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Deals this week: Republic of Moldova, Asian Development Bank, Angel Trains

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is to provide a €50m ($55.95m) in funding to the Republic of Moldova for the modernisation and improvement of the railway network and rolling stock in the country....

Deals this week: Republic of Moldova, Asian Development Bank, Angel Trains

M&As this week: Versarien, Wabtec

Versarien plc has completed the acquisition of AAC Cyroma Limited from its shareholders Steve Clements (15%) and The Breakfast Club 2000 Ltd (85%)....

M&As this week: Versarien, Wabtec

Deals this week: Granite Construction, Bombardier Transportation, Siemens

The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation of Hawaii has appointed a joint venture (JV) comprising Granite Construction Company, Shimmick Construction and Traylor Bros to design and...

Deals this week: Granite Construction, Bombardier Transportation, Siemens

29% of UK young adults distracted by mobile phones when crossing railways

Almost a third of young adults questioned in the UK have admitted to using their mobile phones when encountering railway level crossings, according to new figures from Network Rail....

29% of UK young adults distracted by mobile phones when crossing railways

Nomad Digital to provide WiFi for new Arriva Flirt trains in Netherlands

Connectivity solutions provider Nomad Digital has partnered with Swiss-based train manufacturer Stadler to provide WiFi for 36 new Arriva Flirt trains in the Netherlands....

Nomad Digital to provide WiFi for new Arriva Flirt trains in Netherlands

Mitsubishi Electric to deliver railcar electrical equipment to China's CRRC Qingdao Sifang

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation has secured a contract from the CRRC Qingdao Sifang in China to deliver railcar electrical equipment. ...

Mitsubishi Electric to deliver railcar electrical equipment to China's CRRC Qingdao Sifang

JV team with Granite secures $875m design-build transit contract in Hawaii

A joint venture (JV) comprising Granite Construction Company, Shimmick Construction and Traylor Bros has been awarded the Airport Guideway and Stations Design-Build Contract by the...

JV team with Granite secures $875m design-build transit contract in Hawaii

Deals this week: Downer EDI Works, AB Transitio, Thales

Downer EDI Works has secured a contract from the NSW Government to upgrade Homebush Station on the main suburban line in Sydney....

Deals this week: Downer EDI Works, AB Transitio, Thales

Deals this week: Evolution Rail consortium, CAF

Evolution Rail consortium has been chosen by the state of Victoria in Australia to deliver the High-Capacity Metro Trains (HCMT) public-private partnership (PPP) project for the Melbourne...

Deals this week: Evolution Rail consortium, CAF

Deals this week: Astaldi JV, Škoda Transportation

A new €1bn ($1.12bn) contract to construct a major section of the Brenner Railway Tunnel in Italy has been awarded to an Astaldi-led joint venture that also comprises Ghella, Oberosler, COGEIS...

Deals this week: Astaldi JV, Škoda Transportation

Deals this week: China Railway Construction, Alstom, Huber+Suhner

Nigeria's Kano State Ministry of Works, Housing & Transport has awarded a $1.85bn contract to a China Railway Construction consortium. ...

Deals this week: China Railway Construction, Alstom, Huber+Suhner

Deals this week: Hitachi Rail Europe, Crossrail, and MyHSR

Hitachi Rail Europe (HRE) has awarded a three year contract to ISS Group, which is extendable up to five...

Deals this week: Hitachi Rail Europe, Crossrail, and MyHSR

Deals this week: Transport for NSW, CAF Mexico, and Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board

Transport for NSW (TfNSW) has awarded a new construction and maintenance contract to RailConnect New South Wales (NSW), a joint venture (JV) of Hyundai Rotem, Mitsubishi Electric Australia, and...

Deals this week: Transport for NSW, CAF Mexico, and Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board

Report: Rail and energy sector to drive Spanish construction industry growth

The output value of the Spanish construction industry is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.42% from 2016 to 2020 says a Timetric...

Report: Rail and energy sector to drive Spanish construction industry growth

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: Rail and road infrastructure projects to support the growth of the construction industry in France

The French construction industry is expected to recover after a weak phase aided by investments in rail and road infrastructure projects, says a Timetric...

Report: Rail and road infrastructure projects to support the growth of the construction industry in France

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

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

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