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China to equip high-speed trains with CTCS CHINA Railway Investment Corporation (CRIC) has begun procurement for 10 packages to supply onboard Chinese Train Control System (CTCS) equipment for 740 high-speed trains operated by China Railway Corporation (CRC).
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CHINA Railway Investment Corporation (CRIC) has begun procurement for 10 packages to supply onboard Chinese Train Control System (CTCS) equipment for 740 high-speed trains operated by China Railway Corporation (CRC). Procurement is divided into two lots,...
infrabel-awards-€510m-etcs-level-2-contract
BELGIUM's infrastructure manager Infrabel has awarded a joint venture of Siemens and Cofely Fabricom, Belgium, a €510m contract to rollout ETCS Level 2 on 36% of the Belgian network. The contract is the final pillar...
ratp-awards-line-14-cbtc-contract
PARIS Transport Authority (RATP) has awarded Siemens a €45m contract to supply communications-based train control (CBTC) for the 6km, four-station northern extension of metro Line 14 to Mairie de Saint-Ouen. Siemens will supply its Trainguard CBTC...
sbb-seeks-cost-savings-with-sinet-interlocking
Siemens and Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) are currently introducing a new interlocking architecture which incorporates the latest in communications technology. Reto Wagner, head of electronic interlockings and track vacancy detection systems at Swiss Federal Railways...
new-ethiopian-line-to-be-equipped-with-ertms
YAPI Merkezi, Turkey, which is constructing a $US 1.7bn railway in Ethiopia, has awarded Bombardier a €36m contract to install ERTMS. Bombardier will install ETCS Level 1 on the new line. The contract includes the...
norway-unveils-record-rail-budget
THE Norwegian government has revealed plans to increase spending on the country's railway network to record levels next year as part of the 2015 state budget, which was announced on October 8. The NKr 22bn ($US...
romanian-ertms-contract-awarded
ROMANIA's infrastructure manager CFR SA has awarded a consortium of Alstom and Alcatel-Lucent a €140m contract to upgrade the 167km Sighişoara - Coşlariu - Simeria line, including the installation of ERTMS, new interlockings and a...
alstom-wins-belgian-etcs-contract
BELGIAN National Railways (SNCB) has awarded Alstom a contract worth around €70m to supply and maintain ETCS Level 2 onboard equipment for five fleets of multiple units totalling 449 trains. Alstom will supply its Atlas 200...
buenos-aires-upgrades-metro-line-c-signalling
BUENOS Aires metro authority Sbase has selected Siemens in a contract worth €30m to upgrade signalling, the depot operations centre, and to install a new passenger information system for the 5km, nine-station metro Line C. Siemens...
netherlands-sets-2015-rail-budget-at-€24bn
THE DUTCH government has allocated to €2.4bn to maintain and improve the country's railway network as part of its 2015 budget, which was announced on September 16. Half of the funds will be used to maintain...