U.S$14.5m grant for rail project
U.S $14.5m Grant for Rail Project
April 14th, 2020–GreenPort.com
US port has been awarded a US$14.5m grant to help fund a rail project designed to improve rail efficiency throughout the port complex.The Port of Long Beach will use the grant from the US Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) to fund its ‘Terminal Island Wye Track Realignment’ railroad project, which will move trains in and out of the port faster, reduce locomotive idling and improve safety. The project could also cut emissions by reducing reliance on trucks.