Union Pacific

Union Pacific tests more eco-friendly locomotive

Union Pacific unveiled a freight locomotive that tests technologies to meet stricter regulations on emissions during a ceremony Wednesday at the J.R. Davis Yard in Roseville. The e ...

Union Pacific Railroad investing $20 million to test emissions-reducing locomotive technology

Union Pacific Railroad is investing $20 million to test new technology designed to reduce diesel emissions from freight locomotives in California. A series of 25 experimental loco ...

Union Pacific yard in Roseville plays key role in national transportation of goods

There is no denying that the railroad has played an instrumental role in the shaping and development of Roseville. In 1906, about 250 people lived here when Union Pacific, then o ...

Could tanker-car fire happen in Roseville?

The Lincoln tanker car fire last week that resulted in the evacuation of 4,800 homes and businesses over the two-day duration of the fire has some residents wondering if a similar ...

Union Pacific worker injured in head on collision

A Union Pacific worker was injured Friday morning when his truck collided with another pickup off Roseville Road. California Highway Patrol officer Todd Yager said it cannot yet ...

What’s happening around town this centennial?

You are cordially invited to help celebrate Roseville’s 100th birthday with events happening April 10- 19.Although the city’s official birthday celebration is April 18, city st ...

Union Pacific to perform routine testing of emergency sirens

The Union Pacific Railroad will be performing routine testing of the emergency warning sirens in the rail yard in Roseville Friday, March 6, 2009. The testing will take place betw ...

Rail yard pollution trend unclear

More study is needed to determine whether pollution mitigation efforts at the Union Pacific Roseville rail yard are working, according to the latest results from a long-term monito ...