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Gibela JV obtains provisional acceptance certificate for first X’Trapolis Mega train

Gibela JV obtains provisional acceptance certificate for first X’Trapolis Mega train

Deals this week: Downer EDI, Jilin Midas Aluminium Industries

Downer EDI has secured a $1.2bn Sydney Growth Trains contract from Transport for New South Wales...

Deals this week: Downer EDI, Jilin Midas Aluminium Industries

UK student wins Heathrow Express’ ‘mind the gap’ design competition

A student from the UK-based Chelsea College of Arts, University of the Arts London (UAL) has won Heathrow Express’ ‘mind the gap’ design...

UK student wins Heathrow Express’ ‘mind the gap’ design competition

Phase one of $1.68bn Pune Metro Rail Project receives Indian cabinet approval

India's Union Cabinet has approved the phase one development of the Rs114.2bn ($1.68bn) Pune Metro Rail Project in the state of Maharashtra....

Phase one of $1.68bn Pune Metro Rail Project receives Indian cabinet approval

M&As this week: Genesee & Wyoming Australia, Wabtec, Vossloh

Genesee & Wyoming Australia (GWA) has completed the acquisition of Glencore Rail for...

M&As this week: Genesee & Wyoming Australia, Wabtec, Vossloh

Bombardier and NUG JV wins first contract in China

Bombardier and NUG JV wins first contract in China

Alstom begins supply of 30 additional Coradia EMU trains in Sweden

Alstom begins supply of 30 additional Coradia EMU trains in Sweden

Government of Victoria aims to improve Melbourne’s train services

The Government of Victoria in Australia is planning to modernise telecommunications on Melbourne’s rail system in a bid to provide improved train services and precise information for...

Government of Victoria aims to improve Melbourne’s train services

Vossloh to acquire Rocla Concrete Tie for $117.2m

German rail technology company Vossloh has signed a contract with Altus Capital Partners II to acquire US-based rail infrastructure company Rocla Concrete...

Vossloh to acquire Rocla Concrete Tie for $117.2m

Sydney receives $1.1bn capital investment to meet rail traffic growth

Sydney receives $1.1bn capital investment to meet rail traffic growth

Alstom delivers Metropolis train set ahead of schedule to Lucknow, India

Alstom delivers Metropolis train set ahead of schedule to Lucknow, India

England’s Network Rail to share services with new rail operators

England’s Network Rail to share services with new rail operators

GWA acquires Glencore Rail for $849m

The Australian subsidiary of US-based short-line railroad holding company Genesee & Wyoming has acquired Glencore Rail for A$1.14bn...

GWA acquires Glencore Rail for $849m

Southern rail passengers to receive compensation for train delays

The UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) has announced that Southern rail passengers hit by long-running network disruption will be refunded the equivalent of a month’s travel...

Southern rail passengers to receive compensation for train delays

Midas secures $33.70m international and PRC supply contracts

Jilin Midas Aluminium Industries, a subsidiary of Singapore-based investment holding company Midas, has received five international and People's Republic of China (PRC) supply contracts of a...

Midas secures $33.70m international and PRC supply contracts

Wabtec acquires French rail products company Faiveley Transport for €1.7bn

US-based Wabtec has completed the previously announced acquisition of majority ownership of French rail products company Faiveley Transport for...

Wabtec acquires French rail products company Faiveley Transport for €1.7bn

Downer wins $1.2bn Sydney Growth Trains contract

Downer wins $1.2bn Sydney Growth Trains contract

Indian Cabinet approves $1.6bn Mumbai Urban Transport Project Phase III

Indian Cabinet has approved the Rs10.9bn ($1.6bn) Mumbai Urban Transport Project Phase III (MUTP 3), which is aimed at expanding rail infrastructure in the state of Maharashtra....

Indian Cabinet approves $1.6bn Mumbai Urban Transport Project Phase III

Hollysys secures two ground-based high-speed rail signalling deals

China-based Hollysys Automation Technologies has signed two high-speed rail signalling contracts with a combined worth of $15.88m for Harbin-Jiamusi and Jiujingqu lines....

Hollysys secures two ground-based high-speed rail signalling deals

Hitachi Rail Italy wins three rail service contracts worth €108m

Hitachi Rail Italy has won three service contracts worth €108m to maintain Frecciarossa 1000, Frecciarossa 500 and TSR regional trains....

Hitachi Rail Italy wins three rail service contracts worth €108m

Deals this week: Talgo, Exim Bank

Talgo has won a €787m ($836m) contract from Renfe to provide 15 high-speed Avril trains and fleet maintenance for 30 years....

Deals this week: Talgo, Exim Bank
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