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Siemens to supply 15 current locomotives to Hector Rail

Siemens to supply 15 current locomotives to Hector Rail

HVLE orders 10 EURODUAL locomotives from Stadler

Germany-based rail freight operator Havelländische Eisenbahn (HVLE) has placed an order for ten six-axle EURODUAL locomotives in national configuration from Spain's Stadler Rail...

HVLE orders 10 EURODUAL locomotives from Stadler

CSX freight train derails, leaking 4,660gal of diesel

A US CSX freight train travelling from Albany to Georgia has derailed on the banks of New York's Hudson River and reportedly leaked 4,660gal of diesel, as well as spilled sulphuric acid....

CSX freight train derails, leaking 4,660gal of diesel

Norfolk Southern opens locomotive maintenance facility in Chicago, US

US-based Norfolk Southern (NS) has opened a new locomotive maintenance and repair facility in Chicago, intended to improve operational efficiency of trains that move through the country’s...

Norfolk Southern opens locomotive maintenance facility in Chicago, US

Kenya Railways takes delivery of 60 wagons

Kenya Railways has received its first batch of 1620-type wagons at the Port of...

Kenya Railways takes delivery of 60 wagons

ÖBB places order for Siemens 200 Vectron locomotives

ÖBB places order for Siemens 200 Vectron locomotives

GE delivers first set of Evolution Series locomotives to Pakistan Railways

GE delivers first set of Evolution Series locomotives to Pakistan Railways

Bombardier to supply Traxx MS locomotives to Captrain Deutschland

Bombardier to supply Traxx MS locomotives to Captrain Deutschland

Akiem gains electric and diesel locomotive maintenance provider mgw Service

French locomotive leasing firm Akiem has acquired Germany-based mgw Service, a company involved in electric and diesel locomotive...

Akiem gains electric and diesel locomotive maintenance provider mgw Service

DB Cargo and Toshiba partner to develop hybrid locomotives

DB Cargo, the rail freight division of German Rail, has entered into a technology partnership with Japan’s rail vehicle technology supplier Toshiba, for the joint development of hybrid...

DB Cargo and Toshiba partner to develop hybrid locomotives

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

Renfe awards €787m contract to Talgo for 15 Avril trains

Renfe awards €787m contract to Talgo for 15 Avril trains

CDPQ Infra adds three new stations to Canada’s REM project

Canada-based CDPQ Infra has announced the addition of three new stations for the Réseau électrique métropolitain (REM) project in Quebec....

CDPQ Infra adds three new stations to Canada’s REM project

Bombardier to operate AMT’s commuter rail fleet in Canada

Bombardier to operate AMT’s commuter rail fleet in Canada

Network Rail to get additional £10m for railway line resilience

Network Rail is to receive an additional £10m from the UK Government for protection works of the railway line from Exeter to Newton Abbot through Dawlish....

Network Rail to get additional £10m for railway line resilience

US MTA approves order for 94 rail cars for Metro-North Railroad’s New Haven Line

The US Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has approved an order for up to 94 additional new M8 rail cars for Metro-North Railroad’s New Haven...

US MTA approves order for 94 rail cars for Metro-North Railroad’s New Haven Line

Deals this week: Active Railway Signalling, Alstom

As a part of the Andrews Labor Government’s A$50m ($38m) safer country crossings programme, a A$8.2m ($6m) upgrade contract has been awarded to Active Railway Signalling (ARS) by the Government...

Deals this week: Active Railway Signalling, Alstom

Artesyn's ControlSafe Expansion Box Platform gains SIL4 certification

Artesyn Embedded Technologies has secured Safety Integrity Level 4 (SIL4) certification for its ControlSafe Expansion Box Platform with EXB software used for train control and rail signalling....

Artesyn's ControlSafe Expansion Box Platform gains SIL4 certification

M&As this week: Giffen Holdings, Genesee & Wyoming (G&W)

Rail signalling and electrical building services provider Giffen Holdings has been acquired by infrastructure engineering firm Renew for £5m ($6.23m) in issued share capital....

M&As this week: Giffen Holdings, Genesee & Wyoming (G&W)

Deals this week: Siemens, Hitachi Rail

The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) has ordered 45 S70-light rail vehicles (LRVs) from Siemens for operation on its Mid-Coast Trolley expansion line and on the under-construction...

Deals this week: Siemens, Hitachi Rail

Deals this week: Helsinki City Transport HKL, Siemens

Helsinki City Transport HKL is to buy 40 new trams with a €60m ($65.4m) loan from the Nordic Investment Bank (NIB)....

Deals this week: Helsinki City Transport HKL, Siemens
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