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MASS Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand (MRTA) has signed six contracts with a total value of Baht 79.2bn ($US 2.3bn) for the construction of the metro Orange Line.
THE mayor of Izmir Mr Aziz Kocaoglu officially unveiled the city’s new fleet of CRRC light metro trains on February 11.
TRANSPORT for London (TfL) launched a public consultation on February 9 on locations for stations and access shafts for the proposed extension of London Underground’s Bakerloo Line to Lewisham.
THE board of Metro do Porto has approved two extensions to the light metro in Porto and Gaia which will add 6km and seven new stations to the network.
MILAN Transport (ATM) exercised an option with Hitachi Rail Italy (HRI) on February 8 for 15 additional Leonardo metro trains.
ALSTOM announced on February 6 that it has been awarded a €17m contract by Shanghai Shentong to supply traction systems, static inverters (SIV) and train control monitoring systems (TCMS) for…
TRIAL operation began on February 2 on the new express metro link between Taipei and Taoyuan International Airport, Taiwan’s busiest, ahead of the start of a limited service on February…
ONE of the first Alstom Metropolis driverless metro trains for Riyadh Metro was presented to representatives of Arriyadh Development Authority and the international media at Alstom's plant in Katowice on…
NEW York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has reported record ridership numbers on the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR), Metro-North Railroad and the newly added Second Avenue Subway.
EGYPT’s National Authority for Tunnels (NAT), a division of the ministry of transport, has selected Hyundai Rotem to supply 256 metro cars for the phase three extension of Cairo metro…
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