CN can operate trains to move products where needed most: Garneau

On Friday, Transportation Minister Marc Garneau said CN managers can operate limited trains and possibly move products to where it’s needed most including Quebec where there is a propane shortage and Alberta where grain farmers need propane to dry their…

Grain shippers worried as CN Rail workers strike

Grain shippers are concerned about the impact of a strike by about 3,200 Canadian National Railway Co. workers in an already tough harvest year. The Teamsters Canada Rail Conference announced the work stoppage Monday night after the two parties failed…

Over 3,000 Canadian National Railway rail workers on strike: union

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 19, 2019 12:53 am Updated November 19, 2019 12:57 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ About 3,200 Canadian National Railway conductors, trainpersons and yard…

Fort Saskatchewan RCMP respond to train derailment by Highway 15

Officers from the Fort Saskatchewan RCMP detachment responded to a train derailment at Highway 15 and Range Road 181 on Sunday morning after a train carrying grain partially derailed. Police said that at about 5 a.m., a total of 16…

Crude-by-rail and container traffic push CN Rail to record revenues of nearly $4B

Crude-by-rail and container traffic drove Canadian National Railway Co. to its highest ever quarterly revenue and adjusted earnings per share, shoring up confidence in its EPS forecast of low double-digit growth for 2019. The country’s largest railroad operator saw revenues…

CN Rail on pace for record movement of western Canadian grain after strong June

WINNIPEG – Canadian National Railway says it is on track to move record quantities of western Canadian grain after a strong June. The country’s largest railway says it transported more than 2.3 million tonnes of grain last month. The total…