All articles by Ranganathan


May’s top stories

French rolling stock manufacturer Alstom has started the production of passenger electric locomotives Prima M4 KZ4AT at its Kazakhstan facility in Nur-Sultan (Astana), and Sacyr-led Grupo Vía Central consortium (GVC) has received a contract to deliver the €735m Uruguay Central Railroad project. wraps up the key headlines from May 2019.

April’s top news stories

UK-based train operating company West Midlands Trains has deployed the first Vivarail-developed Class 230 D Train for commercial services. wraps up key news stories from April 2019.

March’s top news stories

PHAR Philippines and Trackmate Business Solutions have reportedly partnered to deploy a passenger information system on Metro Manila trains, and Alstom has won contracts worth over $101.1m to supply communication-based train control technology to India. wraps up key news stories from March 2019.

February’s top news stories

The European Commission blocked the proposed merger of Siemens and Alstom mobility businesses preventing the creation of a European rail business leader, and California is set to significantly reduce the scope of its $77.3bn high-speed rail project due to spiralling costs, delays and lack of transparency. wraps up key headlines from February 2019.