Derailment in Falmouth, KY. Hazmat crews came to town as rumors spread of sulfuric acid leaks.

On August 10, 2016 the residents of Falmouth, KY had a frightening day when hazmat crews came to town and rumors spread of sulfuric acid leaks. Some of the cars came within 25 feet of residential homes. It turned out the four train cars containing sulfuric acid derailed, but didn’t spill the chemical. Instead, the train derailment only … Read more

IN THE NEWS: Who Should Have Priority?

WHO SHOULD HAVE PRIORITY? Check out this article in the Wall Street Journal:  Amtrak Trains Fight to Go First Our founder and principal understands the issues that come along with freight and passenger trains sharing the same track. He worked as an engineer for almost 40 years in passenger service (Amtrak), switch engine service, local … Read more