November 2010
Railway Gazette International;Nov2010, Vol. 166 Issue 11, p7
Trade Publication
This section offers news briefs on the railroad industry as of November 2010. CSX has launched its Liberty Corridor Freightway in the U.S. SBB plans to construct an operations control center in Olten, Switzerland by 2014. The government of Slovenia has introduced legislation to restructure the national railway as a holding company.


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