Norfolk Southern seeking conductors

Birmingham and Sheffield are among Norfolk Southern Railway’s target cities for new hires. The company is even offering a $5,000 sign-on bonus.

Veo chooses Birmingham, Tuscaloosa to launch new e-bike

Veo, a micromobility company, has launched its North American Class 2 e-bike with throttle assist in Birmingham and Tuscaloosa.

Breeze set to fly A220 service in Huntsville

Beginning May 6, airline plans to introduce Mobile-built Airbus craft into Huntsville service.

32 road projects receive $40.3 million in state funding

Daphne, Oxford and Montgomery and Jefferson and Winston counties each received $2 million of ATRIP-II funds, part of $40 million awarded.

Gov. Ivey announces $231.6 million rail infrastructure upgrade

Gov. Kay Ivey announced the creation of A-USA Corridor, which will provide $231.6 million in rail infrastructure projects in central and southern Alabama. The...

Where in the world: A glance at Alabama’s international trade

For centuries, the Port of Mobile has been Alabama’s window on the world, receiving needed goods from abroad and shipping Alabama’s products and resources...

Historical Alabama: Bankhead Lock and Dam

In this photo from 1914, a pulley lifts a large rock during the construction of the Bankhead Lock and Dam on the Black Warrior...
Harold Sumerford Jr. was photographed for Business Alabama’s June 2020 issue. Photo by Art Meripol.

Harold Sumerford Jr. new president of American Trucking Associations board

Harold Sumerford Jr., CEO of J&M Tank Lines in Birmingham, has been elected president of the American Trucking Associations’ board of directors.

Retrospect: The Birmingham & Southeastern Railroad

In March 1950, Mobilians were treated to a top-to-bottom tour of the Waterman Steamship Corp.’s new headquarters.

Runway reopens at Mobile Downtown Airport

The longest runway at Mobile Downtown Airport (BFM) is set to reopen after a $9 million rehabilitation. The runway has been closed since May...

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