Truck News

Feature

CN invests in infrastructure

MONTREAL, Que. - CN Railway is increasing its capital spending by 4% to $1.6 billion next year to accommodate an expected increase in freight volumes.


MONTREAL, Que. – CN Railway is increasing its capital spending by 4% to $1.6 billion next year to accommodate an expected increase in freight volumes.

The railway will invest $1.6 billion in 2007, including $350 million on tracks in Western Canada. The company is increasing its capital spending as it expects growing trade volumes with Asia.

Among the projects are: Extended sidings and double-stack clearances on the railway’s BC North Line which will be used to move container traffic from the Prince Rupert Intermodal Terminal; increased capacity between Winnipeg and Chicago; and continued upgrading of the freight car classification yard in Memphis, Tenn.


Truck News

Truck News

Truck News is Canada's leading trucking newspaper - news and information for trucking companies, owner/operators, truck drivers and logistics professionals working in the Canadian trucking industry.
All posts by

Print this page


Have your say:

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*