News of the railway industry ○ Wednesday, September 17, 2014

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17 Sep, 2014

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The European Commission will help Bulgarian State Railways, Bulgaria’s national railway operator, to complete its restructurization, according to...

Mainline is a European railway project funded under the 7th Framework Programme, coordinated by UIC with support from ARTTIC. As the project ends...

Metrolink, Orange County Transportation Authority, and Operation Lifesaver Inc. officials launched the agencies’ combined safety campaign of “See...

Performance results of the South Caucasus Railway company for August were fulfilled by 107%, reported the press office of the company on 8 of...

The European Commission plans to invest up to 11.9 billion euros in the development of a series of projects in the field of railways, according to...

New Delhi is now exploring the possibility of assisting Iran in mounting and modernizing its rail network. India is already involved in the...

In August this year, a new metro was inaugurated in Malaga, Spain. The new metro have had about 10 000 passengers a day in August, despite the...

Nurminen Logistics signed recently the co-operation agreement on a new rail connection from Finland to China. The connection will reduce the...

US-based Jacobs Engineering Group recently announced that it has been awarded a contract from the Port Authority of Allegheny County in...

Having successfully deployed MAN engines in the past, Slovakian rail vehicle manufacturer ŽOS Vrútky a.s. has ordered an additional 40 engines of...

Siemens has been contracted by the Swedish state-own mining company LKAB to equip the Narvik transshipment railroad station in Northern Norway...

Nine leading Canadian firms, including Bombardier Transportation, have expressed their willingness to offer their know-how in metro rail,...

Salt Lake City officials in U.S. state of Utah announced that they will search for federal subsidy, adding it to their own, to expand the city’s...

Multi-Contact has launched a new multipole connector. The new system in the Powerline series features top performance and safety for mining,...

The government of Uganda has officially announced termination of the contract with the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC),...

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Rail Freight Transportation Market in Europe 2014-2018" report to their offering. The...

Central Japan Railway, Japane’s largest railway company, has called on the country’s government to approve a project for the building of maglev...

The Russian Ministry of Finance has put forward an initiative to defreeze rail tarriffs in the country, (which growth for 2014 and 2015 was banned...

Poland's freight operator PKP Cargo is planning to take over Czech open access rail freight operator Advanced World Transport, the Polish firm...

Jesper T Lok, CEO of the Danish rail operator DSB since May 2012, will resign, according to a press release from DSB. DSB board will now to find a...

Alstom will celebrate the arrival of the first Citadis Compact at the launch of the first...

Li Keqiang, Prime-Minister of China, has called on private investors to increase funding of the...

The partnership between Grimaldi Lines and InterRail has developed, now offering InterRailers...

The first Latvian railway container depot will start to work in September. This transport hub...

Rail vehicle manufacturer Hitachi has chosen Getzner Werkstoffe as the exclusive supplier of...

This year India experienced the 72% increase in venture capital funding in solar energy. Alarmed...

Implementation of Sacramento Regional Transit's Blue Line light-rail extension project, the line...

The UK’s largest rail operator, Northern Rail, has reached a landmark in its security provision...

The Romanian government has unveiled plans to build a high-speed railway between the country’s...

The authorities of the Ukrainian capital Kiev authorities plans to complete construction of the...

After restoration work local residents who had to leave their houses are returning to...

The New Orleans Regional Transit Authority announced that the St. Charles Avenue streetcar line...

The railroad tracks in the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv in eastern part of the country have been...

In the beginning of August the Berlin commuter train S-Bahn celebrated its 90th birthday.

Hungarian railway company MÁV Nosztalgia Kft. (MÁV Nostalgy), a subsidiary of the country’s...

Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation has won Good Design® awards for its Australian...

A new study has been started by the British Department for Transport that will inspect future...

VIA Rail Canada has inaugurated a newly renovated Park car featuring an accessible cabin...

Recently, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)...

A new study has been started by the British Department for Transport that will inspect future...

Swedish national rail operator SJ proclaimed recently that it was going to cut ticket prices. The Company also declared that it plan to review its...

Moscow metro has purchased 128 new rail cars since the beginning of the current year, according to press-service of the Moscow city government.

Plans to relink two track sections of historic railway in UK have taken a huge leap forward with permission granted for a bridge to span the gap...

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has approved a request by the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority to...

Balfour Beatty has been awarded work to design and implement £8 million of enhancements to Euston Station, London for Network Rail.

In order to improve safety and inform track upgrade works, France’s national railway company SNCF has used a mobile laser scanning system from 3D...

From 23 to 26 September 2014 Voith Engineering Services will be at InnoTrans in Berlin, the leading international trade fair for transport...

New order for 38 trams South Korean rolling stock maker Hyundai Rotem has obtained a 83.7 billion won ($81 million) order to supply tram cars to...

Turkey’s high-speed train link between Istanbul and Turkish capital Ankara has begun passenger service from Istanbul’s Pendik station. Around 7.5...

The number of passengers riding Deutsche Bahn trains rose in the first half of 2014.

About 60 kilometers of new subway lines will be built in Moscow during the period from 2015 to 2017, according to the city’s deputy mayor on urban...

Several U.S. railroad experts are assuming that the planned expansion of Tri-Rail service in Southern Florida would cause a commuters setback in...

Switzerland’s SBB Cargo and companies in the logistics and port industry sectors will establish a new enterprise that will operate the new Basel-...

The current Saudi rail line between Riyadh and Dammam Four gets new passenger trains in the beginning November this year.

Bombardier Transportation and the leasing company Akiem S.A. have signed a contract for the delivery of 10 Bombardier Traxx DC locomotives, with...

Local council planners approved newly the reconstruction of Ealing Broadway railway and tube station in west London.

Mosinzhproekt, one of Russia’s leading engineering companies, to invest up to 564.7 billion rubles (USD$19 billion) in the building of new...

On August 16, the first passenger train began to operate along a 253 km line from Lhasa west to the town of Xigaze, which is located in Tibet...

Poland’s Pomerania region has unveiled plans to acquire 34 new trains. The...

Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) is ordering a further nine Railjet trains...

DB Schenker Rail has expanded its transport services to Turkey, a growth...

The Northern section of G:link, also known as the Gold Coast Light Rail, has...

More and more parts of the European railway network are becoming part of the...

The UK Department of Transport has launched a study into potential Crossrail...

Amtrak is investigating options to upgrading its on-board Wi-Fi service in...

A groundbreaking ceremony for a new Virginia Railway Express (VRE) station...

As of 2014, the Minneapolis – St Paul METRO system contains of three lines (...

The Dart or Dublin Area Rapid Transit, has newly celebrated its 30th...

New underground rail line Cross River Rail is planned in Brisbane, Australia...

As fourth-largest public transit organization in North America, Montreal...

Quintiq, a global supplier of supply chain planning and optimization (SCP...

ION is a new rapid transit system planned for the region of Waterloo, Canada...

The construction of Detroit’s new M-1 rail line has begun. The streetcar...

Network Rail has been penalized lately. The company has to pay £53.1 million...

Rail Cargo Hungaria Zrt. and Zahony-Port entered a Cooperation framework...

Nippon Sharyo Manufacturing recently started their production of new...

Helsinki City Transport Company HKL has good experience of the two new trams...

"Investing in Russia" , an investment agency, which was established for the...

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has not yet taken a final decision on the...

ZAO "Transmashholding", Russia’s largest producer of rolling stock together...

RZD needs additional 574 billion rubles (USD$20 billion) for the...

Chinese investors have expressed an interest in the participation in several...

Latvijas dzelzcels, the main state-owned railway company in Latvia, plans to...

DP World Vancouver will stop accepting U.S.-bound containers intended for...

JSC "Central Suburban Passenger Company", a suburban passenger company,...

The cargo volumes of the Estonian Railways are expected to sink by one...

Private financiers are starting to express interest in funding part of...

Thirty-five locomotives once owned by the railroad responsible for last year...

The volume of losses of Ukranian Railways, Ukraine’s railway operator, will...

Swiss train company Rhaetische Bahn has announced that a local train has...

Though the construction on this new Canadian Metro Line was completed on...

Poland’s largest railway freight operator PKP Cargo has acquired regulatory...

The German states of Berlin and Brandenburg have proclaimed their intention...

According to the recent rail outlook study from German transport research...

The Lithuanian government will oblige all cargo handlers to provide...

The Czech Railways bought newly 14 new trains to run on longer domestic...

Thailand's military government sanctioned a vast budget to promote the...

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