Progressive Railroading

Progressive Railroading April 2020 Editorial Lineup

Cover Story:

MOW Spending Report 2020

What are freight railroads planning to spend on infrastructure upkeep in 2020? More? Less? About the same? See Full Preview.

Trending Topics:

Short Lines and PSR

Every link in the rail chain is impacted by the precision scheduled railroading (PSR) revolution. In the process of being implemented in some form by most of the major railroads... See Full Preview.


Focus on Cybersecurity

As railroads become more digitally reliant, they can become more vulnerable to cyber attacks. What are security strategists thinking about these days as they strive to develop effective cyber policies and practices? What are they doing to assess their mission-critical systems to determine where to invest the most in terms of security resources? Associate Editor Vesna Brajkovic checks in with a cross-section of rail security officials and observers.

Secure Rail takes place April 21-22. Learn More


Hi-Rail Equipment Update

What's new — as well as tried and true — on the hi-rail equipment front? See Full Preview.

Technology Update:


Railroads turn to technology for an array of monitoring and detection applications. What's new on the monitoring technology front? We reach out to a cross-section of technology providers.

Bonus Distribution

  • Secure Rail, Presented by Progressive Railroading (April 21-22, 2020, DoubleTree-Magnificent Mile, Chicago)
  • American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association's Annual CONNECTIONS Convention (May 2-5, 2020, Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center, Grapevine, Texas)
  • North American Rail Shippers Association 2020 Annual Meeting (May 13-14, 2020, Kansas City Marriott Downtown, Kansas City, Missouri)

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