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September 19, 2014

CN President Claude Mongeau to address Canadian Rail Summit & RSI/CMA 2014

The Railway Association of Canada, the Canadian Association of Railway Suppliers, and the U.S.-based Railway Supply Institute and Coordinated Mechanical Associations invite the media to...

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August 19, 2014

RAC to review TSB’s Lac-Mégantic report

The Railway Association of Canada (RAC) is studying the Transportation Safety Board of Canada’s (TSB) report into the July 6, 2013 derailment in Lac-Mégantic, Que....

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August 7, 2014

15 Years For the RAC Dangerous Goods Team

In June 2014, the RAC Dangerous Goods Team (DGT) turned a young 15 years old. Since June 1999, the DGT has serviced RAC members in...

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July 16, 2014

RSI/CMA 2014 & Canadian Rail Summit Exhibits Expected to Sell Out

Exhibit space is 85 per cent sold for RSI/CMA 2014 and the Canadian Rail Summit (CRS), the upcoming trade show and conference highlighting the U.S....

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July 6, 2014

RAC comments on one-year anniversary of Lac-Mégantic accident

Today, the Railway Association of Canada (RAC) is reflecting on the one-year anniversary of the terrible tragedy in Lac-Mégantic, Que. The Canadian railway industry wishes...

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July 4, 2014

New rail safety exhibition to open at Exporail

The Railway Association of Canada (RAC) is pleased that Operation Lifesaver, a partnership initiative of RAC and Transport Canada, has announced a planned railway safety-themed...

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June 25, 2014

Canada’s railways welcome upcoming Canada Transportation Act review

The Railway Association of Canada (RAC) welcomes the upcoming Canada Transportation Act (CTA) review, officially launched this morning by Transport Minister Lisa Raitt.

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June 16, 2014

Ottawa Valley Railway hosts TRANSCAER training

On May 28 and 29 the Ottawa Valley Railway invited the municipal first responders from the City of North Bay and then the following day...

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June 5, 2014

Registration opens for Canadian Rail Summit and RSI/CMA 2014

The Railway Association of Canada is pleased to announce that registration and hotel reservations are open for the Canadian Rail Summit (CRS) 2014, being held...

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May 20, 2014

Goderich Exeter Railway hosts TRANSCAER® event

On May 7 and 8, the GEXR hosted a TRANSCAER event in their both Stratford and Kitchener Ontario railyards. This event was attended by local...

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May 2, 2014

Daniel Beaudry awarded 2014 Roger Cyr Award for outstanding contribution to rail safety

As part of its 12th annual Public-Rail Safety Week (PRSW), Operation Lifesaver (OL), Canada’s national public rail safety program, today announced Daniel Beaudry of Montréal...

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April 28, 2014

Operation Lifesaver launches Public-Rail Safety Week 2014 under theme See Tracks? Think Train!

Operation Lifesaver (OL), Canada’s national rail safety awareness program, is reminding everyone to See Tracks? Think Train! during its annual Public-Rail Safety Week (PRSW), April...

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