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Four officials suspended after train derailment kills 24 people in UP, India

Four railway officials were suspended and three others were sent on leave following a rail accident in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh (UP), which resulted in the deaths of 24 people and...

Four officials suspended after train derailment kills 24 people in UP, India

Victoria to introduce port-rail shuttle project

The Government of Victoria in Australia, in collaboration with the federal government, is set to introduce a port-rail shuttle project to improve rail connectivity between the Port of Melbourne...

Victoria to introduce port-rail shuttle project

Virgin debuts new high-speed Azuma train in Scotland

Virgin debuts new high-speed Azuma train in Scotland

Infrastructure Ontario and Metrolinx issue RFP for LRT project in Ontario

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a request for proposals (RFP) to three shortlisted teams in relation to the design, construction, financing, operations and maintenance of...

Infrastructure Ontario and Metrolinx issue RFP for LRT project in Ontario

Bombardier wins contracts for Chengdu and Chongqing metro lines in China

Bombardier NUG Propulsion System (BNP) has secured two contracts worth approximately CNY531m ($79m) from Chinese New United Group (NUG) to provide MITRAC propulsion and control equipment for...

Bombardier wins contracts for Chengdu and Chongqing metro lines in China

City of Houston and Texas Central sign deal to develop high-speed train

The City of Houston and railroad company Texas Central have signed an agreement to develop a new bullet train...

City of Houston and Texas Central sign deal to develop high-speed train

Union Cabinet of India approves new metro rail policy

The Government of India's Union Council of Ministers has approved a new policy regarding the expansion and regulation of metro rail...

Union Cabinet of India approves new metro rail policy

Deals this week: Jacobs Engineering Group, Sweco, Atkins

Jacobs Engineering Group has been selected as the reference design consultant (RDC) for the 350km-long Kuala Lumpur - Singapore High-Speed Rail project (KL-SG HSR), which is currently...

Deals this week: Jacobs Engineering Group, Sweco, Atkins

FlixBus and Leo Express re-launch Locomore services

Mobility platform FlixBus and private rail company Leo Express have collaborated to revive the services of the insolvent railway startup...

FlixBus and Leo Express re-launch Locomore services

Stadler names new EMU as SMILE

Stadler names new EMU as SMILE

Jacobs Engineering wins role in Kuala Lumpur to Singapore high-speed rail project

US-based Jacobs Engineering Group has secured the Reference Design Consultant (RDC) role for the Kuala Lumpur - Singapore High Speed Rail project (KL-SG HSR), which is currently under...

Jacobs Engineering wins role in Kuala Lumpur to Singapore high-speed rail project

Sweco contracted to modernise Stockholm Central Station

Sweco contracted to modernise Stockholm Central Station

Atkins wins East Anglia resignalling contract from Network Rail in UK

Engineering company Atkins has secured a £29m contract from Network Rail to carry out resignalling works along the 42km route from Norwich to Lowestoft via Great Yarmouth in East Anglia,...

Atkins wins East Anglia resignalling contract from Network Rail in UK

Bombardier to deliver driverless monorail system to Thailand

Bombardier to deliver driverless monorail system to Thailand

CP introduces direct rail service between Vancouver and Detroit

Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) has launched a direct rail transportation service between Vancouver in Canada and Detroit in the US in a bid to increase its reach to key...

CP introduces direct rail service between Vancouver and Detroit

Indian Railways to inaugurate new FIAT Rail Bogie Karkhana unit in Karnataka

Indian Railways to inaugurate new FIAT Rail Bogie Karkhana unit in Karnataka

London Mayor announces plans to boost connectivity

London is set to introduce several new measures to improve digital connectivity across the city and tackle areas of poor...

London Mayor announces plans to boost connectivity

AECOM and Network Rail to conduct independent review of Penn station

AECOM and Network Rail to conduct independent review of Penn station

Egypt train collision leaves 42 confirmed fatalities

Two passenger trains have collided near the coastal city of Alexandria, Egypt, causing 42 fatalities and injuring more than 133, according to the Egyptian Ministry of Health and...

Egypt train collision leaves 42 confirmed fatalities

Construction starts on Malaysia's $13bn East Coast Rail Link project

China and Malaysia have started construction on the $13bn East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project in Malaysia, which is being developed as a part of China's 'Belt and Road'...

Construction starts on Malaysia's $13bn East Coast Rail Link project

First track installed at Ontario's $4.1bn Eglinton Crosstown LRT in Canada

The first track for the C$5.3bn ($4.1bn) Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit (LRT) project has been installed, marking a significant step towards providing better transit services to...

First track installed at Ontario's $4.1bn Eglinton Crosstown LRT in Canada
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