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PROPOSALS for a 74km light rail network and a second commuter rail line for Nashville have been included in a 25-year transit strategy for the region, which was presented to…
THE California State Transport Agency (Calsta) announced on August 16 the 14 recipients for the $US 390m 2016 Transit and Intercity Capital Programme (TIRCP) grants, $US 374m of which will…
The first private-sector investment in inter-city passenger rail in the United States for well over half a century is underway, with the first trains scheduled to enter service in mid-2017.…
CALTRAIN, which operates the San Francisco - San Jose commuter rail line in California, has awarded contracts to Stadler Rail for new trains and Balfour Beatty to electrify the 83.7km…
NORFOLK Southern (NS) reported an operating ratio of 68.6% for the second quarter of 2016 despite a 10% drop in revenue, and expects to sustain its operating ratio at this…
DENVER Regional Transportation District (RTD) celebrated the completion of the second phase of the Eagle public-private partnership (PPP) commuter rail project on July 25 with the inauguration of the 9.7km…
FIRSTGROUP is set to enter the North American commuter rail market after being selected by Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) to operate and maintain the 34km A-train line, which runs…
SOUTHERN California locomotive commuter rail operator Metrolink unveiled its first EMD F125 diesel locomotive at Los Angeles Union Station on July 18. The F125 is compliant with the latest US…
DESIGN studies for the next-generation of New York subway trains and refurbished stations were revealed as part of the $US 27bn Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) five-year capital programme, which was…
MIAMI Beach City Commission has given the go-ahead to negotiate an interim agreement with the Alstom-led Greater Miami Transit Partners consortium, which has submitted the highest-ranking proposal for a light…
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