7061 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence, Ohio 44131 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Information
Secretary-Treasurer
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

California bullet train agency awards $985 million contract to begin construction

(Source: Los Angeles Times, June 7, 2013)

LOS ANGELES — The California High-Speed Rail Authority voted Thursday to award a $985-million contract to Sylmar-based Tutor Perini to begin construction of the state's bullet train system, helping to advance the project as it continues to face possible regulatory and legal delays. Rail authority Chairman Dan Richard told the Los Angeles Times he was confident construction would begin by September 22, if federal regulatory approvals are granted.

Full story: Los Angeles Times

Friday, June 7, 2013

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2019 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

NTSB blasts complacency before Amtrak’s fatal 2017 DuPont crash
NTSB publishes final report on Amtrak derailment in DuPont, Wash.
U.S. Class I railroads employed fewer workers in May
11,000 U.S. airline catering workers authorize a strike at airports nationwide
Weak intermodal hurt CN’s traffic levels
CP expects to ship record amount of grain this year
CSX fuel tax case denied third review by Supreme Court
Amtrak Downeaster turning away passengers
Cracked joint bar caused NJ Transit delays
Canadian Infrastructure Bank to work with Via Rail on high-frequency passenger rail plan
RRB issues statements of service (Form BA-6)
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines