Getachew Fekede, 53, was fired by the manufacturer in March after he stopped showing up for work.
The $70 million Canpotex deal for the custom-built units will optimize the shipping tonnage.
New standards would require the cars to have a layer of thermal protection and thicker steel walls.
New transportation regulations build on standards voluntarily adopted by the industry in 2011.
Rescinded layoff notices were issue during an overstock due to backlogs on exports by rail.
Workers reject what the company calls a “generous” offer.
Transportation giant will provide its FLEXITY platform tram technology to rail car subsidiary in China.
San Francisco rapid transit exercises option on earlier contract, bringing total value to $921 million for 410 rail cars.
The Chicago Transit Authority has issued a US$331 million order for an additional 300 5000-Series rapid transit cars from Bombardier Transportation’s North American operation.