Moving the Economy

Member Profile | CSX Corporation

CSX Corporation: Capitalizing on the efficiency of rail transportation to serve America CSX Corporation is an RAC member based in Jacksonville, Florida. Its vast 19,500 route mile network extends across 23 American states and the District of Columbia, and into two Canadian terminals – Sarnia, Ontario and Beauharnois, Québec. In all, CSX carries mixed freight […]

Associate Member Profile | Colliers Project Leaders

COLLIERS PROJECT LEADERS: WORKING TO MAKE CANADIAN RAIL SAFER AND MORE EFFICIENT Having grown up in Calgary, Kim Turner remembers walking with her father along sections of the Bow River with rail lines running nearby. She recalls hearing of a family friend who lived in Winnipeg and worked as an electrical engineer for a rail […]

Associate Member Profile | Greeman Asset Management Solutions

Greeman Asset Management Solutions is RAC’s newest associate member. Headquartered in Winnipeg and serving asset-dependent firms in North America and globally, Greeman provides asset management advisory and consulting services to organizations with large portfolios of physical assets. We recently spoke with Suzane Greeman about how the firm’s solutions can help RAC members to holistically manage […]

Member Profile | Southern Railway of British Columbia, Limited

Keith Nordin remembers when the air raid sirens started sounding from the American side of the Canada-U.S. border. Customs officers yelled to him, asking if he could see a crest of water from his vantage point. He couldn’t. And, rather than crest, the water crept up slowly. “A lot of the damage to flood protection […]

Associate Member Profile | Dominion Railway Services

When Shawn I. Smith says he is a railroader, he does so with pride in his voice and nearly four decades of experience under his belt. Shawn has worked in rail since his teens. He still marvels at the work ethic and grit of frontline workers who toil nights, weekends, and through weather extremes – […]

Member Profile | CadRI

Associate Member Profile | CAD Railway Industries Ltd. (CadRI) This is Greg Percy’s 39th year in the rail industry. The last two winters, though, have been unlike any of the ones he knew before. In November 2019, Greg left behind 37 years focused on the daily operations of moving people and goods, including executive roles […]

Canada’s railways as recovery partners post COVID-19

Canada’s railways as recovery partners: private and public sectors can work together to help ‘roar back’ from COVID shocks Whenever I am asked about my job and why I am passionate about what I do, it inevitably comes down to one thing: it’s the people. It’s the tens of thousands of railroaders across Canada who […]

Enabling Canada’s World-Class Supply Chain

The record investments in infrastructure and equipment earmarked in 2020 are enabling railways to better serve their customers by enhancing the safety, efficiency and resiliency of the rail network.

Delivering Canada’s Amazing Products to the World

Canada’s freight railways move over 900,000 tonnes of goods every day, 365 days a year. They deliver everything from the food we eat, to the cars we drive and the fuel we use to heat our homes. Click to learn more.

Canada’s Freight Railways: Moving the Economy

Moving goods by rail helps Canadian businesses compete – and win. Canada’s railways offer some of the lowest freight rates in the world, saving businesses billions. Click to learn more.