This list includes all official companies sites (If not, send me an e-mail.). Also, some useful unofficial companies pages may be included and they're clearly labelled. These links are only here to help surfers to learn about these companies and/or when no official site is available.
“According to the U.S. Surface Transportation Board (STB), a Class One railroad was defined as one that generates revenues of $256.4 million or more each year. Class 2 railroads are those with annual revenues between $20.5 million and $256.4 million. Class 3 railroads have earnings of less than $20.5 million.”
“The Association of American Railroads (ARR) classifies railroads as Class One, Regional, and Local. The AAR agrees with the STB on what constitutes a Class One railroad. A regional railroad is a line-haul railroad with revenues between $40 million and $256.4 million and with more than 350 miles of track; local railroads include line-haul railroads falling below those criteria and switching and terminal railroads.” *
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* Extracts from Trains Magazine website. Thanks for the reference. A good hint: Subscribe to their magazine, the best one on the topic in America.
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