First State Investments (FSI) has closed the acquisition of Patriot Rail and Ports from SteelRiver Infrastructure Partners.
French rail firm SNCF, SNCB and Patina Rail have proposed the merger of Eurostar and Thalys under a project dubbed Green Speed.
Swedish train haulage provider and EQT Infrastructure II portfolio company Hector Rail Group has signed a definitive agreement to divest its British subsidiary GB Railfreight to Infracapital.
French engineering and consulting group Systra has acquired British multidisciplinary engineering firm TSP Projects, which has a considerable presence in the rail sector.
OmniTRAX has agreed to buy Cleveland Commercial Railroad (CCRL) and its wholly owned subsidiary Cleveland Harbor Belt Railroad (CHB) for an undisclosed sum.
German rail technology company Vossloh has reached an agreement to sell its locomotives business to Chinese rolling stock manufacturer CRRC Zhuzhou Locomotive.
Siemens Mobility and public transport operator Wiener Linien have unveiled Vienna metro’s first painted car body at the former’s plant in Austria.
BRX Transportation Holdings has completed its previously announced acquisition of Pioneer Railcorp, a US-based railway holding company.
Greenbrier has completed the acquisition of the manufacturing business of American Railcar Industries (ARI) from ITE Management, an affiliate of ITE Rail Fund.
Swiss-Swedish multinational corporation ABB has won traction equipment orders worth more than $140m from Swiss rolling stock manufacturer Stadler.