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Canadian Pacific urges use of inward-facing cameras in trains

Canadian Pacific urges use of inward-facing cameras in trains

CoSMo and Alstom partner to develop application for rail system efficiency

Technology company CoSMo and France-based Alstom have collaborated to develop a new application to improve the efficiency of global rail systems. ...

CoSMo and Alstom partner to develop application for rail system efficiency

UK scientists develop app to help rail companies ensure a smooth ride

UK scientists develop app to help rail companies ensure a smooth ride

Alstom installs Atlas 200 technology on Network Rail's test trains

Alstom installs Atlas 200 technology on Network Rail's test trains

Mitsubishi develops circuit-interruption technology for railway power supplies

Japanese electrical equipment manufacturing company Mitsubishi Electric has developed a new circuit-interruption technology for railway power-supply...

Mitsubishi develops circuit-interruption technology for railway power supplies

SBB uses Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform for freight network

Swiss railway firm Schweizerische Bundesbahnen (SBB) has deployed the Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform as the cornerstone of its IT modernisation programme....

SBB uses Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform for freight network

Ansaldo STS wins contract for Australia's Forrestfield-Airport Link rail extension

Ansaldo STS has secured a A$44m ($33.3m) contract from Salini Impregilo-NRW joint venture (SINRW) to deliver the complete signalling and telecommunications system for the A$1.86bn...

Ansaldo STS wins contract for Australia's Forrestfield-Airport Link rail extension

Imperial College and 10:10 partner on project for solar panels on trains

The UK's Imperial College London and charity 10:10 have collaborated on the Renewable Traction Power project to investigate using track-side solar panels to run trains....

Imperial College and 10:10 partner on project for solar panels on trains

Indian Railways to invest in new technology for passenger safety

Indian Railways has announced plans to invest in new technologies to boost passenger safety and reduce dependence on manual systems, following a recent spate of train accidents in Kanpur. ...

Indian Railways to invest in new technology for passenger safety

Alstom to acquire UK’s Nomad Digital

Alstom to acquire UK’s Nomad Digital

Masabi introduces new mobile ticketing software development kit

UK-based technology company Masabi has introduced its new mobile ticketing JustRide Software Development Kit (SDK) for the transport industry....

Masabi introduces new mobile ticketing software development kit

Petards wins eyeTrain CCTV systems supply contract from Siemens

UK security and surveillance systems developer Petards has won a contract to supply its eyeTrain CCTV systems to Siemens Mobility Division....

Petards wins eyeTrain CCTV systems supply contract from Siemens

Swiss FOT approves Bombardier Traxx trains for Gotthard Base rail tunnel

Swiss FOT approves Bombardier Traxx trains for Gotthard Base rail tunnel

Norfolk Southern’s safety train reaches 1,926 first responders across rail network

US-based Norfolk Southern's safety train has completed its 2016 tour, training 1,926 first responders in 18 cities in 13 states across its rail network. ...

Norfolk Southern’s safety train reaches 1,926 first responders across rail network

ABB to supply 1,600 traction transformers to Alstom

ABB to supply 1,600 traction transformers to Alstom

UK awards £900m contracts for Phase I of HS2 project

The UK Government has awarded contracts worth £900m for enabling Phase I works of the High-Speed 2 (HS2) project linking London with the West Midlands....

UK awards £900m contracts for Phase I of HS2 project

Skanska and partners win £453m contract for Waterloo and South West Upgrade

Skanska and partners win £453m contract for Waterloo and South West Upgrade

Deals this week: Active Railway Signalling, Alstom

As a part of the Andrews Labor Government’s A$50m ($38m) safer country crossings programme, a A$8.2m ($6m) upgrade contract has been awarded to Active Railway Signalling (ARS) by the Government...

Deals this week: Active Railway Signalling, Alstom

Deals this week: Siemens, Hitachi Rail

The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) has ordered 45 S70-light rail vehicles (LRVs) from Siemens for operation on its Mid-Coast Trolley expansion line and on the under-construction...

Deals this week: Siemens, Hitachi Rail

M&As this week: Giffen Holdings, Genesee & Wyoming (G&W)

Rail signalling and electrical building services provider Giffen Holdings has been acquired by infrastructure engineering firm Renew for £5m ($6.23m) in issued share capital....

M&As this week: Giffen Holdings, Genesee & Wyoming (G&W)

Artesyn's ControlSafe Expansion Box Platform gains SIL4 certification

Artesyn Embedded Technologies has secured Safety Integrity Level 4 (SIL4) certification for its ControlSafe Expansion Box Platform with EXB software used for train control and rail signalling....

Artesyn's ControlSafe Expansion Box Platform gains SIL4 certification
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