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

Precision pushback: How CSX is changing the railroad industry

(Source: Jacksonville Business Journal, September 18, 2019)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — As the rail industry moves to mimic CSX’s operating model, shippers are calling foul — arguing with the company’s numbers and asking for more regulation. “Fundamentally, this is a situation of one dominant party that enjoys a clear monopoly over its customers, using that power position to take advantage of the customer,” said Ben Abrams, CEO of Scrap Resources Inc., a scrap recycler in Central Pennsylvania.

Full story: Jacksonville Business Journal

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

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

Fighting for rail safety, Teamsters Canada Rail Conference serves strike notice to CN
CN to cut jobs as trade wars, shaky North American economy take toll
Rail Passengers Association president testifies that Amtrak fuels economy
Rail industry sees a window of opportunity amidst challenges for over-the-road shipping
Richmond, Calif., might ban coal shipments
California Air Resources Board wants locomotives and rail yards to be better on the environment
Opinion: It may not seem like it, but NJ Transit is moving in the right direction
Slight dip for train ridership in Fresno, Valley
RRB Q&A: Credit for military service under the Railroad Retirement Act
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines