Transportation

Railway

Port of Kennewick renews railcar company’s Finley lease without rent increase

A Portland railcar company will continue operating another five years at the Port of Kennewick’s Twin Tracks Industrial Park in...
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Growing ag demand for propane prompts Christensen to invest in Pasco terminal

Christensen Inc. is installing a modern propane terminal at the Port of Pasco to support growing demand for fuel to...
A-Plus Transportation provides long-distance medical transport in the Tri-Cities region. Business is down but owner Tom Ammeman anticipates strong demand when people are able to visit their doctors. (Courtesy A-Plus Transportation)

Three businesses, one pandemic add up to juggling act for Tri-City entrepreneurs

When Rachel and Tom Ammerman took over A-Plus Transportation, a Yakima medical transporter, they had big plans to expand to...
Oasis Freight Transport

Family drive turns Oasis Freight Transport into to brokerage

Oasis Freight Transport underwent a major transition in the past year. Not only did Oasis rebrand — it was formerly...
TC Black

Ride in style with new black-car service TC Black

Expect VIP treatment inside a TC Black car with leather seats, a customized music playlist, punctual pickups and a skilled...
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State gears up to build rock fence, improve I-182, Highway 12

Work is expected to begin in May on the biggest rock fence in Washington state’s history—and it’s not along the...
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Pasco train congestion could be improved with new Idaho bridge

Coalition of Washington business group supports $10 million project Planning is underway to build a new BNSF Railway bridge in...
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Hittman Transport Services opens Northwest terminal in north Richland

Company recently took over Apogee Logistics’ former facility Hanford contractors have a new local set of wheels at their disposal....
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New federal regulations aim to keep workers safe, help track shipments

Kennewick business owners support use of required electronic logging devices The transportation industry is feeling the effects of new regulations...
Tri-City officials continue their efforts to convince an airline to provide a Pasco-to-Los Angeles flight. A coalition representing cities, counties, ports and businesses ponied up to offset the start-up costs for an airline last year. (Courtesy Tri-Cities Airport)

New Pasco-to-LAX flight remains in holding pattern

The proposed and much anticipated Pasco-to-Los Angeles flight first announced in 2015 hasn’t taken off yet. But local officials haven’t...

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