TRANSPORT for London (TfL) announced on November 24 it has received the last of 192 new Bombardier S-Stock trains, which were procured as part of the modernisation of the Circle, District, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines on the London Underground (LU).
LONDON Underground (LU) has launched a five-week trial of a new inverter system at Cloudesley Road substation on the Victoria Line, which enables energy returned to the grid by regenerative braking systems on trains to be reused at stations.
TRANSPORT for London (TfL) has awarded Thales a £760m contract to resignal London Underground's Sub-Surface Lines (SSL), encompassing the Circle, Metropolitan, District and Hammersmith & City lines, following the cancellation of its original deal with Bombardier.
LONDON Underground reported a record 1.3 billion journeys on its services in its 2014-15 financial year, with the British capital's public transport services now carrying more than a half a billion more people annually than it did five years ago.
LONDON Underground (LU) has confirmed that work will start this year on the revisedd project to introduce a new train control system on the Sub-Surface Line network comprising the Circle, Metropolitan, District and Hammersmith & City lines.