All articles by Archana Rani

Archana Rani

Alstom opens new rail electrification equipment production site in Italy

The Valmadrera site is equipped to develop and manufacture power transmission components for railway, metro and tram lines.

Latvian firm wins Rail Baltica roadways contract

The Latvian company will build access roads in the Rail Baltica’s section Žeimiai-Šėta in Jonava-Kėdainiai districts.

Gateway Hudson Tunnel Project secures $292m in federal grant

The $292m Mega grant will be used by Amtrak to construct Hudson Yards Concrete Casing, Section 3.

Varamis launches fully-electric freight train for logistics services in UK

Intended to run between Scotland and the Midlands, the new service will focus on next day delivery of consumer goods.

Design works contract awarded for Rail Baltica Estonia stations 

The contract covers design for waiting platforms, overpasses, underpasses, parking lots, outdoor areas, as well as access roads.

ADCO to build new train station in Queensland, Australia

The Pimpama station will feature 40-bike lock-up enclosure, a pedestrian overpass, and approximately 380 car parks.

Construction work begins on Jurong Region Line in Singapore

To be opened in three stages from 2027 to 2029, the JRL is anticipated to improve connectivity in the country’s western part.

Rail Vision successfully demos AI-driven obstacle detection solution

During the trial, the system identified and provided the distance to people, cars, and rail equipment for the SD40 locomotive.

India’s DMRC to procure 312 coaches for Phase-IV priority corridors

For the extended sections of Line 7 (Pink Line) & Line 8 (Magenta Line), DMRC will purchase 234 standard gauge coaches.

Hytera, KTZ and BT Signal to jointly develop rail communication tech

Through a competence centre, the firms will advance railway communication systems for KTZ.