• Mass DOT grant for Catania Spagna improvements

  • Guilford Rail System changed its name to Pan Am Railways in 2006. Discussion relating to the current operations of the Boston & Maine, the Maine Central, and the Springfield Terminal railroads (as well as the Delaware & Hudson while it was under Guilford control until 1988). Official site can be found here: PANAMRAILWAYS.COM.
Guilford Rail System changed its name to Pan Am Railways in 2006. Discussion relating to the current operations of the Boston & Maine, the Maine Central, and the Springfield Terminal railroads (as well as the Delaware & Hudson while it was under Guilford control until 1988). Official site can be found here: PANAMRAILWAYS.COM.

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  by neman2
 
Catania Spagna has received $500,000 from Mass Dot for rail siding improvements at Pan Am siding in Ayer.
From Mass DOT website-
" Catania Spagna – $500,000: Ayer- Pan Am Railways rail siding track expansion and unloading improvements."

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  by atholrail
 
I saw them replacing rail on the loop Thursday. Even had a mobile Maine Eastern crane working as part of the crew.
  by Lmiller
 
Yep, they started a few weeks ago, lots of rail came in, think there were 2 trailers, and 3 trailers of new ties,, Northern Maine Railway doing the work...
  by MEC407
 
Hang on... is it Maine Eastern or Maine Northern?
  by KSmitty
 
MEC407 wrote:Hang on... is it Maine Eastern or Maine Northern?
EMRY/Eastern Maine, most likely. Since Irving uses EMRY/NBSR/MNR equipment for its NB&M Track Maintenance contracts.