS, B.C. - A perso...

What Calgary CP Rail Head Office Staff Are Going Through

CBC | Posted 02.04.2013 | Canada Alberta

The union representing more than half of Canadian Pacific Railway's workers is concerned about their future, and hopes to find out more information to...