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A Grain Elevator Loop, Part 1

Back in April 2014 I was just starting my Manitoba Grain Elevator project, and at that time I had lots of elevators to photograph near Winnipeg. On Good Friday, April 18th, the kids were off from school but my wife was working, so I decided to take them along and photograph some elevators. Show More Summary

Alstom’s Citadis Compact starts service in Aubagne

Alstom’s first Citadis Compact tram has started revenue service in the tramway line of the Pays d'Aubagne et de l'Etoile, an urban district in France.

Network Rail opens new platforms at London Bridge station

UK infrastructure operator Network Rail has opened two new platforms at London Bridge Station after completing nine days of renovation work.

California Blue Line station to undergo major renovation programme

The California Blue Line station is set to undergo a major renovation programme from 4 September to 16 October, as part of the Chicago Transit Authority's (CTA) 'Your New Blue' upgrade project in the US.

US FTA opens Cleveland’s Cedar-University Rapid Station

The US Department of Transportation's (DoT) Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has officially opened Cleveland's Cedar-University Rapid Station, formerly known as the University Circle Rapid Station.

Bombardier opens new Kuala Lumpur hub to support rail projects

Bombardier Transportation has opened a new Kuala Lumpur (KL) hub in Malaysia, in a bid to support the rail projects in Malaysia and the Asia-Pacific region.

Alstom opens new Citadis tram line in Le Mans, France

French train manufacturer Alstom has opened a second Citadis tram line in Le Mans, France, in a move to expand the city's tram network and the Citadis fleet.

Visit Leroy Automation at InnoTrans 2014 (Booth 3.2/105-G)

Leroy Automation is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at InnoTrans 2014 in Berlin, Germany.

Goldschmidt Thermit Group-Rail Joining, Rail Services, Measurement, Tools and Machines, and Equipment

Goldschmidt Thermit Group is an international, family-run group, comprising 23 medium-sized companies. With expertise spanning 100 years, we are a world-renowned supplier of products and services for the construction, renovation, maintenance and mode…

Mitron Renews Its Brand to Support International Growth

Mitron, a leading European public information systems provider for onboard railway and display solutions, is launching its renewed brand today. The brand renewal has been executed as part of the company's international growth strate...

Powernet Exhibits ADC9000 Rail Power Family at Innotrans 2014

The ADC9000 rail-approved auxiliary power family has grown with several new members. At Innotrans 2014, Powernet will show new modules (both DC/DC and AC/DC) in the range of 500W-3000W, as well as the MSR9800 system solutions based on the use of mult…

Japan's high-speed maglev: is the US buying?

High-speed rail in the US is languishing in the doldrums, leaving important regions like the Northeast Corridor (NEC) underserved. Could an offer from Japan to bring high-speed maglev tech to the NEC, with the promise of connecting Washington DC and …

Aerial View of VIA's Ocean Outside Bathurst

Check out this really cool drone video of VIA 15 aka the Ocean crossing the Tetagouche River south of Bathurst, New Brunswick. François Foulem does some really good camera work with his drone - steady, clear video. Nice job!

Infotec to Showcase Latest Passenger Information Displays at Innotrans 2014

The very latest LED and TFT passenger information displays by Infotec, the leading supplier to the UK rail industry, will be featured at Innotrans 2014.

Indian Government approves permit of 100% FDI in railways

The Indian Government has notified the permit of 100% foreign direct invest (FDI) in railways, in a bid to boost the sector's infrastructure in the country.

New York MTA announces safety recommendations for Metro-North Railroad

New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority's (MTA) blue ribbon panel of transportation experts has announced the final recommendations for rail safety on three railroad operations in the state.

Newag to supply trains for Polish suburban light rail line

Polish train manufacturer Newag has signed a contract with Warsaw Commuter Rail (WKD) to supply six new electric multiple units, which will operate on the Warszawska Kolej Dojazdowa suburban light rail line to increase capacity.

Knorr-Bremse Employees Cycle to Monte Carlo for Charity

Knorr-Bremse Rail UK employees have set off on a challenging charity fund raising ride from Melksham in Wiltshire to Monte Carlo, a distance of more than 900 miles, all in aid of Cancer Research UK.

With infill stations, older transit agencies extend their reach

» A new station on Boston’s Orange Line prepares for opening, but infill stations of its type are all too rare. Want to know a secret? One of the best ways to increase transit ridership at a reasonable price requires little additional service. Show More Summary

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