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May 01, 2015

Railway association statement on electronically controlled pneumatic brakes

Electronically Controlled Pneumatic (ECP) braking systems use electronic controls to activate air-powered brakes on all cars in a train simultaneously...
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May 01, 2015

Railway association welcomes Canada-U.S. harmonized tank car standard

The Railway Association of Canada (RAC) welcomes the harmonized rail tank car standard introduced today by Canada’s transport minister and the United States transportation secretary.
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Apr 27, 2015

#SeeTracksThink: Railway Association of Canada welcomes Rail Safety Week 2015

“See Tracks, Think” is the key message of this year’s Rail Safety Week, a national week of activities devoted to educating the public about the dangers associated with railway crossings and trespassing on railway property.
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Mar 11, 2015

Railway association statement on new tank car standard

The Railway Association of Canada (RAC) welcomes the federal government’s new tank car standard.
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