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UK's SWT franchise awarded to MTR JV

The First-MTR South Western Trains joint venture between the UK's FirstGroup and Hong Kong's MTR has been awarded the franchise to run South West Trains (SWT) for seven years from August....

UK's SWT franchise awarded to MTR JV

LTA and SMRT to trial new signalling system on NSL

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) of Singapore and SMRT are set to trial a new signalling system on the North-South Line (NSL) during an hour of passenger service....

LTA and SMRT to trial new signalling system on NSL

Network Rail to start platform upgrade works at Bolton station

Network Rail to start platform upgrade works at Bolton station

Victoria unveils new Frankston railway station design

Victoria unveils new Frankston railway station design

IO and Metrolinx seek parties for Lakeshore East-East Corridor Expansion

IO and Metrolinx seek parties for Lakeshore East-East Corridor Expansion

China Railway to build 64 railcars for Metro

China Railway Rolling Stock has secured a $647m contract to build 64 new railcars for the US Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s (Metro) Red and Purple lines....

China Railway to build 64 railcars for Metro

Axalta to provide power coating for Metro Line 17 in Shanghai, China

Axalta-Huajia Coatings is set to join forces with engineering company Shazc Group to coat the sound barriers installed on new Metro Line 17 in Shanghai, China....

Axalta to provide power coating for Metro Line 17 in Shanghai, China

UK’s TfWM to take over Midland Metro trams operations

UK’s TfWM to take over Midland Metro trams operations

US ConnDOT to upgrade Noroton Heights Railroad Station platforms

The Connecticut Department of Transportation (ConnDOT) in the US has announced plans to replace the Noroton Heights Railroad Station platforms in...

US ConnDOT to upgrade Noroton Heights Railroad Station platforms

RMT to hold strikes on UK rail networks

UK rail workers union RMT has announced that its members plan to launch strikes on networks over plans to cut train guards on certain services....

RMT to hold strikes on UK rail networks

TfGM unveils plans to enhance Greater Manchester's local rail stations

The UK's Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) has unveiled plans to transform Greater Manchester’s local rail stations into community hubs....

TfGM unveils plans to enhance Greater Manchester's local rail stations

BAM wins train depot construction contract from Stadler

BAM wins train depot construction contract from Stadler

Bombardier's Dandenong plant rolls-out new E-Class trams for Victoria

Bombardier's Dandenong plant rolls-out new E-Class trams for Victoria

Australia's IRT and Indian Railways to set-up R&D centre

Monash University’s Institute of Railway Technology (IRT) in Australia has signed an agreement with Indian Railways to assist in establishing a new research and development institute to support...

Australia's IRT and Indian Railways to set-up R&D centre

RDG says 6,400 more trains to run on UK rail network

Rail Delivery Group (RDG) has announced that 6,400 extra trains will run across the UK’s railway network every week by 2021....

RDG says 6,400 more trains to run on UK rail network

CRRC Sifang America begins construction on $100m Chicago rail car assembly plant

China-based CRRC's US subsidiary CRRC Sifang America has started construction on a $100m plant that will build cars for Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) in the...

CRRC Sifang America begins construction on $100m Chicago rail car assembly plant

CSX and Schneider sign rail service deal

CSX and Schneider sign rail service deal

Ottawa to proceed with Stage 2 LRT project

Ottawa City Council in Canada has approved proceeding with the Stage 2 project to bring light-rail transit (LRT) to communities in the east, the west and the south...

Ottawa to proceed with Stage 2 LRT project

Queensland releases action plan to fix trains

The Government of Queensland has released its action plan for fixing trains and reforming Queensland Rail in Australia....

Queensland releases action plan to fix trains

Trimble and Railhead to integrate on-board video to boost railway productivity

Trimble and Railhead to integrate on-board video to boost railway productivity

US Illinois DoT awards fleet management contract to SNC-Lavalin

Canadian engineering services company SNC-Lavalin's Rail & Transit team has secured a fleet management contract from the Illinois Department of Transportation in the US....

US Illinois DoT awards fleet management contract to SNC-Lavalin
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