Bombardier Transportation has secured a contract to provide logistics services for Italian train operator Trenitalia’s ETR500 very high-speed train fleet.
The UK's High Speed 2 (HS2) has launched a search for a contractor to design, deliver and maintain around 300 lifts and escalators for four new stations.
The Saipem-led Cepav due consortium has been assigned by railway infrastructure manager Rete Ferroviaria Italiana to advance with the second construction lot for a high-speed railroad section in the country.
The US state of California has approved the allocation of $600m in tax-exempt bonds for Virgin Train USA’s XpressWest, a proposed high-speed rail project.
The UK Department for Transport (DfT) has given the 'Notice to Proceed' for the construction of High Speed 2 (HS2) rail project that will connect London, Birmingham and Leeds.
Spanish rail operator Renfe has collaborated with Talgo has refitted three high-speed trains to make them capable of transporting Covid-19 patients, if necessary.
Finnish technology company Teleste has received a contract to provide an onboard solution for Alstom’s Avelia Horizon high-speed trains.
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.