NJ rail operator applies to lease NS freight lines

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NJ rail operator applies to lease NS freight lines

Post by Ken W2KB » Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:45 pm

A New Jersey rail operator intends to lease Norfolk Southern’s local freight network in Essex, Passaic, Morris and Warren counties, according to a federal filing this week.

http://therecord.nj.newsmemory.com/?pub ... z077LddsdY
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Re: NJ rail operator applies to lease NS freight lines

Post by DutchRailnut » Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:47 pm

who are they ?? new company ?? any actual experience or assets ?
If Conductors are in charge, why are they promoted to be Engineer???

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Re: NJ rail operator applies to lease NS freight lines

Post by ccutler » Mon Dec 10, 2018 11:25 pm

They are a joint venture between BRW and Maryland Midland, and people on this forum seem to think they are very good operators.

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Re: NJ rail operator applies to lease NS freight lines

Post by pdtrains » Tue Dec 11, 2018 3:04 am

See H-02 sightings and reports thread for info about this. Operator is Chesapeake & delaware Corp, The BRW/Bel-Del/D&R ppl. Talk about has been in the rumor stage for the last 6 months.

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Re: NJ rail operator applies to lease NS freight lines

Post by CR7876 » Tue Dec 11, 2018 7:18 am

ccutler wrote:They are a joint venture between BRW and Maryland Midland, and people on this forum seem to think they are very good operators.
MMID is a GWI road and are NOT involved.

C&D was created by the BRW/BDRV and former people involved with the MDDE ( but not the current management of)

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