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Kapsch successfully installs GSM-R technology on two routes in Czech Republic

Rail radio communication systems provider Kapsch has successfully installed GSM-R technology on two rail routes in the Czech...

Kapsch successfully installs GSM-R technology on two routes in Czech Republic

DB Netz selects Züblin and HOCHTIEF joint venture for Rastatt rail tunnel

Germany-based Deutsche Bahn subsidiary DB Netz has commissioned a Züblin and HOCHTIEF joint venture to build a rail tunnel in Rastatt,...

DB Netz selects Züblin and HOCHTIEF joint venture for Rastatt rail tunnel

Network Rail undertakes study on reinstated railway between Bletchley and Claydon

The UK's Network Rail is set to conduct a study on how to improve safety on the planned reinstated railway between Bletchley and...

Network Rail undertakes study on reinstated railway between Bletchley and Claydon

US DoT funds $4.7bn Red-Purple Line Modernization Project in Chicago

The US Department of Transportation (DoT) has granted $35m in funding to the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) for its $4.7bn Red-Purple Line Modernization...

US DoT funds $4.7bn Red-Purple Line Modernization Project in Chicago

Network Rail to upgrade Blackpool rail line in north-west England

Network Rail has announced plans for additional investment to improve the rail line between Preston and Blackpool North, in order to provide better services in north-west...

Network Rail to upgrade Blackpool rail line in north-west England

Transnet secures $557.7m funding guarantee to buy US locomotives

South African rail operator Transnet has secured a $557.7m funding guarantee with US export credit agency US-Exim for the purchase of more than 1,000...

Transnet secures $557.7m funding guarantee to buy US locomotives

UK Government plans Crossrail extension to Hertfordshire

The UK Government has launched a study into potential Crossrail extension that would provide faster rail services for passengers in...

UK Government plans Crossrail extension to Hertfordshire

SRO signs first phase of doubling Dammam to Riyadh freight mainline contract

Saudi Railways Organization (SRO) has signed a contract with a local firm to begin work on doubling the country's freight mainline, in a bid to increase capacity and meet private...

SRO signs first phase of doubling Dammam to Riyadh freight mainline contract

Jacobs to provide engineering services for light rail systems in Pennsylvania

US-based Jacobs Engineering Group has secured a contract from the Port Authority of Allegheny County in Pennsylvania, US, to offer engineering design services for light rail transit...

Jacobs to provide engineering services for light rail systems in Pennsylvania

Alstom and Huawei to test metro LTE technology

French train manufacturer Alstom and Huawei have launched the first live testing of a long-term evolution (LTE) multi-services broadband radio network technology for the metro...

Alstom and Huawei to test metro LTE technology

Union Pacific invests $11m to improve rail line between Colorado and Wyoming

Union Pacific Railroad has announced an $11m investment to bolster the rail line between LaSalle, Colorado, and Cheyenne, Wyoming,...

Union Pacific invests $11m to improve rail line between Colorado and Wyoming

Transmashholding completes TEM35 locomotive testing

Russian rail manufacturer Transmashholding has finished testing its TEM35 shunting diesel locomotive with a hybrid power...

Transmashholding completes TEM35 locomotive testing

Hitachi Rail to equip Class 37 locomotives with ETCS

Hitachi Rail Europe has signed a contract with the UK's Network Rail to install the European train control system (ETCS) on two Class 37...

Hitachi Rail to equip Class 37 locomotives with ETCS

INIT develops new DEPARTURESlive real-time app

Intelligent transportation systems supplier INIT has developed a new app that is designed to provide real-time information for public transport users such as supervisors, drivers or...

INIT develops new DEPARTURESlive real-time app

Korea Rail to conduct light rail project study in Paraguay

The Korea Rail Network Authority (KRNA) has secured a contract to carry out a feasibility study into a light rail project in Paraguay, marking its entry into the South American railway...

Korea Rail to conduct light rail project study in Paraguay

Northern cities in England plan railway improvements

Five cities in the north of England have announced plans to invest approximately £15bn to improve UK's transportation...

Northern cities in England plan railway improvements

Singapore's LTA to build new MRT station on North-South Line

Singapore's Land Transport Authority (LTA) has announced plans to build a new mass rapid transit (MRT) station on the North-South...

Singapore's LTA to build new MRT station on North-South Line

Israel Railways issues tender for electric locomotive procurement

Israel Railways has invited bids for the procurement of 25kV 50Hz electric locomotives, as part of its electrification...

Israel Railways issues tender for electric locomotive procurement

Network Rail selects On:trac’s eTrac app to manage railway infrastructure

Gateshead-based IT firm On:trac has been selected by the UK's Network Rail to help plan and manage its railway infrastructure and improve staff...

Network Rail selects On:trac’s eTrac app to manage railway infrastructure

Siemens wins €145m train supply order from ÖBB

Siemens has secured an order worth around €145m from Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) to supply nine Railjet trains, which will operate on the Vienna-Salzburg western route and the route to...

Siemens wins €145m train supply order from ÖBB

UK's TfL awards £1.4bn Crossrail services contract to MTR

The UK Transport for London (TfL) has awarded a £1.4bn contract to MTR Corporation (MTR) to serve as a key partner in delivering the new Crossrail...

UK's TfL awards £1.4bn Crossrail services contract to MTR