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Bombardier secures contract to build 112 new Chinese high-speed train cars

Bombardier’s Chinese joint venture has secured a new contract worth CNY1.6bn ($248m) to build 112 new standard high-speed train cars for China’s high-speed rail network.

CP signs agreement to buy ownership of Detroit River Tunnel Partnership

Canadian Pacific (CP) has signed an agreement to buy complete ownership of the Detroit River Tunnel Partnership.

West Midlands announces plans submission for new Moseley Rail Station

The West Midlands Rail Executive (WMRE) in the UK has announced the submission of plans for a new Moseley Railway Station to Birmingham City Council, as part of the reopening of Camp Hill railway line to passengers.

Victoria removes congested level crossing to ease rail traffic

Australia’s Victoria Government has removed level crossing number 35 at the Toorak Road six months ahead of schedule to ease rail traffic in Melbourne.

Covid-19: Dubai to temporarily suspend metro and tram services

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai has decided to suspend metro, tram and marine transport services to carry out a disinfection drive to limit the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19).

Vossloh secures rail fasteners supply contract in UAE

Vossloh has secured a new contract for the supply of turnouts and rail fasteners for stage two of the railway line of the Gulf Cooperation Council in the UAE.

Coronavirus Covid-19: MBTA enhances sanitation schedule at stations

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) in the US has announced additional measures to enhance the sanitation schedule in its subways and commuter railway stations to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) and ensure commuter safety.