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UK DfT grants £59.8m for Midland Metro extension

The UK Department for Transport (DfT) has agreed to provide £59.8m for a Midland Metro tram route extension, which is expected to link Birmingham city centre with Edgbaston and the city's...

UK DfT grants £59.8m for Midland Metro extension

Foundation stone set to be laid for bullet train project in India

The foundation stone for India's first bullet train project is set to be laid near Sabarmati railway station this...

Foundation stone set to be laid for bullet train project in India

Deals this week: Bombardier Transportation, Thales

Bombardier Transportation has been awarded a $143.7m contract by London Underground (LU) as part of the Central Line Improvement Programme...

Deals this week: Bombardier Transportation, Thales

Thameslink retires final Class 319 train in UK

Thameslink retires final Class 319 train in UK

Škoda Transportation to deliver 20 double-decker coaches to VR

Škoda Transportation to deliver 20 double-decker coaches to VR

US DoT instructs all states to establish FTA-certified SSO programme

The US Department of Transportation's (DoT) Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has notified all states with operational rail systems to establish an FTA-certified State Safety Oversight...

US DoT instructs all states to establish FTA-certified SSO programme

Queensland's Cross River Rail project set for delivery under PPP

An underground rail line project in Brisbane that forms a major part of Queensland's A$5.4bn ($4.27bn) Cross River Rail development is set to be delivered under a private-public partnership...

Queensland's Cross River Rail project set for delivery under PPP

HS2 seeks construction teams for London stations

High Speed Two (HS2), the company responsible for the development of the UK's high-speed rail network, has launched a bidding process for construction teams to assist in the delivery of...

HS2 seeks construction teams for London stations

Amtrak unveils new Siemens Charger locomotives for US Midwest operations

Amtrak unveils new Siemens Charger locomotives for US Midwest operations

Fluor-led JV begins construction on $5.6bn Purple Line project in US

Fluor-led JV begins construction on $5.6bn Purple Line project in US

Network Rail reopens Waterloo station after upgrade works

Network Rail reopens Waterloo station after upgrade works

London Underground awards $143.7m equipment supply contract

London Underground (LU) has awarded a deal worth roughly $143.7m to Bombardier Transportation for new motors and traction control equipment for its Central line train...

London Underground awards $143.7m equipment supply contract

NIB to finance modernisation of VAS' locomotives in Latvia

NIB to finance modernisation of VAS' locomotives in Latvia

Québec to invest $263m in new underground train garage

The Government of Québec in Canada is set to invest C$330m ($263m) for the construction of an underground garage for trains at Côte-Vertu station in...

Québec to invest $263m in new underground train garage

Thales to deliver automatic fare collection system for Bangkok Metro’s Blue Line

French company Thales has secured a contract from Bangkok Expressway Metro Public Company (BEM) and CH Karnchang Public Company (CK) to supply an automatic fare collection (AFC) system for...

Thales to deliver automatic fare collection system for Bangkok Metro’s Blue Line

Deals this week: City of Houston, Bombardier NUG Propulsion System

The City of Houston has entered an agreement with Texas Central to develop a high-speed bullet train system between Houston and North...

Deals this week: City of Houston, Bombardier NUG Propulsion System

GyM concludes $316m financial closing for Peru’s Lima Metro Line 1 expansion

GyM Ferrovías has concluded financial closing of the Lima Metro Line 1 expansion project in...

GyM concludes $316m financial closing for Peru’s Lima Metro Line 1 expansion

Alstom to renew signalling systems at four stations in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Alstom has secured a contract to modernise the signalling system of four stations along the Sarmiento line in Buenos Aires,...

Alstom to renew signalling systems at four stations in Buenos Aires, Argentina

OHL wins €215m contract to modernise Lund-Arlöv line in Sweden

Spanish engineering company OHL and its joint venture (JV) partner NCC have secured a contract worth almost €215m from the Swedish Transport Administration (Trafikverket) to upgrade the...

OHL wins €215m contract to modernise Lund-Arlöv line in Sweden

4TRANSIT JV wins $238m Metrolinx contract for Regional Express Rail programme

The 4TRANSIT joint venture (JV) has secured a C$300m ($238m) contract to provide technical advisory services for two major work packages tendered under Metrolinx's ten-year Regional Express...

4TRANSIT JV wins $238m Metrolinx contract for Regional Express Rail programme

UK's Ely-Peterborough line reopens following repair works

UK's Ely-Peterborough line reopens following repair works