Around The Railroad

Lines Reopen on South Morrill Subdivision

January 18, 2010 | 12:35 p.m. CST

Both lines at Martin Bay, Neb., are back in service today, following last week's derailment. Trains are travelling at reduced speeds, while further repairs are being made.

Engagement is the Difference on Utah Service Unit

Aug. 29, 2014 | 3:00 p.m. CDT

Utah Service Unit employees recently met with senior leadership to discuss local achievements and initiatives. More...

Brothers Extend Family Legacy

Aug. 29, 2014 | 12:25 p.m.

In youth, brothers J.C. and R.A. Cunningham watched their father, grandfather and uncles go to work on the railroad. More...

Negotiations May Affect Nebr.-Based Health Care

Aug. 28, 2014 | 5:29 p.m. CDT

Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) of Nebraska is currently negotiating with a large group of hospitals and physicians collectively contracted under the Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI). Members of the Union Pacific Railroad Employes Health Systems (UPREHS) as well as the agreement National Plans and BCBS non-agreement plans may be impacted. More...

First Half Golden Spike Award Winners Announced

Aug. 28, 2014 | 4:05 p.m. CDT

Every day, employees uphold the railroad's reputation by working safely and diligently to serve customers. As a token of appreciation, UP honored 20 employees with a Golden Spike Award. More...

Operating Announces More Organizational Changes

Aug. 27, 2014 | 11:58 a.m. CDT

The Operating Department has announced organizational changes and assignments effective Sept. 1, 2014. More...

Weekly Safety Topic: Situational Awareness

Aug. 27, 2014 | 11:00 a.m. CDT

Think about all the tasks that require one to be alert and attentive. Situational Awareness (SA) refers to a person's ability to identify, process and comprehend his or her surroundings - especially when lifting, handling materials and walking around live track and on-track equipment. More...

Weekly Safety Performance

Aug. 27, 2014 | 11:00 a.m. CDT

Weekly Safety Performance through Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. More...

California Quake Prompts Quick Response

Aug. 26, 2014 | 1:15 p.m. CDT

A magnitude 6.1 earthquake Sunday morning near San Francisco triggered Union Pacific's earthquake protocol. More...

St. Louis Business Journal Honors Dunn

Aug. 26, 2014 | 10:35 a.m. CDT

The St. Louis Service Unit's Kelli Dunn, superintendent-Transportation Services, recently was named one of the St. Louis Business Journal's 25 most-influential business women. More...

Tower 55 Construction Update

Aug. 25, 2014 | 1:15 p.m. CDT

Phase 22 of the 22-phase Tower 55 project continues today with a 10-hour curfew that will conclude track construction. Signal testing will continue throughout this week and is anticipated to wrap-up in early September. Construction and signal testing will reroute some trains away from the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. More...

Latest Newsletters Now Online

Aug. 25, 2014 | 10:50 a.m. CDT

The following recently published newsletters are available on the Employees site. Articles feature topics including yard enhancements, safety milestones, employee engagement, wellness programs and more. More...

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