THE BRIDGEHUNTER'S CHRONICLES Newsflyer: 31 May, 2013
One bridge was altered and restored to traffic. Another bridge's future is in limbo after inspections reveal structural issues, and another bridge will be torn down if no one claims it by July. Thes... Posted on 5/31/13 at 6:18 AM
CHICAGO (AP) — For two decades, one of the most commonly used type of rail tanker has been allowed to haul hazardous liquids from coast to coast even though transportation officials were aware of a dangerous design flaw that almost guarantees the car will tear open in an accident, potentially spilling cargo that could catch fire, explode or contaminate the environment.
Jason Keyser, Associated Press
, September 12, 2012
In less than a week Jamestown should become a little quieter. The quiet zone is expected to go into effect on Dec. 28, and marks the culmination of nearly five years of work by city officials, according to Jeff Fuchs, city administrator.
FORDVILLE, N.D. (AP) — When wind farms started dotting the landscape of northeast North Dakota a few years ago, Northern Plains Railroad developed a wind component handling facility in Devils Lake to help deliver turbines and blades to the Langdon Wind Energy Center in Cavalier County and the Rugby Wind Power Project in Pierce County.
The Seventh Avenue Northeast railroad crossing will be closed from about 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. today, according to the city engineer’s office.
Motorists are asked to use caution in this area and to use alternative routes during this time.
BISMARCK (AP) — The Federal Railroad Administration says a faulty track drainage system was the probable cause of a train derailment that killed a railroad conductor and injured an engineer south of Washburn.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Federal Railroad Administration says a faulty track drainage system was the probable cause of a train derailment that killed a railroad conductor and injured an engineer south of Washburn.
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