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Deals this week: Hill International, Downer EDI

A joint venture of Astad Engineering Consultancy and Project Management (20%), and Hill International (80%), which provides project management services for the Doha Metro’s Green line, have won...

Deals this week: Hill International, Downer EDI

Report: Iran’s construction industry set to grow with international sanctions lifted

The output value in real terms of the construction industry in Iran is set to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.34% from 2016 to 2020 according to a Timetric...

Report: Iran’s construction industry set to grow with international sanctions lifted

Deals this week: CAF, Alpiq, Bombardier, Vossloh Locomotives, and MTR

CAF has won a €353m contract to supply 43 trainsets for the Brussels Metro over a period of 12 years, with an option to increase the order size to up to 90...

Deals this week: CAF, Alpiq, Bombardier, Vossloh Locomotives, and MTR

M&As this week: Greenbrier Companies and Loram

Greenbrier Companies has acquired a 19.5% stake in Bazil-based castings and components manufacturer Amsted-Maxion...

M&As this week: Greenbrier Companies and Loram

Deals this week: Land Transport Authority (LTA), Getzner Werkstoffe, and First Transit

Land Transport Authority (LTA) of Singapore and Mastercard have partnered to launch a trial for a new account-based ticketing system by the end of this...

Deals this week: Land Transport Authority (LTA), Getzner Werkstoffe, and First Transit

Deals this Week: Alstom, CAF, and Concord Corporation

Alstom has secured a €800m ($881.84m) rolling stock supply contract from Nederlandse Spoorwegen...

Deals this Week: Alstom, CAF, and Concord Corporation

Report: South Korea’s growing rail network to boost the country’s construction industry

The South Korean construction industry is projected to grow at an annual average growth rate of 2.41% in real terms from 2016 to 2020, according to a report by Timetric....

Report: South Korea’s growing rail network to boost the country’s construction industry

Deals this week: Bombardier Transportation, Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane, and Alstom

Bombardier Transportation has announced a partnership with Ukrainian Railways...

Deals this week: Bombardier Transportation, Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane, and Alstom

Report: Algerian construction industry driven by rail, road, and airport infrastructure investment

The construction industry in Algeria is projected to expand due to investments in road, rail, and airport infrastructure, reveals a Timetric...

Report: Algerian construction industry driven by rail, road, and airport infrastructure investment

Deals this week: Alstom, HSH Nordbank, UGL, and Rhaetian Railway

Alstom has received a contract worth $44m for the supply of traction systems for Line 3 of the Chengdu Metro in...

Deals this week: Alstom, HSH Nordbank, UGL, and Rhaetian Railway

Report: Multi-billion dollar rail investments made to help Australia’s construction industry

A recent report by Timetric reveals investment in infrastructure projects for rail and road will benefit Australia's stagnant construction industry....

Report: Multi-billion dollar rail investments made to help Australia’s construction industry

Deals this week: CRRC Nanjing Puzhen Rail Transport (NPRT) and EDI Rail Bombardier Transportation

CRRC Nanjing Puzhen Rail Transport (NPRT) has been awarded four contracts for the supply of metro trains and trams in...

Deals this week: CRRC Nanjing Puzhen Rail Transport (NPRT) and EDI Rail Bombardier Transportation

Report: Saudi Arabia’s construction industry to benefit from multi-billion dollar railway investment

The construction industry in Saudi Arabia is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 7.05% from 2016 to 2020. This is an increase from 6.35% in 2015, according to a report by Timetric....

Report: Saudi Arabia’s construction industry to benefit from multi-billion dollar railway investment

Deals this week: Mermec, Siemens, and Summa Group

Mermec has secured a ten-year contract with a five-year extension option from the Finnish Transport Agency to provide measurement and inspection systems for a 5,960km railway line beginning...

Deals this week: Mermec, Siemens, and Summa Group

Deals this week: Twitter, Deutsche Bahn, CH2M

The UK's Transport for London (TfL) has partnered with social networking service provider Twitter on a pilot passenger alert service to keep customers informed regarding delays on the...

Deals this week: Twitter, Deutsche Bahn, CH2M

Queensland to invest $467m in new signalling system

Queensland's Government is set to invest A$634m ($467m) over the next eight years to fund a new rail signalling system ready for Brisbane's Cross River Rail...

Queensland to invest $467m in new signalling system

Deutsche Bahn signs two MoUs to expand presence in China’s rail market

German rail company Deutsche Bahn has signed two memoranda of understanding (MoU) in Dalian in a bid to increase its presence within the Chinese rail...

Deutsche Bahn signs two MoUs to expand presence in China’s rail market

Knorr-Bremse opens production facility in China

German company Knorr-Bremse has opened an expanded rail vehicle systems production facility and testing center in Suzhou, China....

Knorr-Bremse opens production facility in China

Report: Rail projects to play a key role in improving Canada’s construction industry outlook

The construction industry in Canada is forecast to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.13% in real terms by 2020, despite shrinking by 1.7% in 2015, says a report by...

Report: Rail projects to play a key role in improving Canada’s construction industry outlook

GWR leases new Bombardier class trains from Porterbrook

UK-based First Group's subsidiary Great Western Railway (GWR) has finalised a contract with Porterbrook to lease 37 Class Bombardier 387 Electrostar trains in addition to the eight sets already...

GWR leases new Bombardier class trains from Porterbrook

Deals this week: DFCCIL, European Locomotive leasing, and Scomi

Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India (DFCCIL) has awarded a contract worth $126.9m to L&T-Instalaciones Inabensa consortium for the design and construction of the 1,856km...

Deals this week: DFCCIL, European Locomotive leasing, and Scomi