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Virgin Trains to auction empty First Class train seats through new app

Virgin Trains to auction empty First Class train seats through new app

Deals this week: SMRT Trains, Siemens, Cowi and Multiconsult JV, Strukton Rail

SMRT Trains has secured a S$1.7bn ($1.26bn) contract from the Land Transport Authority (LTA) to operate the Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL) in Singapore for an initial period of nine years...

Deals this week: SMRT Trains, Siemens, Cowi and Multiconsult JV, Strukton Rail

Aecom to invest in Heathrow Airport rail link project

Global infrastructure firm Aecom has agreed to invest in the Heathrow Southern Railway (HSRL), a private sector venture formed to improve rail access to London’s Heathrow...

Aecom to invest in Heathrow Airport rail link project

Siemens to supply trains for Bangkok Blue Line extension

Bangkok Expressway and Metro Public Company (BEM) and CH Karnchang Public Company have awarded a contract to a consortium of Siemens and ST Electronics (Thailand) to deliver metro trains...

Siemens to supply trains for Bangkok Blue Line extension

Alstom Brazil transfers rail technology to PRASA

Alstom Brazil is transferring technology to the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) to manufacture X'Ttrapolis Mega trains as a part of a project to modernise the African...

Alstom Brazil transfers rail technology to PRASA

MyHSR and LTA to conduct TFC discussions for HSR project

Malaysia's MyHSR and the Land Transport Authority of Singapore (LTA) are seeking new ideas and technologies from companies to implement Ticketing & Fare Collection (TFC) system in the...

MyHSR and LTA to conduct TFC discussions for HSR project

TfL and ARL to improve London Overground customer service

The UK's Transport for London (TfL) and operator Arriva Rail London (ARL) have planned to review and modernise customer service on the London Overground...

TfL and ARL to improve London Overground customer service

GE Transportation receives 10,000th order for Evolution Series locomotive

GE Transportation has received its 10,000th order for the Evolution Series locomotive, which provides lower lifecycle...

GE Transportation receives 10,000th order for Evolution Series locomotive

Great Northern to fit trains with new system to identify possible breakdowns

Great Northern to fit trains with new system to identify possible breakdowns

PCTEL introduces bi-directional train top antenna

US-based PCTEL has launched its new 5 GHz bi-directional train top antenna that provides Wi-Fi services to passenger and metro rail...

PCTEL introduces bi-directional train top antenna

SMRT wins tender to operate Thomson-East Coast Line in Singapore

Rail operator SMRT Trains has secured a contract to operate the Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL) in Singapore for an initial nine-year period starting from 2019, at a total service fee of...

SMRT wins tender to operate Thomson-East Coast Line in Singapore

Ontario seeks design concepts for hydrogen-powered trains

The Government of Ontario in Canada has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for concept design work to integrate a hydrogen fuel cell system into a bi-level Electric Multiple Unit (EMU)...

Ontario seeks design concepts for hydrogen-powered trains

FS Italiane completes acquisition of Greek rail operator Trainose

FS Italiane has completed the previously announced acquisition of Greece's railway operator Trainose under a €45m...

FS Italiane completes acquisition of Greek rail operator Trainose

Siemens to deliver 30 Vectron locomotives to MRCE

Siemens to deliver 30 Vectron locomotives to MRCE

Hyperloop One reveals winners of ten potential route proposals

Hyperloop One has announced the winning teams of its Hyperloop One Global Challenge, which has identified ten new potential routes located in the US, the UK, Canada, Mexico and...

Hyperloop One reveals winners of ten potential route proposals

US company Greenbrier produces 50,000th covered hopper railcar

US company Greenbrier produces 50,000th covered hopper railcar

Blast on London Underground train leaves several injured

An explosion that occurred on a Tube train at Parsons Green underground station in West London has injured several...

Blast on London Underground train leaves several injured

Bombardier upgrades Wuppertal station's signalling system in Germany

Bombardier upgrades Wuppertal station's signalling system in Germany

Deals this week: Metro Trains Melbourne (MTM), Vislink, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies

Metro Trains Melbourne (MTM) subsidiary MTR has secured a seven-year franchise from the Government of Victoria to operate and maintain the Melbourne train system in...

Deals this week: Metro Trains Melbourne (MTM), Vislink, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies

Sapphire wins Beijing metro extension contract

Sapphire has secured a rail engineering contract worth approximately RMB276m ($42.27m) for the second phase of the Beijing Metro's Changping Line in...

Sapphire wins Beijing metro extension contract

India approves doubling of Daund-Manmad railway line in Maharashtra

India's Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the 247.5km Daund-Manmad doubling project in the state of Maharashtra, which is expected to cost an estimated Rs20.8bn...

India approves doubling of Daund-Manmad railway line in Maharashtra
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