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  • Blog Post: Tom Hoback on Wheel/Rail Interaction 2013: "brilliant"

    When something is important to Tom Hoback, he lets you know. The Indiana Rail Road, of which he is founder, president, and CEO, is one. Railroading, in general, is another and lately, so is the Wheel/Rail Interaction Conference. So important is the conference coming next week, that Hoback paused...
  • Blog Post: Source Code: Was that a Metra train or a bad dream?

    By Angela Pusztai-Pasternak and Matt Van Hattem (Trains’ entertainment critics at large) Angela: Decisions, decisions … should I see “Sucker Punch” or “Source Code?” And must I really look at trains during my free time? I try to avoid watching movies and TV shows...
  • Blog Post: Update: Elevated rail system in Honolulu

    Honolulu City and County Mayor Mufi Hannemann will get his wish at the end of the year: The city will break ground and begin building the first 6.5 miles of its 20-mile system stretching from East Kapoli to Ala Moana Center, Honolulu's largest shopping mall ["City Rail," Trains October...