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MTR opens Phase II East Section of Beijing Metro Line 14

Hong Kong's Mass Transit Railway (MTR) has commissioned the 14.8km Phase II East Section of Beijing Metro Line 14 to serve commuters in the Chinese...

MTR opens Phase II East Section of Beijing Metro Line 14

Mexico to relaunch bidding process for $3.75bn high-speed train contract

The Mexican Government has decided to relaunch the bidding process for $3.75bn high-speed train contract that was scrapped in November...

Mexico to relaunch bidding process for $3.75bn high-speed train contract

London's Charing Cross station reopened after fire accident

London's Charing Cross station in the UK has been reopened after remaining closed for two hours on Sunday due to fire in the front carriage of a Southeastern...

London's Charing Cross station reopened after fire accident

London Underground’s Northern line extension threatens Kennington Park bees

The extension of London Underground's Northern Line would result in the displacement of Kennington Park's Bee Urban community beekeeping and education centre, putting thousands of bees at...

London Underground’s Northern line extension threatens Kennington Park bees

ABB to deliver engineering equipments for Ethiopia's railway project

Power and automation technologies provider ABB has received a $16m contract to provide traction substations and auxiliary power supply for a new rail corridor in...

ABB to deliver engineering equipments for Ethiopia's railway project

Dubai Tram officially opens for passenger services

Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has officially opened Dubai Tram for passenger services, which will initially run across 10.6km and connect 11 stations in the...

Dubai Tram officially opens for passenger services

UK Transport Secretary approves LU’s Northern line extension to Battersea

UK Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin has approved the £1bn extension of London Underground's Northern line from Kennington to Battersea through Nine...

UK Transport Secretary approves LU’s Northern line extension to Battersea

Bombardier and CSR Nanjing form JV to develop Innovia Monorail and APM

Bombardier Transportation has entered into a joint venture (JV) agreement with Chinese CSR Nanjing Puzhen to develop and manufacture Innovia vehicles for urban and airport transit systems in...

Bombardier and CSR Nanjing form JV to develop Innovia Monorail and APM

Škoda Transportation delivers bi-directional tram in Bratislava, Slovakia

European manufacturer Škoda Transportation has delivered the first bi-directional ForCity Plus tram to Bratislava Transportation in...

Škoda Transportation delivers bi-directional tram in Bratislava, Slovakia

Mexico cancels $3.75bn high-speed rail project contract with China

Mexico has scrapped the $3.75bn contract with Chinese-led consortium for the construction of a high-speed passenger rail link between Mexico City and the central city of Queretaro....

Mexico cancels $3.75bn high-speed rail project contract with China

Bombardier contracted to maintain NJ Transit’s River Line light rail system

Rail manufacturer Bombardier Transportation has been contracted by New Jersey Transit Corporation (NJ Transit) in the US to deliver operations and maintenance services for its River Line light...

Bombardier contracted to maintain NJ Transit’s River Line light rail system

Munich Transport’s Siemens Avenio LRV enters revenue service

The new Siemens-built Avenio low-floor light rail vehicle (LRV) for the Munich Public Transportation Company (MVG) has started revenue service on tram Line 19 from St Veit Strasse to...

Munich Transport’s Siemens Avenio LRV enters revenue service

California Blue Line station to undergo major renovation programme

The California Blue Line station is set to undergo a major renovation programme from 4 September to 16 October, as part of the Chicago Transit Authority's (CTA) 'Your New Blue' upgrade project...

California Blue Line station to undergo major renovation programme

Network Rail opens new platforms at London Bridge station

UK infrastructure operator Network Rail has opened two new platforms at London Bridge Station after completing nine days of renovation...

Network Rail opens new platforms at London Bridge station

Alstom opens new Citadis tram line in Le Mans, France

French train manufacturer Alstom has opened a second Citadis tram line in Le Mans, France, in a move to expand the city's tram network and the Citadis...

Alstom opens new Citadis tram line in Le Mans, France

Bombardier opens new Kuala Lumpur hub to support rail projects

Bombardier Transportation has opened a new Kuala Lumpur (KL) hub in Malaysia, in a bid to support the rail projects in Malaysia and the Asia-Pacific region....

Bombardier opens new Kuala Lumpur hub to support rail projects

Indian Government approves permit of 100% FDI in railways

The Indian Government has notified the permit of 100% foreign direct invest (FDI) in railways, in a bid to boost the sector's infrastructure in the...

Indian Government approves permit of 100% FDI in railways

Newag to supply trains for Polish suburban light rail line

Polish train manufacturer Newag has signed a contract with Warsaw Commuter Rail (WKD) to supply six new electric multiple units, which will operate on the Warszawska Kolej Dojazdowa suburban...

Newag to supply trains for Polish suburban light rail line

New York MTA announces safety recommendations for Metro-North Railroad

New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority's (MTA) blue ribbon panel of transportation experts has announced the final recommendations for rail safety on three railroad operations in the...

New York MTA announces safety recommendations for Metro-North Railroad

China plans to construct undersea railway tunnel to connect provincial capitals

China is reportedly planning to construct an undersea railway tunnel to operate high-speed bullet trains, in a bid to connect Beijing with all of the provincial capitals in the...

China plans to construct undersea railway tunnel to connect provincial capitals

China Railway to upgrade Saudi Railways' freight line in Riyadh

Saudi Railways Organization (SRO) has signed a $32.8m contract with a subsidiary of China Railway Construction for the renewal of a 78.4km freight line between Dammam and...

China Railway to upgrade Saudi Railways' freight line in Riyadh