Business | 23.06.2017
Siemens acquires predictive maintenance specialist MRX Technologies
AUSTRALIA: Siemens has announced the acquisition of predictive maintenance specialist MRX...... Mehr »
Passenger | 23.06.2017
DSB finds buyer for AnsaldoBreda IC2 DMUs
DENMARK: National operator DSB reached an agreement to sell 15 of its 23 AnsaldoBreda IC2 diesel...... Mehr »
Passenger | 23.06.2017
Arriva wins Pågatåg operating contract
SWEDEN: Regional transport authority Skånetrafiken announced on June 22 that it had selected Arriva...... Mehr »
UK | 23.06.2017
Gibb report into improving Southern performance published
UK: A report providing recommendations for improving the performance of train services across the...... Mehr »
Business | 23.06.2017
Railway supply industry news round-up
RSSB has selected Altius VA to provide IT and management services for the UK´s Railway Industry...... Mehr »
Europe | 22.06.2017
Catania upgrading progresses
ITALY: The first stage of the Passante Catania project opened on June 18. The project is being...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 22.06.2017
Alstom to overhaul Akiem electric locomotives
FRANCE: Leasing company Akiem has awarded Alstom a EUR20m contract to undertake the mid-life overhaul...... Mehr »
UK | 22.06.2017
Three shortlisted for West Coast Partnership franchise
UK: The shortlisted bidders for the West Coast Partnership franchise were announced by the...... Mehr »
UK | 22.06.2017
South Eastern franchise bidders announced
UK: The Department for Transport announced the shortlisted bidders for the next South Eastern...... Mehr »
UK | 22.06.2017
UK railway news round-up
The first of 22 five-car and 14 nine-car Hitachi AT300 Class 802 electro-diesel trainsets ordered...... Mehr »
China | 21.06.2017
Perpetuum enters Chinese rail market
CHINA: Remote conditioning monitoring specialist Perpetuum has signed a memorandum of understanding...... Mehr »
UK | 21.06.2017
Rail sector responds to the Queen's Speech
UK: The rail sector responds to the Queen's Speech given at the state opening of parliament on June...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 21.06.2017
EBRD agrees EUR290m loan for Egyptian locomotive order
EGYPT: A EUR290m loan agreement to support Egyptian National Railways´ planned acquisition of up to...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 21.06.2017
Port rail access funding
SPAIN: A series of agreements that will see state-owned port authorities fund rail infrastructure...... Mehr »
N America | 20.06.2017
CRRC to supply commuter coaches to Montréal
CANADA: CRRC Tangshan has been awarded a contract to supply 24 double-deck hauled coaches to...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 20.06.2017
Bombardier to supply 750 EMU cars for South Western franchise
UK: FirstGroup and MTR Corp have awarded Bombardier Transportation a £895m contract supply 90...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 20.06.2017
High-capacity grain hoppers delivered
RUSSIA: United Wagon Co is supplying Sberbank Leasing with 100 grain hopper wagons of a new...... Mehr »
UK | 19.06.2017
Alliance drops Pendolino plan as Southampton paths identified
UK: Open access passenger service promoter Alliance Rail Holdings has dropped plans to procure...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 19.06.2017
Fuel cells to be studied as alternative to Toronto electrification
CANADA: Ontario is to study the feasibility of using of hydrogen fuel cells `as an alternative to...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 19.06.2017
GE signs 'holistic' agreement to supply 100 locos to Egypt
EGYPT: The Ministry of Transport and Egyptian National Railways have signed a US$575m letter...... Mehr »
China | 19.06.2017
Two lines open in China
CHINA: Trial services on the 40·7 km Ningbo - Yuyao Intercity Railway in Zhejiang province began on...... Mehr »
Freight | 19.06.2017
World rail freight news round-up
Green Cargo has developed 25 m long wagons to accommodate the increase in the length of standard...... Mehr »
Europe | 18.06.2017
Syntus Flirt3 EMU unveiled
NETHERLANDS: The first of 16 Flirt3 electric multiple-units for Syntus has been unveiled at...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 17.06.2017
Buenos Aires ATS funding agreed
ARGENTINA: Agreements to fund the purchase of Nippon Signal Automatic Train Stop equipment for the...... Mehr »
India | 16.06.2017
Indian Railways to order 25 high speed trains
INDIA: A 10-car variant of JR East´s Series E5 Shinkansen trainset has been selected to operate the...... Mehr »
Europe | 16.06.2017
State aid for Greek and Bulgarian railways approved
EUROPE: The European Commission has decided that financial support being provided by Greece and...... Mehr »
Switzerland | 16.06.2017
Südostbahn plans automatic train operation
SWITZERLAND: A pilot project to develop automatic train operation was unveiled by Südostbahn AG on...... Mehr »
Germany | 16.06.2017
Bombardier Transportation starts work on digitised assembly hall
GERMANY: The foundation stone for an EUR8m final assembly hall was laid at Bombardier...... Mehr »
Passenger | 16.06.2017
SNCB seeks to develop BeNeRail distribution partnership
EUROPE: Speaking on the sidelines of the Amadeus Rail Innovation Forum in Praha on June 13, SNCB´s...... Mehr »
Business | 16.06.2017
Railway supply industry news round-up
Bombardier is to cut 650 jobs at Villeneuve and Zürich in Switzerland, trade union Unia said on...... Mehr »