The Florida East Coast (FEC) Railway in conjunction with the Port of Miami (POM) announces that an Industry Forum for the upcoming design-build services required for the Port of Miami Bascule Railroad Bridge Rehabilitation Project will be held on September 28, 2011 starting at 10:00 am and ending 11:30 am at the Port of Miami, 1007 North America Way, Miami FL, Fifth Floor Conference Room
"Git 'er done." Comedian Larry the Cable Guy's grammatically incorrect, but popular catchphrase accurately describes maintenance-of-way (MOW) managers' charge throughout 2011. They're trying to complete all planned trackwork and capacity expansion projects for their respective freight or passenger railroads by year's end despite the usual challenges of tight budgets and narrow work windows.
Florida East Coast Railway L.L.C. (FEC) recently received the 2011 Performance Excellence Award for Rail Destination of the Year from American Honda Motor Co. Inc. The award recognizes a railroad’s “superior performance” in on-time delivery, damage-free operations, accurate inventory controls and field audit inspections, according to FEC.