Union Pacific is using a Big Data technology to ensure that its trains operate safety and efficiently.
The system is called Machine Vision.
It's one of several high-tech innovations the western freight carrier is undertaking.
Someday soon, all our cars will be powered by electricity and drive themselves. Except not yet. Someday soon, airplanes will run on electricity and fly themselves.
Freight railroads are warning they may halt certain toxic chemicals shipments and stop allowing passenger trains to use their tracks if Congress doesn't extend a looming deadline to start using certain safety technology. Continue re...
Union Pacific has unveiled Arrowedge, an aerodynamic technology for fuel and locomotive emissions reductions for double-stack intermodal freight trains.
A top freight railroad made a somewhat unusual plea to Congress on Wednesday: pay for passenger railroads to install a life-saving train technology.
A freight train traveling through flooding in Northern Texas derailed on Saturday morning after its tracks were almost completely washed away. The train, which belongs to Union Pacific Railroad, was carrying 64 cars and two operator...