Evolution Rail consortium has been selected as preferred respondent for the High-Capacity Metro Trains (HCMT) project, which includes delivery of 65 new trains to be built in Victoria, Australia.
Machine tool factory RAFAMET will be present at the transport technology fair InnoTrans, which will be held at the Messe Berlin in Germany between 20-23 September 2016.
Alstom secured a $2bn contract from US-based rail operator Amtrak to design and build 28 new high-speed trains, Network Rail tested a new signalling system with the help of Govia Thameslink Railway’s (GTR) new Siemens Class 700 train at the ETCS Nati…
Wayside Inspection Devices Inc. (WID) will be exhibiting at Innotrans for its second show. WID will be a part of the Québec-Canada Pavilion, booth at Hall 11, 2nd floor, stand 205.
One of the UK’s most ambitious infrastructure projects, Crossrail, has been designed in a virtual environment, powered by Bentley modelling software to provide a complete overview of the entire project and all its assets. Steve Cockell, head of rail …
A video showcasing the products and services of GHH-BONATRANS
Strukton has been contracted to provide new static inverters for B-Class trams operated by Yarra Trams in Melbourne, Australia.
US-based railroad operator Metra's first of 41 locomotives being rebuilt by Progress Rail Services has returned to service in Chicago.
A new €1bn ($1.12bn) contract to construct a major section of the Brenner Railway Tunnel in Italy has been awarded to an Astaldi-led joint venture that also comprises Ghella, Oberosler, COGEIS and PAC.
Michael Berry at Diamond Montreal railfan Michael Berry was in Winnipeg in late August / early September, visiting family with his wife and baby daughter.He had been in touch with me prior to the trip, looking for some tips on railfanning locations, and we arranged to get together to railfan the Diamond area sometime during his visit. Show More Summary
Australia's Transport for New South Wales (NSW) has received planning approval for a major upgrade of Panania railway station on the East Hills line.
Ansaldo STS (STS.MI), through its controlled company Ansaldo STS France S.A., has been appointed by Société des Transports Intercommunaux de Bruxelles (STIB) for the assignment of the framework agreement for the design, construction, supply, installa…
A video showcasing the Instrumented Wheelset in operation.
As the population grows and the budget for big infrastructure projects faces numerous cuts, there is an incentive to seek alternative funding to deliver a reliable and modern transport network. A recent report puts forward crowdfunding as a novel con…
Nencki Railway Technology has achieved a worldwide leading position with large professional competence in the branch of testing railway bogies.
UK industry regulator Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has approved Hitachi Rail Europe's new European Train Control System (ETCS) for use on passenger services.
Alstom has been contracted to provide four Pendolino trains and related maintenance services to Italian open-access operator Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV).
Stockholm's public transport organisation Storstockholms Lokaltrafik (SL) has deployed new surveillance solutions on buses, trains, trams and stations to help protect passengers from pickpocketing and other crimes.
InnoTrans in Berlin is the leading international trade show for transport technology. KEYMILE will use the occasion to present its product range for secure and smooth migration of railway communications to the IP world. A live showcase will demonstra…
Škoda Transportation has secured a deal from a Turkish transport company to provide 14 battery-powered trams for the city of Eski?ehir.