WILLISTON, N.D./NEW YORK, May 6 (Reuters) - A BNSF train carrying crude oil derailed and caught fire in North Dakota on Wednesday, forcing the evacuation of a nearby small town
The Federal Aviation Administration announced partnerships on Wednesday with U.S. drone maker PrecisionHawk and BNSF Railway Co to test that commercial drones can fly beyond an operator's line of sight, a capability viewed as a necessary
OMAHA, Neb. (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway's BNSF railroad is "forever better" after a capital program last year boosted capacity following complaints about congestion, BNSF chief executive told Reuters on Saturday.
OMAHA, Neb., May 2 (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway's BNSF railroad is "forever better" after a capital program last year boosted capacity following complaints about congestion, BNSF chief executive...
OMAHA, Neb., May 1 (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Friday said first-quarter profit rose 10 percent, helped by improved results in its BNSF railroad unit, as well as by gains...
and were up 18.4% (to $6.3 billion) after excluding the impact of gains and losses on investments and derivatives. BNSF saw the biggest improvement in profitability among Berkshire's major segments, as the railroad lapped higher costs for equipment
losses on investments and derivatives. BNSF saw the biggest improvement in profitability ..... revenue and pretax earnings for the firm. BNSF , which had a miserable first quarter in ..... conditions) in the prior year's period, BNSF saw a marked improvement in pretax profitability
related. Those would be the Burlington Northern , Berkshire Hathaway Energy ..... bigger businesses, on the Burlington Northern piece, on Berkshire Hathaway ..... asked them about the fact that Burlington Northern is still paying them an annual
but overall that sort of still resides within the insurance piece. When we look at the rest of the businesses, Burlington Northern is about a quarter of the overall value. The energy business is a little bit less than 10%. You get to the manufacturing
Ajit Jain, who runs Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance; Greg Abel, who runs Berkshire Hathaway Energy; Matt Rose, who heads up BNSF ; and then you have Tony Nicely at GEICO and Tad Montross over at General Re. Now, of those five, Ajit Jain has probably gotten