The Louis Berger Egis Rail Joint
Venture was initially commissioned in August 2012 to provide project management consulting services on the project.
Linear least-squares fit of the individual data points resulted in four regression equations for 4-inch (101.6-mm), 5-inch (127-mm), 6-inch (152.4-mm), and 7-inch-wide (177.8-mm) rail joint
groups with coefficient of determination [r.sup.2] values of 0.87, 0.68, 0.89, and 0.82, respectively.
CSX Transportation Inc (CSX) and Koppers Inc jointly reported on Friday the launch of an agreement for the supply of bonded rail joint
assemblies, valued at about USD12m-USD13m, over the three-year period.
The Scottish company which runs buses across the North East said UK rail, which includes the commuter service South West Trains, and its Virgin Rail joint
venture were the main contributors to the expected out-performance in the year to April 30.
The Perth, Scotlandbased company said UK Rail, which includes the commuter service South West Trains and its Virgin Rail joint
venture, were the main contributors to the outperformance in the year to April 30.
Koppers Inc, part of US carbon compounds and wood treatment products provider Koppers Holdings Inc (NYSE:KOP), said it has wrapped up the takeover of the Rail Joint
business of Portec Rail Products (NASDAQ:PRPX) for USD10.1m (EUR7.7m).
The company's Virgin Rail joint
venture, which operates Cross Country and West Coast mainline services, saw a gain of 13.4%.