ConRail and passenger services

Discussion related to the operations and equipment of Consolidated Rail Corp. (Conrail) from 1976 to its present operations as Conrail Shared Assets. Official web site can be found here: CONRAIL.COM.

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Engineer Spike
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Re: ConRail and passenger services

Post by Engineer Spike » Fri Jul 12, 2013 10:12 am

MBTA still does not run commuter rail, but it is still contracted out. Amtrak gave up or lost that contract within the last ten years. I have forgotten who owns the present company.

AgentSkelly
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Re: ConRail and passenger services

Post by AgentSkelly » Thu Jul 18, 2013 1:53 am

Engineer Spike wrote:MBTA still does not run commuter rail, but it is still contracted out. Amtrak gave up or lost that contract within the last ten years. I have forgotten who owns the present company.
MBCR is the official name of the operator; its a partnership between Velioa and Bombardier.
New Westminster to Amtrak 516, whats up with the extra 4 axles, over?

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