Cn Rail

CN To Be Fined For Not Moving Enough Grain

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.18.2014 | 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...

CN Rail Workers Kibosh Tentative Deal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Three-thousand workers at CN Rail (TSX:CNR) have rejected a second tentative contract, prompting the company to suggest the talks go to bin...

Weekend Strike Averted!

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - CN Rail and the Teamsters union have reached a tentative contract agreement, averting a potential strike by 3,000 workers that could have c...

Railway Companies Tried To Cut Inspections Before Lac-Megantic

CBC | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s major freight rail carriers attempted to reduce safety inspections on rail cars carrying dangerous goods exactly a month before the Lac-Mé...

Fuel Oil Leaking As CN Train Derails In Mississippi

CP | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada Business

JACKSON, Miss. — About 50 residents in a southeast Mississippi town have been evacuated after 18 cars of an 85-car train derailed, spilling chemical...

Via Rail May Stop Serving An Entire Region Of The Country

CBC | Posted 03.30.2014 | Canada Business

Via Rail says it could cancel passenger service from Quebec to the Maritimes if CN doesn't find an investor to buy a portion of its railway in norther...

CN Opposed Safety Rules After Lac-Megantic

CP | Jim Bronskill and Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.12.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - CN Rail argued against an emergency provision — implemented after the Lac-Megantic disaster — requiring that trains loaded with dangerous...

1,843 Unreported Derailments

CBC | Posted 02.07.2014 | Canada Business

A continuing CBC News investigation into rail safety has found that Canada’s largest freight carrier CN Rail did not report to authorities more th...

Is CN Cooking Its Books?

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

A whistleblower lawsuit in the United States is accusing CN Rail of fudging its numbers to increase executive bonuses and to make it appear to be Nort...

CN Rail Defends Safety Record

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

GAINFORD, Alta. - Officials west of Edmonton said residents of a village who were forced from their homes after a train wreck and fire were expected t...

Residents Allowed To Return Home

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

SEXSMITH, Alta. - Residents in a northwestern Alberta town have been told it's safe to return home following a train derailment.Four cars carrying anh...

Hundreds Evacuate Following Train Derailment

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

SEXSMITH, Alta. - A spokesman for Canadian National railway confirms there has been a train derailment in the northern Alberta community of Sexsmith.W...

CN Rail Strike Could Be Looming

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada

Labour negotiations between CN and the Teamsters union representing workers at the country's largest railway have broken down, and union leader...

CN, CP Tighten Safety Rules

CBC | Posted 09.17.2013 | Canada Business

Canada's two dominant railway operators are tightening their safety standards after the train disaster in Lac-Mégantic that killed dozens of peo...

Smithers Residents Trapped By Trains

CBC | Posted 05.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Some people in northwestern B.C. say they are being trapped by trains blocking rail crossings around their homes for extended periods and they fear it...

CN Choo-Choo-Chooses New CEO; Shares Surge

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Shares in CN hit a new all-time high Tuesday as the Montreal-based railway announced the appointment of veteran employee Jim Vena to chief ...

CN Under Fire Over Oil Shipments

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.02.2013 | Canada Business

VANCOUVER - Opponents of the Northern Gateway pipeline are threatening to turn their sights on CN Rail, as at least one Alberta oil company explores t...

Rail Safety Questioned After Workers Hit By Train

CBC | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

The company that employed the three men who were struck and injured by a train while cleaning tracks east of Edmonton on Wednesday says changes will b...

Bill Gates Now A Major Owner Of This Canadian Company

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2013 | Canada Business

VANCOUVER -- Bill Gates has increased his overall stake in Canadian National Railway Co. (TSX:CNR) to 12 per cent. Cascade Investment LLC, a compa...