Thursday, December 8, 2011

Norfolk Southern Railway to spend $60.5M on Rutherford Yard expansion

Virginia-based railroad Norfolk Southern Corp. will spend $60.5 million over the next two years to expand the capacity and workforce at its Rutherford intermodal facility in Dauphin County.
The expansion will add 48 full-time employees at the rail yard in Swatara Township and could generate as many as 400 jobs in the community after the expansion is completed in 2014, Norfolk Southern spokesman Dave Pidgeon said. The company plans to add four loading and unloading rail spurs and four support lines at the facility, as well as 406 trailer spaces in its staging areas, he said. Continued

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