2014 News

Below are RSI's official press releases, updates, and legislative alerts for calendar year 2014.

Title Type of news Post date
Railway Interchange 2015 Registration Date Moved Update December 22, 2014
Brattle Report Shows Proposed Rail Tank Car Rule Could Cost Economy As Much As $60 Billion Update December 3, 2014
Lame Duck Congress May Try To Pass Omnibus Leg. Alert October 23, 2014
Evolving Regulations: An Interview with Tom Simpson Leg. Alert October 7, 2014
Exhibit Space Now Available for Railway Interchange 2015 Update October 3, 2014
DOT Proposed Rail Regulations Would Create Demand for 370,000 Truckloads of Crude Oil
and Ethanol on North American Highways
Leg. Alert October 1, 2014
RSI/CMA + Canadian Rail Summit Overview Update Septemer 25, 2014
Lame Duck Session Planned Leg. Alert September 25, 2014
Congress Passes Continuing Resolution Leg. Alert September 25, 2014
See You In Montréal for RSI/CMA 2014 + Canadian Rail Summit Update September 22, 2014
Hawkins, Hulick, McNeeley Elected to RSI Board of Directors Press Release September 22, 2014
Download the Official RSI/CMA 2014 + CRS Mobile App Update September 12, 2014
Statement on Transport Canada’s Proposed Amendments to the Transportation of Dangerous
Goods Regulations
Leg. Alert September 11, 2014
Senators Rockefeller, Thune Introduces a Bill to Reauthorize the Surface Transportation
Board and Senator Blumenthal Introduces a Rail Safety Bill
Leg. Alert September 11, 2014
Statement on Transport Canada’s Proposed Amendments to the Transportation of Dangerous
Goods Regulations
Leg. Alert September 2, 2014
RSI Reorganizes Committee on Equipment Leasing Update August 21, 2014
U.S. DOT unveils Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Safe Rail Transportation of
Flammable Materials
Leg. Alert August 21, 2014
Exhibitor Opportunities Expanded for USA Pavilion at Brazil’s NT Expo Press Release August 19, 2014
RSI/CMA + CRS 2014 Exhibits Sold Out; Registration Fees Rise August 15 Press Release August 12, 2014
RSI ARCI E&D Subcommittee to hold meeting in August at Colorado Springs Update August 1, 2014
RSI Annual Membership Meeting to be held September 21 in Montréal Upate August 1, 2014
RSICTC Remains Committed to Safety in Review of NPRM and ANPRM Update July 23, 2014
Railway Supply Institute Announces 2014-2015 Scholarship Recipients Press Release July 22, 2014
RSI/CMA 2014 & CRS Exhibits Expected to Sell Out Update July 16, 2014
Promote Your Business Abroad in Brazil and Germany Update June 27, 2014
RSI Responds to EPA’s June 2, 2014 Proposal on Carbon Emissions Press Release June 6, 2014
RSI Supports Section 130 Program in FHWA NPRM Comments Leg. Alert June 5, 2014
Registration, Hotel Reservations Open for RSI/CMA 2014, Canadian Rail Summit Press Release June 5, 2014
RSI Supports Launch of “See Tracks? Think Train!” Safety Campaign Press Release May 1, 2014
RSI/Amtrak Roundtable, Hill Meetings Set for June 10 – Register To Attend Leg. Alert April 25, 2014
RSI Supports National Train Day, Urges Members to Host Events Press Release April 24, 2014
Exhibit Sales Open for USA Pavilion at Brazil’s NT Expo Press Release April 21, 2014
Scholarship Applications Due May 31, Five $5,000 Scholarships Available Update April 20, 2014
RSI Seeking Board Nominations, Deadline May 15 Update April 2, 2014
ARCI’s Freight Car Statistics – An Industry Barometer Update March 28, 2014
RSI/CMA 2014 – Exhibit Space Now Available Update March 18, 2014
2013 Annual Report & Membership Directory Now Available Update March 14, 2014
Exhibit Space, Sponsorships Sales Begin March 17 for RSI/CMA 2014 Press Release March 12, 2014
CN President and CEO Claude Mongeau to Keynote RSI/CMA 2014 Press Release February 20, 2014
Rail Tank Car Industry Calls for Additional Safety Measures Update February 14, 2014
Amsted Rail Hosts Congressman Bill Enyart at Illinois Facility Update February 7, 2014
RSI Staff Profile: Brian Kellman, Membership & Grassroots Coordinator Update February 4, 2014
Railroad Day is March 13 – Register Today Leg. Alert January 9, 2014
USA Pavilion at InnoTrans 2014 – Reserve Your Space Update January 6, 2014