Canada sees nine fold jump in crude by rail exports over two years
Moving crude by rail is on the rise as production increases in the oil sands and pipeline proposals remain mired in opposition.
Irving Oil to convert railcar fleet, remove older cars from service
Conversion will be completed to comply with US standards for DOT-111 tank cars built after Oct. 1, 2011.
US oil sands opponents focus on BC pipeline proposals
New oil proposals would turn Pacific Northwest into a giant shipping lane.