US-based construction firm Jacobs Engineering Group has secured a contract for new high-speed railway lines planned between Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö in Sweden.
Transport operator FirstGroup has announced the opening of the long-delayed Worcestershire Parkway station in Norton, UK, delivering increased connectivity to London, the Midlands and South Wales.
US Congressman Jim Costa has presented a new legislation that would provide $32bn to federally designated high-speed rail corridors.
UK-based rail company Bombardier and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to sell the former’s rail business to Alstom in France.
Thales has secured a 48-month long contract to maintain traffic control facilities on the Madrid-Seville and Córdoba-Málaga high speed lines in Spain.
South Korea's SG Rail has chosen Ricardo Rail to provide system engineering support services for Line A of the Great Train eXpress (GTX) project.
Texas Central has signed an early contract involvement (ECI) agreement with the Mass. Electric Construction Company for the Texas high-speed train.
Moscow has opened the first two lines of the Moscow Central Diameters for public use on 21 November.
Charlotte City Council in North Carolina has awarded a $50 million contract to engineering firm WSP USA to design the Silver Line light rail project.
British high-speed rail link HS2 could cost more than its current price of £88bn - almost three times its original estimate of £33bn - but must still go ahead, a...