Union Pacific said it is boosting safety and efficiency with a $41 million infrastructure investment in Wyoming this year. The investment plan funds a range of initiatives: $38 million to maintain railroad track and $2.8 million to maintain bridges in the state. Key projects planned this year include a $10 million investment in the rail line in eastern Goshen and Niobara counties to replace 68,579 concrete railroad ties and install 21,967 tons of rock ballast; and a $7 million investment in the rail line between Wamsutter and Rock Springs to replace 58,382 railroad ties and install 39,375 tons of rock ballast.

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