With so many priorities competing for the attention of Congress, it was encouraging to see the U.S. House of Representatives support a much needed study of a key issue plaguing the businesses that depend on freight rail.
As part of the INVEST in America Act that recently cleared the
When it took a proactive approach to addressing excessive and questionable demurrage charges, the Surface Transportation Board (STB) sent a clear message that business as usual was no longer acceptable. As Logistics Management observed, the Board’s new policies will promote greater “transparency, timeliness, and
WASHINGTON (January 3, 2019) – Members of the Rail Customer Coalition (RCC) commend the Senate for confirming Patrick Fuchs and Martin Oberman to serve on the Surface Transportation Board (STB). The long-standing vacancies at the Board have severely hampered the STB’s ability to address ongoing freight rail issues and advance
To date, the chemical industry has announced that it will invest $58 billion to support 85 new chemical production projects in Louisiana, which will provide a much needed boost to our state’s job growth and economic output.
As we invest in the future of our state we have to make sure
WASHINGTON (August 1, 2018) – The Rail Customer Coalition (RCC) applauds today’s vote by the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation to approve the nomination of Martin Oberman to serve on the Surface Transportation Board (STB). For more than two years several vacancies on the Board have remained
THE RAIL CUSTOMER COALITION
The coalition is a large collection of trade associations representing a broad cross section of manufacturing, agricultural, and energy industries with operations and employees throughout the United States, including: