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  • GE Transportation to provide 50 new locomotives to Kansas City Southern

    06/21/2018

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. and CHICAGO, June 21, 2018 –Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) announced its U.S. and Mexico rail subsidiaries will acquire a combined total of 50 new locomotives from GE Transportation (NYSE: GE) to be delivered during 2019, as well as digital solutions to drive improved operational and fuel efficiency. With the North American rail market improving and freight volume up roughly 5% in 2017 and expected continued growth in 2018, the advanced locomotives will help KCS deliver on its expected future growth, while driving operational efficiencies across the KCS network.

    “KCS is pleased to have GE as our partner,” said KCS executive vice president and chief…

  • GE Transportation brings the power and flexibility of cloud and third-party device support to its EdgeLINC™ platform

    06/13/2018

    CHICAGO, JUNE 13, 2018 — GE Transportation (NYSE:GE) is introducing new capabilities and features to its EdgeLINC™ platform, extending its scalability, device support and deployment options. New capabilities include cloud support to complement its on-premise offering, software development kits (SDK) to drive device integration for non-native Industrial IoT (IIoT) devices and Android-based devices, and device collaboration and support for Kontron and MEN Micro devices. These enhancements open opportunities for organizations across the transportation industry to unlock the power of real-time device processing and optimization…