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Bombardier to supply up to 300 EMUs to ÖBB AUSTRIAN Federal Railways (ÖBB) announced on September 21 that Bombardier has been selected as preferred bidder for a framework contract to supply up to 300 EMUs.
bombardier-to-supply-up-to-300-emus-to-öbb
AUSTRIAN Federal Railways (ÖBB) announced on September 21 that Bombardier has been selected as preferred bidder for a framework contract to supply up to 300 EMUs. Bombardier has offered its latest-generation Talent 3 train for the...
kars-–-tbilisi-–-baku-sleeping-car-revealed
IRJ at InoTrans 2016: Stadler and Azerbaijan Railways (ADY) jointly presented a new fleet of sleeper coaches for the Kars – Tbilisi – Baku railway at InnoTrans on September 22. ADY signed a $US 133m contract...
connecticut-to-order-more-m-8s-for-metro-north
THE governor of the US state of Connecticut Mr Dannel Malloy has confirmed that Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) will purchase 60 additional M-8 EMU cars from Kawasaki by 2019 to meet surging ridership demand...
bombardier-unveils-two-new-trains
IRJ at InnoTrans 2016: Despite not having any trains on show at InnoTrans this year, Bombardier unveiled two new trains along with a system to improve infrastructure management.The first of the new trains is Movia...
siemens-presents-riyadh-metro-train
IRJ at InnoTrans 2016: SIEMENS presented the first driverless Inspiro metro train for Riyadh metro Line 1 (Blue Line) to representatives of Arriyadh Development Authority (ARA) at InnoTrans on September 20. As E&M partner in the...
via-rail-prepares-to-order-new-trains
IRJ at InnoTrans 2016: CANADIAN inter-city passenger operator Via Rail is moving forward with preparations to procure a new fleet of bi-mode (diesel and electric) trains as part of its $C 4bn plan to upgrade...
four-shortlisted-for-indian-emu-contract
INDIAN Railways (IR) has shortlisted four bidders for contract to build a factory to manufacture EMU cars at at a new Rs 10bn ($US 149m) production facility at Kachrapara in West Bengal. The shortlist includes Bombardier-Siemens,...
germany-funds-battery-powered-train-project
IRJ at InnoTrans 2016: GERMANY’s federal transport minister Mr Alexander Dobrindt handed over an innovation funding letter to Bombardier on September 20 confirming a €4m grant to support Bombardier’s project to develop an EMU with...
abb-unveils-effilight-traction-transformer
IRJ at Innotrans 2016: ABB unveiled its new Effilight traction transformer at InnoTrans on September 20. ABB says oil volume in a transformer can be reduced by 70% - equivalent of 20% of the weight of...
alstom-unveils-zero-emission-train-at-innotrans
IRJ at InnoTrans 2016: Alstom unveiled itsCoradia iLint on September 20, a zero-emission train which is powered by a hydrogen fuel cell, making it an alternative to diesel power. The only emissions from the train are...