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News Transportation General
September 16, 2020  

Bombardier to get less than expected in railway division sale to Alstom

Selling price falls short of $11.13 billion by $467 million of the previously announced price.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
February 12, 2020  

Railways under stress as anti pipeline blockades continue

CN Railway warns it will have to close “significant” parts of its network unless blockades on its rail lines are removed.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
November 25, 2019  

CN strike prompts potash mine shutdown, triggers 550 temporary layoffs [UPDATED]

Halting operations for two weeks starting Dec. 2, most of the mine’s product is shipped by the railway.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
November 20, 2019  

CN Rail strike, lack of trucking alternatives stoke forest industry fears

Forest industry supplies about 10% of the tonnage transported on Canada’s railway system.

News Government Manufacturing Transportation General
November 20, 2019  

Liberal government urged to intervene to end CN rail strike

Scheer and Alberta officials call on Trudeau to bring legislators back sooner.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 25, 2019  

US-China trade war hurting Canada’s largest railway: CN

CFO Ghislain Houle says the expansion cycle has come to an end.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
July 10, 2019  

Bombardier to appeal Brazil ruling over alleged bidding infractions

$175 million in fines levied against a “cartel” that the tribunal found manipulated at least 26 tenders between 1999 and 2013.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
March 7, 2018  

UPDATE: CN apologizes, promises immediate action to clear grain shipment backlog

Offering incentives for key employees to delay retirement and postpone vacations, and to entice back recently-retired employees.