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sound-transit-orders-brookville-lrvs-for-tacoma-link-extension
November 17, 2017
SOUND Transit’s board of directors voted on November 16 to approve a $US 26.5m order for five Liberty LRVs from Brookville Equipment Company, which are being acquired as part of the Tacoma Link Extension project. Deliveries...
four-shortlisted-for-docklands-light-railway-train-order
November 17, 2017
TRANSPORT for London (TfL) issued invitations to negotiate to four prequalified bidders on November 17 for a contract to supply 43 driverless metro trains for the Docklands Light Railway (DLR). The four bidders are:• Alstom• Bombardier•...
tallinn-plans-tram-extension-and-lrv-order
November 17, 2017
THE Estonian capital Tallinn is preparing a tender for new LRVs, which will be used on a new line to the city’s port. The tender calls for a base order of eight LRVs, with options for...
work-begins-on-budapest-tram-extension
November 17, 2017
THE CAS IV Etele consortium of Colas and Siemens started construction of the southern extension of Budapest tram line 1 on November 13. Due for completion in...
nj-transit-launches-tender-for-double-deck-emus
November 17, 2017
NJ Transit has issued a call for tender for the supply of 113 double-deck EMU cars with a closing date for bids of February 15 2018. NJ Transit also plans to...
danish-ertms-rollout-facing-seven-year-delay
November 17, 2017
IN light of serious difficulties with the installation onboard equipment, the Danish government has pushed back the completion date for the nationwide rollout of...
artc-awards-inland-rail-design-contracts
November 17, 2017
Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) has awarded contracts with a total value of $A 30m ($US 22.6m) to three companies for technical and approvals...
delachaux-rail-businesses-unite-under-pandrol-brand
November 17, 2017
THE Delachaux Group announced on November 17 that it has united its seven rail businesses under the Pandrol brand. The newly-combined Pandrol organisation...
canadian-government-to-take-legal-action-against-omnitrax
November 16, 2017
WHAT began with a 200-year flood event may now be brought to a close through legal action, as the Canadian government is following through with an ultimatum it...
england’s-transport-for-the-north-to-become-statutory-authority-in-2018
November 16, 2017
THE British government introduced legislation into parliament on November 16 to turn Transport for the North (TfN) into a what it describes as “the first ever...

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