Executive Briefings

Norfolk Southern Leverages Rail's Green Advantage

The inherent environmental advantage of rail freight transportation has helped Norfolk Southern forge public-private partnerships with state governments to upgrade tunnels and bridges on older rail corridors, enabling these corridors to move efficient double-stack trains. Blair Wimbush, corporate sustainability officer at NS, explains why such partnerships hold great promise for the future. [Run Time (Min:) 11:15]

The inherent environmental advantage of rail freight transportation has helped Norfolk Southern forge public-private partnerships with state governments to upgrade tunnels and bridges on older rail corridors, enabling these corridors to move efficient double-stack trains. Blair Wimbush, corporate sustainability officer at NS, explains why such partnerships hold great promise for the future. [Run Time (Min:) 11:15]