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Tenders for KL Line 2 due by end of 2015 KUALA Lumpur's Mass Rapid Transit Corporation (MRT) says it is plans to announce tenders for the Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit Line 2 project by the end of the year.
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EGYPT's National Authority for Tunnels (NAT) signed infrastructure contracts on February 25 for Phase 4A of metro Line 3, which will extend the line 5.7km from Haroun station in Heliopolis to Al-Nozha 1. Signalling, train control,...
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AT a meeting on February 17 Turin City Council approved the final design for the western extension of metro Line 1 from Fermi to Cascine Vica. The €340m project will be fully financed by the Italian...
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QATAR Railways sent a conditional letter of acceptance on February 20 to its preferred bidder for a turnkey contract to supply electrical and mechanical systems including rolling stock for the first phase of the Doha...
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Melbourne's Regional Rail Link project is set to transform rail travel in the city when it is completed later this year. The project offers valuable project management lessons to other undertakings in Australia and around...
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Labelled the endless city, China's Pearl River Delta comprises an almost continuous conurbation. As Hans-Ulrich Riedel explains, a vast network of metro, light rail and high-speed lines is being developed to serve the 45 million...
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KUALA Lumpur's Mass Rapid Transit Corporation (MRT) says it is plans to announce tenders for the Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit Line 2 project by the end of the year.The Ringgits 23bn ($US 6.43bn) MRT...
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THE board of Ile-de-France transport authority Stif has approved a €1.5bn investment in new rolling stock for the Paris region, including 72 metro trains and 29 suburban EMUs, which will be 100%-funded by the authority. Last...
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THE Danish government has approved an amendment to the law permitting the construction of Copenhagen's Cityringen circle metro line to allow the construction of the Sydhavn branch line. The line will add five stations to the...
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MEXICO City Public Transport System (STC) has confirmed that tenders for the extension of Mexico City's Metro Line A and Line 12 will be announced during the first half of this year.The 13km extension of...
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STOCKHOLM County Council launched public consultation on February 9 on plans to construct two extensions to the metro Blue Line, which would serve the city's growing southern suburbs. The first five-station extension will run east from...