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Rex Articoli Tecnici SA researches, develops and produces specific materials and finished products, counting on an expert team of chemists and technicians specialised in elastomers and on its laboratories equipped for carrying out all the necessary t…
Bombardier Transportation has opened a new production facility and future South African headquarters at Isando in Johannesburg.
Switzerland-based Stadler has won a Skr2bn ($240m) order from Stockholm County Council’s Traffic Committee to provide 22 three-car electric multiple-units (EMU).
US-based regional train service provider Sound Transit is set to open Angle Lake station in Seatle on 24 September, marking the launch of a light rail service on the South 200th link extension.
CDPQ Infra has signed an agreement with Canadian National Railway (CN) to advance the Réseau Electrique Métropolitain (REM) project.
Hitachi Rail Europe (HRE) has awarded a three year contract to ISS Group, which is extendable up to five years.
After its successive implementations on High Speed One and Cambrian Lines, Ansaldo STS's interlocking technology has been selected for the Network Rail project to re-signal and upgrade the line from Ferriby to Gilberdyke (county of North Humberside).…
In course with the next upgrade UNIFE will lead across IRIS Chapter 3 (IRIS requirements) into an ISO standard. So far, everything went according to plan. The content of the new standard is already very well prepared. A five-person core team composed…
Bombardier Transportation has received an order from German regional rail authority Landesnahverkehrsgesellschaft Niedersachsen (LNVG) to provide rail vehicle service and fleet maintenance.
Subsidiary of Midas Holdings Jilin Midas Aluminium Industries (Jilin Midas) has won two supply contracts worth RMB53.8m ($8m) from rail customers in China to be equipped on its high-speed and metro trains.
The Goldschmidt Thermit Group based in Leipzig, Germany is expanding in Scandinavia. The global leader for continuous joint welding and the maintenance and repair of rail systems has acquired SRS Sjölanders based in Osby, Sweden.
The Governments of Canada, Ontario, and a number of municipalities have agreed to provide more than C$2.97bn ($2.3bn) in combined funding to improve public transit systems across the province.
In this issue: Tackling violence against transport workers, dealing with climate change, timber asset management and carbon neutral cargo, and the tech transforming network protection, landslide prediction, inspections, onboard entertainment and more…
ISS Group has been chosen by UK-based Hitachi Rail Europe (HRE) to provide integrated facility services for its train maintenance centres in London, Swansea, Bristol and Doncaster.
High Speed Two (HS2) has announced the shortlisted consultants to bid for two contracts worth more than £500m for phase II of the high-speed rail project in the UK.
Abbey Wood railway station is located in the suburb of Abbey Wood in south-east London, UK. It was opened in July 1849 by South Eastern Railway.
A new report by HS1 chief executive Nicola Shaw recommends decentralisation and greater regional devolution for the UK’s railways. Julian Turner speaks to Charles Johnson-Ferguson, transport partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers, about what this means fo…
The city of Charlotte, North Carolina, US, plans to re-bid the CityLYNX Gold Line Phase 2 project construction contract in September.
Trains work hard and need to be safe, which means operators must keep them in optimum condition. Currently, this requires comprehensive visual checks, completed by an overnight workforce. This can cause delays, and be costly and open to human error.