All articles by Srivani Venna

Srivani Venna

India’s Delhi Metro introduces software to oversee progress of work

The Delhi Metro’s new software will help to monitor all the stages of project planning and implementation.

India invests in Jaynagar-Bijalpura-Bardibas railway project extension

The Indian Government has invested around Rs5.5bn ($74.97m) for the 17km extension of the 68.72km Jaynagar-Bijalpura-Bardibas Indo-Nepal railway project.

Vossloh Nordic Switch Systems wins order for turnouts monitoring

Rail technology company Vossloh’s Swedish subsidiary Vossloh Nordic Switch Systems has secured a multi-year order from Trafikverket for data-based condition monitoring of turnouts in the country.

HCC wins contracts from Northeast Frontier Railway

India-based Hindustan Construction Company (HCC) has secured Rs2.36bn ($31.8m) orders in two separate contracts from the Northeast Frontier Railway.

Bangladesh starts construction on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Railway Bridge

Bangladesh has started construction on the dual-gauge, double-track Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Railway Bridge over the Jamuna River.

HS2 publishes new designs for Canterbury Works vent shaft headhouse

The UK’s HS2 has published updated designs for the Canterbury Works vent shaft headhouse and compound, which will provide ventilation to the high-speed rail line for the 4.5-mile-long Euston Tunnel between Euston and Old Oak Common.

Shift2Rail signs MoU to promote rail industry research

European rail public-private partnership Shift2Rail has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Permanent Secretariat of the Transport Community for promoting international cooperation in research and innovation (R&I) for the rail industry.

Network Rail to extend restoration works on Barmouth Viaduct

The UK’s Network Rail is set to extend the £25m upgrade restoration of the Grade II listed Barmouth Viaduct by 48 hours to accelerate works during the firebreak lockdown.

DMRC takes delivery of 800th MOVIA metro car from Bombardier

India’s Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has taken delivery of its 800th MOVIA metro car from Bombardier Transportation.

Construction work starts on hydrogen filling station in Germany

Alstom, along with Infraserv Höchst, has announced the start of construction work on a hydrogen filling station in Industriepark Höchst in Germany.