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Stadler Rail delivers first FLIRT train to MTR Express

Switzerland train manufacturer Stadler Rail has delivered the first unit of six FLIRT intercity trains to the Hong-Kong based private operator MTR Express.

Minneapolis SW Rail Extension Up for Top Project in North America

Annual Washington, D.C. summit hosted by CG/LA Infrastructure a showcase for projects that drive economic growth, opportunity creation.

RTC Hosts Trunk or Treat in Washoe County

This will be an opportunity for kids to receive candy and see and touch a new all-electric bus.

Axiomtek’s Advanced Palm-Sized Fanless Embedded Box System with Intel® Haswell ULT Processor and 4K2K Resolution – eBOX560-880-FL

Axiomtek, one of the world's leading designers and manufacturers of innovative, high performance and reliable PC-based industrial computer products, has announced the arrival of the eBOX560-880-FL, a palm-sized, fanless embedded computing system util…

PA: Capital Area Transit Responds to Cost Critics, Cites Improvements

A report issued by Eric Bugaile, CAT authority chairman, and William Jones, CAT general manager, lists a litany of improvements made since 2011, when new management was put in place.

Siemens plans to bid for passenger rail projects in Mexico

Siemens is reportedly planning to bid on a range of upcoming railway projects in Mexico, despite missing the recent tender for a high-speed passenger train project in the country.

Worthington Acquires Designer and Manufacturer of CNG Fuel Systems

Worthington will own 80 percent of the equity, with the founder retaining 20 percent and continuing in a leadership role.

MN: Double 'Wet Willy' Lands Airman in Jail

Giving a stranger a wet Willy could get you an annoying look, a profanity riddled verbal response or even a punch in the nose.

Turkey’s 79km-long section of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project to complete in 2015

Turkey Transport Minister Lütfi Elvan has announced that the construction of a 79km-long railway route in Turkey is to be completed in 2015.

Israel: Palestinian Kills Baby at Jerusalem Rail Station

A Palestinian motorist with a history of anti-Israel violence slammed his car into a crowded train station in Jerusalem on Wednesday, killing a three-month-old baby girl and wounding eight people in what police called a terror attac...

FL: 'Kind-Hearted' Grandfather Gunned Down Near Jacksonville Bus Stop on Way to Work

Jacksonville trash truck driver Gary Leon Bell had been getting to work by foot and then bus for a year after his vehicle developed transmission trouble he couldn't afford to fix, his sister and neighbors said.

Halloween Time in Portland’s (The World’s?) Smallest Park

Use Instagram? Follow me for more oddball photos of all sorts of things. You can bet your keister they’ll be transportation related! …ya know, and miscellaneous other surprises. Filed under: Pictures Tagged: halloween, park

New Mexico Border Authority selects HNTB for new rail bypass feasibility study

The New Mexico Border Authority in the US has selected construction management firm HNTB to conduct a feasibility study for a new rail bypass and international rail border crossing near the Santa Teresa port of entry into Mexico.

Worthington Industries

Worthington Industries is a global diversified metals manufacturing company.

TX: Man Shot Near Metro Transit Center

A man was shot during an attempted robbery near a Houston Metro transit center, authorities said Monday.

Qantas responds to Xenophon questions at investor meeting

Qantas chairman Leigh Clifford and its group CEO Alan Joyce have described what critics claim are ‘selective’ briefings to financial analysts and institutional investors as ‘clarification’ and one on one Q and A sessions. In response to questioning from shareholder Senator Nick Xenophon, the chair and CEO denied these briefings were ‘selective’, saying that they [...]

Trimet is Taking Your Input & Preparing for Bus Route Changes… Have You Weighed In?

Here's some of the suggestions that are in the lead to actually be implemented. People have pushed for more weekend service on the 19 route, they want the 31 and 33 to create one new line that will increase service and frequency on Harrison Street and King Road, which would then serve to connect Clackamas Town Center. Show More Summary

First in line: Researchers create software able to prioritise trains in real-time

A group of SINTEF researchers involved in optimisation have developed methods and software designed to prioritise trains in real time. Already successfully trialled at the Traffic Control Centre in Stavanger, Norway, Ross Davies look at the benefits …

CA: Napa Reimbursement Program Offers New Transportation Option for Seniors, Disabled

Seniors and those with disabilities living in the more rural parts of Napa County will have better access to medical appointments and grocery shopping with a new mileage reimbursement program launched by the Napa County Transportation and Planning Agency.

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