Light Rail Transit (LRT)

Minneapolis Metro Transit to limit Super Bowl LRT use to ticket holders
News | November 16,2017

The move is causing a ruckus for commuters and football fans alike

Rail cars
News | October 25,2017

The first eight of 136 new Metrorail cars are being tested at a facility in Medley, Fla.

Silver line extension
Feature | Ron Jakominich, P.E. | October 12,2017

Dulles Corridor Metrorail project Phase 2 presses forward

Railroad crossing
News | September 06,2017

Great Lakes Basin Transportation's proposed 261-mile rail line was turned down by the federal Surface Transportation Board

light-rail transit
News | August 22,2017

The firms selected will work as part of the Northwest Transit Systems Partners joint venture

Railroad crossing
News | August 09,2017

U.S. DOT is rewarding $7.5 million to rehabilitate 90 miles of rail between Grenada and Canton

Railroad crossing
News | August 07,2017

The funding will allow the Maine DOT to repair and upgrade 22 rail bridges on the Maine Northern Railway

Railroad safety
News | July 31,2017

Developing technology includes cracked wheel detection, positive train control and sensor-dropping drones to prevent rail accidents

U.S. Capitol building
News | July 26,2017

The Appropriations subcommittee for transportation approved spending for the TIGER grant program and for the U.S. Department of Transportation

Light-rail commuter transit
News | July 20,2017

The court blocked a lower ruling that kept the Purple Line from moving forward

News | July 11,2017

The research performed by the American Action Forum sees higher procurement costs

News | July 07,2017

The new cost is a significant increase from the earlier $7.7 billion initially estimated to improve the major link from New York to New Jersey

News | June 27,2017

The Metro board approved a $1.4 billion budget for the 11.5-mile extension

News | June 01,2017

The $197 million in grants will be put forward to aid commuter and intercity passenger railroads

Feature | Joshua Bendyk, P.E. | May 31,2017

Modeling tools help integrate new services into existing systems

Feature | Erik Fanselau, P.E., CFM, LEED AP, and David Lindahl | May 31,2017

New line expands public transit service for the Denver/Aurora metro area

News | May 31,2017

The construction contract for the light-rail project is expected to be at least $100 million

News | April 03,2017

Repairs to the N.J. Transit terminal will not be completed until close to the third anniversary of the crash that killed a woman and injured over 100 people back in September

News | March 24,2017

$225 million more is needed to complete the world's only trackway on a floating bridge

News | March 23,2017

The department is planning to either build bridges over or tunnels under seven railroad crossings to improve safety and mobility

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