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MOST of Scotland's passenger services are in the hands of new operators with the transfer of the Scotrail franchise from First to Abellio and the launch of the new Caledonian…
BELGIAN Railways (SNCB) freight business SNCB Logistics will be 66.6% owned by independent European private equity group Argos Soditic following an investment of €70m structured as a capital increase in…
AN extensive evaluation of 25 disused and dedicated freight railway lines by the German state of Lower Saxony has identified three candidates for the reintroduction of passenger services.
MITTELDEUTSCHE Regiobahn (MRB), a Transdev subsidiary, has won the contract to operate Leipzig – Geithain – Chemnitz express services from December 2015.
NATIONAL Express Group has awarded Bombardier a 10-year contract to provide maintenance services and spare parts for the fleet of Bombardier class 357 Electrostar EMUs used for the Essex Thameside…
FINISH passenger operator VR has announced plans to purchase a further 27 double-deck coaches, including 10 double-deck sleeper coaches, from Transtech in a €90m order.
THE Portuguese government has issued a tender for a sub-concession to operate Lisbon's public transport services including its metro service, and light rail operations which is currently operated by city's…
LONDON Underground (LU) has confirmed it will take over implementation of the Croxley Rail link after an agreement was reached with the Department for Transport (DfT) and Hertfordshire County Council…
SIEMENS's convergence creators division has opened a new test and integration centre for railway telecommunications in Zagreb, Croatia.
SWISS freight operator BLS Cargo has confirmed an order for 15 new Siemens Vectron locomotives for use on the Rhine-Alpine corridor between Rotterdam and Melzo in northern Italy.
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