December 5, 2013 - Union Pacific's Response Management Communications Center (RMCC) recently earned accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA), joining an elite group recognized for commitment to excellence in law enforcement.
December 4, 2013 - Union Pacific Railroad will strengthen Colorado's transportation infrastructure by investing $6.5 million in the rail line between Boyero and Limon. The project, funded entirely by Union Pacific without taxpayer dollars, began Nov. 21 and is scheduled to be completed by the end of December.
November 26, 2013 - Union Pacific Railroad recently introduced a new intermodal service offering between Chicago and Monterrey, Mexico, giving companies another reliable transportation option to move goods across the border six days a week. Trains carrying intermodal containers will interchange at Eagle Pass, Texas, to and from Ferromex, Mexico's largest railroad, which will operate trains between the border and Monterrey. Union Pacific and Ferromex have made significant terminal, track and equipment investments to optimize the operating success of this new service.
November 25, 2013 - Federal Railroad Administrator Joseph Szabo, along with representatives of the Missouri Department of Transportation, Union Pacific Railroad, Amtrak and contractor OCCI, Inc. today officially opened a new $28 million 1,200-foot railroad bridge across the Osage River - ahead of schedule and under budget. The new bridge adds capacity and targets continued improvement of on-time performance for freight trains and the Amtrak® Missouri River Runner trains between Kansas City and St. Louis, sponsored by the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT).
November 22, 2013 - Rob Knight, chief financial officer of Union Pacific Corporation(NYSE: UNP), will address the Credit Suisse Global Industrials Conference at 8:15 a.m. ET on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, in New York, NY.
November 21, 2013 - Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP) announced that its Board of Directors today approved the early renewal of its share repurchase program, authorizing the repurchase of up to 60 million common shares by December 31, 2017. This new authorization is effective January 1, 2014, and replaces the current authorization, which will now expire on December 31, 2013, three months earlier than its original expiration date. The new four year authorization allows for the repurchase of another 13 percent of current outstanding shares.
November 18, 2013 - With superior network performance supported by the best average train speed among the four largest U.S. railroads, Union Pacific is uniquely poised to help its customers take advantage of the record grain harvest. Train speed measures cargo movement between rail terminals. The data are compiled by the Association of American Railroads.
November 14, 2013 - Union Pacific Railroad today announced that Big Boy No. 4014 has commenced the second phase of its journey to Union Pacific's Heritage Fleet Operations headquarters in Cheyenne, Wyo., from Fairplex, home of the L.A. County Fairgrounds in Pomona, Calif. The 1,260-mile trek began with No. 4014 moving across the Fairgrounds parking lot on temporary track installed specifically for the move, to Union Pacific's Colton, Calif., rail yard. It marks No. 4014's first move in more than two decades from its home at the RailGiants Train Museum.
November 13, 2013 - Recent track upgrades meeting or exceeding all applicable Federal Railroad Administration standards will allow Union Pacific Railroad to increase the speed of its trains from 30 mph to 49 mph on nearly four miles of its rail line in Wichita, Kan., between near 63rd St. and just north of the Arkansas River.
November 13, 2013 - Union Pacific Railroad will strengthen Nebraska's transportation infrastructure by investing $2.4 million in the rail line between South Morrill and Joyce, Neb. The project began on November 7 and is scheduled to be completed by mid-December
November 11, 2013 - G.I. Jobs has named Union Pacific Railroad one of America's top military-friendly employers for 2014, marking the 11th time in 12 years that one of the nation's premier career guides for military job seekers recognized Union Pacific. Selections are based on the strength of a company's military initiatives or events, the percentage of new hires with prior military service, and company policies on National Guard and military reserve service. This year, Union Pacific is ranked second on the list, up 11 spots from last year.
November 7, 2013 - Rob Knight, chief financial officer of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP), will address the Goldman Sachs Industrial Conference 2013 at 8:45 a.m. ET on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, in Boston, Mass.
October 24, 2013 - Union Pacific Distribution Services' new Odessa Railport combines expert pipe and bulk transloading operations with direct Union Pacific Railroad service, delivering efficient freight transportation solutions in the Permian Basin.
October 17, 2013 - Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP) today reported 2013 third quarter net income of $1.15 billion, or $2.48 per diluted share, compared to $1 billion, or $2.19 per diluted share, in the third quarter 2012.
October 11, 2013 - ShipCarsNow was awarded the 2013 Better Business Bureau (BBB) Integrity Award for its ethical business practices with customers, employees and communities.
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