Latest News

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

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

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

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

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

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

Ontario to upgrade Stouffville GO corridor

The Government of Ontario in Canada plans to improve GO Transit network by upgrading Agincourt, Milliken and Unionville GO stations along the Stouffville GO...

Ontario to upgrade Stouffville GO corridor

New York unveils ‘Keep it Clean’ initiative to deter subway littering

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has launched the ‘Keep It Clean’ initiative to dissuade people from littering on the subway, which is a primary cause of flooding, fires and extensive delays for...

New York unveils ‘Keep it Clean’ initiative to deter subway littering

Bolton to Manchester rail service resumes after repair works

Bolton to Manchester rail service resumes after repair works

Thales wins third LRT project contract in Taiwan

Thales has secured a new contract from the China Steel Corporation (CSC) for the planned Ankeng Light Rail Transit (LRT) project in Taiwan, which forms a part of the wider transportation...

Thales wins third LRT project contract in Taiwan

ABB to install solar inverters at 750 Indian railway stations

ABB to install solar inverters at 750 Indian railway stations

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Port Freeport starts construction of rail project in US

Port Freeport starts construction of rail project in US