Business | 18.08.2017
Railway supply industry news round-up
Stadler has announced SMILE (Schneller Mehrsystemfähiger Innovativer Leichter Expresszug, or fast...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 17.08.2017
Penguin specialist supports rail infrastructure project
AUSTRALIA: TasRail has appointed a penguin specialist from BirdLife Tasmania to provide advice on...... Mehr »
Technology | 17.08.2017
HIMA signs Indonesia signalling technology contract
INDONESIA: HIMA has signed a EUR1·74m contract to provide signalling equipment supplier PT Len with...... Mehr »
UK | 17.08.2017
UK railway news round-up
Govia Thameslink Railway has offered jobs to 10 young people from Luton, Cambridge, Stevenage,...... Mehr »
Passenger | 16.08.2017
LEO Express to relaunch Locomore service
GERMANY: Czech operator LEO Express is to relaunch the Berlin - Stuttgart open access service which...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 16.08.2017
Electro-diesel units ordered for Benidorm - Dénia line
SPAIN: Regional operator Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat Valenciana has awarded Stadler Rail...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 16.08.2017
Ferrocarril Central PPP project launched
URUGUAY: President Tabaré Vázquez joined Minister of Transport & Public Works Victor Rossi on...... Mehr »
Technology | 16.08.2017
Elron rolls out Ridango ticket sales system
ESTONIA: This month passenger operator Elron will begin its transition to a ticketing system...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 16.08.2017
NSK receives first bearing order from SNCF
FRANCE: NSK has received its first order for wheelset bearings as a qualified supplier to SNCF,...... Mehr »
High Speed | 15.08.2017
Trenitalia agrees to acquire V250 trainsets
ITALY: Trenitalia has agreed to acquire 17 of the former Fyra V250 trainsets to expand its high...... Mehr »
Passenger | 15.08.2017
NSW regional train fleet to be replaced
AUSTRALIA: The entire New South Wales regional train fleet is to be replaced and a new maintenance...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 15.08.2017
Atkins awarded £29m Norwich - Lowestoft resignalling contract
UK: Infrastructure manager Network Rail has awarded Atkins a £29m contract to resignal the Norwich...... Mehr »
Passenger | 15.08.2017
Sweco to plan Stockholm Central station modernisation
SWEDEN: Trafikverket has appointed Sweco to provide planning, design and support services for the...... Mehr »
USA | 14.08.2017
High speed rail promoter Texas Central selects planning and construction contractors
USA: Privately-financed high speed line project promoter Texas Central has appointed Fluor...... Mehr »
Australasia | 14.08.2017
Aurizon to quit intermodal freight
AUSTRALIA: Aurizon Holdings Ltd has announced its intention to withdraw from the intermodal market,...... Mehr »
USA | 14.08.2017
Penn Station co-ordination review
USA: Amtrak announced on August 9 that it had commissioned an independent review of the way in...... Mehr »
Freight | 14.08.2017
World rail freight news round-up
The Russian government has allocated 5·1bn roubles to buy three new train ferries for the route...... Mehr »
Technology | 12.08.2017
Specialist doors supplied for Doncaster maintenance depot
UK: Jewers Doors has installed five of its latest Swift SEW automated sliding bifolding doors at...... Mehr »
Policy | 11.08.2017
Finland sets out plans for passenger rail tendering
FINLAND: The government´s plans to open the domestic passenger market to competition and bring the...... Mehr »
Passenger | 11.08.2017
Trenitalia drops South Eastern bid to focus on West Coast Partnership
UK: The Trenitalia UK subsidiary of Italian´s national railway group has dropped its bid for the...... Mehr »
Business | 11.08.2017
Railway supply industry news round-up
Rostec and Russian Railways have agreed to form a working group to implement a long-term strategy...... Mehr »
Passenger | 10.08.2017
DSB to sell Uppland business to Transdev
SWEDEN: Denmark´s state passenger operator announced on August 10 that its DSB Sverige...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 10.08.2017
Alameda Corridor East grade separation trench opens
USA: A 2·3 km long, 9 m deep and 20 m wide cutting built at cost of $313m as part of a grade...... Mehr »
UK | 10.08.2017
East Japan Railway enters UK market with West Midlands franchise win
UK: The West Midlands Trains Ltd consortium led by the Abellio subsidiary of Dutch national...... Mehr »
UK | 10.08.2017
UK railway news round-up
Arriva Trains UK has invited expressions of interest in financing `self-propelled units´ and a...... Mehr »
USA | 09.08.2017
Federal funding to revive border crossing
USA: Texas Department of Transportation has a received a US$7m grant from the US Department of...... Mehr »
Germany | 09.08.2017
LEO Express recruiting for German launch
GERMANY: Czech open access operator LEO Express has started recruiting train crew to operate a...... Mehr »
Passenger | 09.08.2017
Thüringen to award 11-year Rennsteigshuttle contract
GERMANY: Thuringen´s Ministry of Infrastructure & Agriculture is to award local...... Mehr »
Passenger | 09.08.2017
South Tirol direct award rail contract approved
ITALY: The direct award of a contract for SAD Nahverkehr to continue to operate local passenger...... Mehr »
Freight | 08.08.2017
Hector Rail awarded LKAB haulage contract
SWEDEN: Mining company LKAB has awarded Hector Rail a new haulage contract running for five years...... Mehr »