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design-finalised-for-algerian-inter-city-trains
February 27, 2017
ALGERIAN National Railways (SNTF) and Alstom have unveiled interior and exterior designs for a new fleet of Coradia Polyvalent bi-mode (diesel and 25kV ac electric) multiple units, which will be introduced on services from Algiers...
berlin-orders-more-bombardier-trams
February 27, 2017
BOMBARDIER announced on February 27 that it will supply an additional 21 Flexity trams to Berlin Transport Authority (BVG), which has triggered an option in a framework agreement signed in 2006 for a maximum of...
sar-starts-first-passenger-services-from-riyadh
February 27, 2017
SAUDI Railway Company (SAR) inaugurated its first passenger services on February 26 on the Riyadh - Al Qassim section of the North-South Railway with an intermediate stop at Majmaah.SAR is operating what it describes as...
denver-light-rail-r-line-opens
February 27, 2017
DENVER Regional Transportation District (RTD) inaugurated the long-awaited light rail R Line on February 24, extending the route into the centre of...
warsaw-extends-tram-line-2
February 27, 2017
WARSAW expanded its tram network to the north of the city on February 27 with the opening of the 1.1km northern extension of Line 2 from Mehoffera to Nowodwory...
earthquake-hits-kiwirail-profits
February 27, 2017
NEW Zealand’s national railway KiwiRail suffered a dramatic decline in profitability in the six months ending December 31 2016, largely due to the impact of...
manchester-completes-second-city-crossing
February 27, 2017
LIGHT rail capacity in Manchester city centre increased significantly on February 26 with the opening of Metrolink’s Second City Crossing. The 1.3km line runs...
sncf-launches-iot-based-train-and-track-remote-monitoring
February 24, 2017
FRENCH National Railways (SNCF) is starting to use IBM Watson Internet of Things (IoT) on IBM Cloud to monitor train and infrastructure performance in...
satellite-train-location-technology-tested-in-italy
February 24, 2017
TESTING of the ERSAT EAV satellite signalling system concluded on February 24, when the operation of the technology was demonstrated to guests including Mr Josef...
bentheim-railway-orders-alstom-dmus
February 24, 2017
ALSTOM announced on February 24 that it has received an order worth over €20m from Germany’s Bentheim Railways (BE) for the supply of five Coradia Lint DMUs as...

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