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DOT Announces New Hazardous Materials Safety Grant

June 13, 2016 - in Corporate, Transportation

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) today announced $1 million in grant funding for training and outreach programs to help local communities prepare for transportation incidents…

Railroads Lose Challenge of Oil-Train Rules

November 11, 2015 - in Corporate, Oil & Gas, Rail

Railroads lost an agency appeal with the U.S. Department of Transportation in a battle over new crude-by-rail rules that require the installation of expensive…