Blog Profile / Railway Technology

Filed Under:Transportation / Railway & Trains
Posts on Regator:8222
Posts / Week:17.9
Archived Since:May 31, 2009

Blog Post Archive

JR Central unveils new rail reservation app

Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central) and West Japan Railway Company (JR West) have unveiled the new Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen Reservation App.

Structural Soils launches new services for rail industry

UK-based geotechnical and geoenvironmental site investigation company Structural Soils has launched its new, integrated site investigation and supporting services for the rail industry.

Santiago Metro Line 6 in Chile inaugurated

The Santiago Metro Line 6 in Chile, comprising a 15km network and ten stations, has been inaugurated by President Michelle Bachelet.

Vossloh to trial HSG-city unit on national rail network

Germany’s Vossloh Rail Systems has announced plans to trial the HSG-city high-speed grinding unit on the national rail network later this year.

HS2 reveals names of five bidders for £2.75bn rail contract

High Speed 2 (HS2) has revealed the names of the five shortlisted bidders for the £2.75bn deal to build the UK's next generation of high-speed trains.

Greenbrier expands railcar fleet under management by 85,000

Greenbrier Companies subsidiary Greenbrier Management Services (GMS) has reported that the size of its railcar fleet under management has expanded by roughly 85,000 railcars since 31 August last year.

Deals this week: Alstom, Cubic Transportation Systems, CAF

Alstom has secured a €45m ($52.2m) contract from Morocco-based Rabat-Salé transport company STRS to deliver 22 additional Citadis trams.

ISO 14001 Success

Infotec is pleased to announce successful registration to the Environmental Management System Standard ISO 14001: 2015 following an extensive two-day certification audit with the UKAS accredited company, Global Certification Group (...

PolyU and SWJTU partner to set up Joint Innovation Center in China

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has entered a strategic partnership with Southwest Jiaotong University (SWJTU) in China to establish a new Joint Innovation Center for Rail Transit Safety Monitoring Technology at PolyU Shenzhen Base.

Granite Construction wins contract for OMF East project in US

US-based infrastructure company Granite Construction has secured a new design-build light rail sub-contract for the Operations and Maintenance Facility East (OMF East) project in Bellevue, Washington.

Network Rail awards contracts for Transpennine route modernisation

UK's Network Rail has awarded new contracts to two alliances to conduct rail upgrade projects along the Transpennine route between York and Manchester.

Baku-Tbilisi-Kars rail project in Azerbaijan inaugurated

Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Turkey have inaugurated the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) rail project linking Europe and Asia at the new Port of Baku in Alat, Azerbaijan.

Hydraulico to Exhibit at FABTECH 2017

Hydraulico will be showcasing their latest state-of-the-art and customized PRESS solutions at FABTECH 2017.

Kingrail Joined Modern Railways 2017 in Shanghai

Kingrail joined International Railway Conference in Shanghai to show its strength products to the worldwide and learn the rail field latest development and trend.

Stadler to maintain NSB Gjøvikbanen's FLIRT trains for three years

Stadler has received a contract from Norwegian railway firm NSB Gjøvikbanen to maintain ten FLIRT trains for a period of three years.

London Midland's west coast services to be renamed London Northwestern

Abellio, JR East and Mitsui have announced that rail operator London Midland's west coast service will be renamed London Northwestern from 10 December this year, when the next West Midlands rail franchise begins.

Combi Coop II: Combined Freight Transportation Independent of Terminals

Rail instead of road transport projects enable a faster and more effective means of transporting container goods from the factory to the railway via freight vehicle without transaction at a terminal.

Alstom wins Citadis trams supply contract from Rabat-Salé

Alstom has won a new deal worth roughly €45m from Morocco-based Rabat-Salé transport company STRS to supply 22 additional Citadis trams.

UK's Southern Railway to upgrade electric vehicle charging points

UK-based Southern Railway has partnered with electric vehicle charging firm Pod Point to upgrade its 48 existing free-to-use electric vehicle (EV) charging points, which are located in 23 stations across the country.

Cubic to install contactless ticketing systems for New York MTA

The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) in the US has awarded a $539.5m contract to Cubic Transportation Systems to replace its MetroCard ticketing system with new contactless technology.

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC