Cn Rail

CN Rail Overcharged Taxpayers By Up To 900%: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.15.2016 | Canada Business

CN apparently even charged Metrlonix for work for its own operations.

Edmonton Conductor Rescues Frostbitten Cat From Under Train

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.13.2016 | Canada Alberta

He was checking the engines in Wainwright, Alta.

Have Donations To B.C. Liberals And NDP Crossed The Line?

Dermod Travis | Posted 04.12.2017 | Canada Politics
Dermod Travis

The 2015 political donations were out this week and they contained some numbers that should cause a bit of unease. It's not just the 2015 amounts that are of interest, it's the running totals as well. Since 2005, the B.C. Liberal party has raised more than $107.8 million -- $70.2 million of that from businesses and corporations.

B.C. Liberals Have Mastered The Art Of Returning Donors' Favours

Dermod Travis | Posted 03.16.2017 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

Just thumb through the party's 2009 donor list for a sense of how widespread the practice of awarding contracts to friends has become. Back then, someone must have woke up on New Year's Day with one hell of a hangover -- not from the night before -- but from the bank balance in the B.C. Liberal party's account.

Transport Canada Refuses To Release Documents On Rail Safety

CBC | Posted 01.19.2017 | Canada Business

The shadow of Lac-Megantic still hangs over the rail industry.

What Recession? CN Rail Just Made $1 Billion In 3 Months

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2016 | Canada Business

MONTREAL — Canadian National Railway beat expectations as its net profit surged 18 per cent in the third quarter on higher revenues. The country's ...

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...

CN CEO Takes Leave Over Pre-Cancerous Tumour

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.12.2016 | Canada Business

MONTREAL — Canadian National Railway's chief executive is taking a three-month medical leave to battle a rare type of precancerous tumour in his l...

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...

Raitt Wants To Grill CN Over Multiple Derailments

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.11.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Transport Minister Lisa Raitt says the government is concerned about the recent spate of oil-by-rail train derailments in northern Ontario an...

CN Rail Says Train Carrying Crude Oil Derailed In Northern Ontario

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.07.2015 | Canada Business

GOGAMA, Ont. - CN Rail says a train carrying crude oil derailed early today in northern Ontario and there is a fire at the site.It's the third CN dera...

Talks Resume After CN Threat To Lock Out Workers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.25.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Talks continue today between Canadian National Railway (TSX:CNR) and the union representing nearly 5,000 employees under the company's threat...

CN Rail Faces Strike Vote

CP | Peter Rakobowchuk, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Unifor says it will hold a strike vote among its 4,800 members at CN Rail.Unifor has been negotiating for months with Canadian National (TS...

CN Talks With Union Break Down Over 5-Cent Contribution

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.20.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Canadian National Railway plans to unilaterally modify some terms of its collective agreement with Unifor after talks with the union broke ...

Disputed Land Claims The Greatest Deterrent To B.C. Mine Investment

Ravina Bains | Posted 04.08.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Ravina Bains

If the government is serious about stimulating investor confidence in the mining sector, they need to address the land certainty question.

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...

Lac-Megantic Carrier, CN, CP Failed To File Accident Reports: TSB

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.27.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The country's two largest railways and the railroad involved in the deadly Lac-Megantic disaster have failed to file mandatory accident infor...

Freight Rail Is Booming, And Drivers Are Falling Asleep On The Job

CBC | Posted 12.07.2014 | Canada Business

Train operators in Canada’s burgeoning freight rail industry report falling asleep at the controls and coming to work exhausted at an alarmingly hig...

CN To Be Fined For Not Moving Enough Grain

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Canadian National Railway (TSX:CNR) will be fined for failing to comply with an order that it move a minimum amount of grain each week, a s...

Wisconsin Town Evacuated After CN Rail Crash

CP | The Canadian Press, The Associated Press | Posted 09.20.2014 | Canada Business

SLINGER, Wis. - Dozens of residents have returned to their homes in a small Wisconsin community after a CN Rail freight train derailed and collided wi...

Passengers Brace For More Disruptions

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.10.2014 | Canada Business

BROCKVILLE, Ont. - Via Rail says service is resuming between Toronto and Montreal, but trains won't be running on the Toronto-Ottawa route until Satur...

Via Rail Service Blocked By Derailment

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.09.2014 | Canada

BROCKVILLE, Ont. - Via Rail says it expects disruptions on the Toronto-to-Montreal and Toronto-to-Ottawa routes to continue well into Friday morning a...

CN CEO: Dangerous Goods Shipments Just A Part Of Life

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.23.2014 | Canada Business

EDMONTON - The president of Canadian National Railway says dangerous goods are an integral part of life and are being moved safely.Claude Mongeau made...

CN Warns Of Rail Network Breakdown

The Globe and Mail | Posted 04.03.2014 | Canada Business

The head of Canadian National Railway Co. is warning that the country’s grain terminals, elevators and ports cannot cope with the number of rail car...

CN Rail, Union To Give It One Last Shot

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.22.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - CN Rail (TSX:CNR) and its yard workers and train crews are going to try one last time to negotiate a new contract after already failing twi...