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News of the railway industry ○ Friday, February 27, 2015

76.5 billion rubles (US$2 billion) were invested by RZD in the purchase of new locomotives in...

For decades, Grapevine residents and tourist has been using city´s historical train for short...

Agriculture producers who depend on freight trains to transfer their harvest and ethanol have...

The union of railway workers of India has started massive protests against the attraction of...

Czech state-run passenger carrier České dráhy (ČD) has signed a framework deal with local...

Alstom has received a new track work contract worth EUR 25 million from India’s Delhi Metro Rail...

Transmashholding (TMH), the largest manufacturer of passenger rail cars and locomotives in...

China is in talks with the governments of 28 countries for the building of high-speed rail lines...

Far Eastern Railway, a branch of RZD and a railway in Russia that crosses Primorsky Krai,...

Romania’s metro operator Metrorex has unveiled plans to allocate some RON 38.5 million (€8.5...

The rail automation specialist Estel RA, a joint venture of the Algerian national company for...

Poland’s PKP Cargo has acquired the remaining 44.44 percent stake in PS Trade Trans. The...

The Port of Quincy is requesting $16.2 million in transportation funding from the Washington...

The Astaldi Group announces to have won orders in Italy for approximatively EUR 61 million, for...

In 2015, America’s Railroad is launching Amtrak Train Days (ATD) to celebrate with local...

Alstom has been awarded a contract worth around €115 million by SBB - the Swiss federal railway...

Lithuania’s state-run railway company AB Lietuvos Geležinkeliai is aiming to acquire new...

The project for the building of a new high-speed railway rail line between Kiev and Bucharest,...

The installation of almost 30 miles of rail on the new Borders Railway was officially ended (...

Balfour Beatty has secured a £12.5m contract to create a production, testing and office facility for the new Crossrail trains on behalf of...

Alstom showcased its first new-generation regional train, Régiolis, destined for the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (PACA) region during an inaugural...

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development has sold its 5.1% stake of in Polish rail freight operator PKP Cargo. This was declared on...

Over the past five years rail passengers have walked on and off trains more than 15 billion times.

Administration of Latvian Rail Company Pasažieru Vilciens, PV, is planning to acquire new electric trains by using advantages of global economy,...

The Executive Board of Vossloh declared recently that the company has taken note of the announcement by KB Holding GmbH to submit a voluntary,...

A train carrying crude oil derailed in southern West Virginia, USA, on Monday, sending at least one tanker into the Kanawha River and sparking a...

In the Helsinki region, a long-awaited rail link to the airport is to open on July 1st. However, there are still some difficulties along the way...

A new railway tunnel, which will be built under the Gulf of Finland will link Helsinki and Tallinn. The commissioning of the tunnel will allow to...

The new Alstom train “Jazz” can now be observed at the Firenze Santa Maria Novella railway station in Toscana region.

Railway communication between Ukraine and Russia in 2014 declined by 60% compared to 2013, to 2 million passengers, according to data of the...

Deutsche Bahn has unveiled plans to invest about €700 million in a wide range of projects aiming to modernise and overhaul the rail infrastructure...

Indian Railways is expected to propose the use of radio­frequency identification tags in its upcoming budget for tracking and tracing of wagons,...

China Railway Construction Corporation has constructed a 1344-kilometer long railway for Angola. The line was newly completed and opened to...

Chinese CRCC corporation has demanded from the Mexican government to pay compensation in the amount of $ 3.75 billion for the failed project for...

The ministries of transport of Moldova, Ukraine and Romania are considering implementing a project for the building of a new Kiev – Chișinău -...

EU has in recent years decided to increase competition in rail transport. Finland opened the domestic rail freight to competition in early 2007 in...

Sorl Auto Parts, a manufacturer and distributor of automotive brake systems in China, recently announced that it became a qualified supplier to...

The French transport agency STIF has ordered a further ten MI09 double-deck trains from the Alstom-Bombardier consortium.

Rail container traffic between China and the EU via Belarus registered a threefold increase in 2014 compared to the previous year, amounting to 40...

The municipal authorities of Leipzig have awarded a contract for the supply...

A US$195m contract to design, build and maintain track and electrical,...

A recent survey shows that tunnel and a rail link under the Gulf of Finland...

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has ordered the national government to...

Hollysys Automation Technologies has received a new high-speed rail...

Ukranian railway operator Ukrzaliznytsya plans to buy 1,700 freight rail...

The Ukrainian government plans to raise tariffs for passenger railway...

A rail line in eastern Iowa reopened on Saturday 7th of February following...

Everyone who hasn’t had the chance to explore all of France's far away...

The Romanian government has unveiled plans to privatise railway freight...

China-funded light rail project is considered as a big change for Ethiopia...

The board of South Florida Regional Transportation Authority (SFRTA) has...

Bombardier Transportation and the New United Group (NUG) have finalised...

A British rail operator is set to take over the S-Bahn commuter rail system...

During ongoing Black History Month, the U.S. rail company Amtrak is...

The TGV France-Italy high speed train that connects Paris and Milan will be...

Alstom will deliver two H3 hybrid shunting locomotives for Audi’s freight...

Russian RZD plans to select a designer of the Moscow - Kazan high-speed rail...

The 2nd South Caucasus Infrastructure & New Energy Investment Summit was...

The Railway Association of Canada (RAC) announced the publication of the...

The first advertising locomotive of Gysev Cargo was ceremoniously unveiled...

Several railway operators have ordered twelve units of the EURO 4000...

Alstom has been awarded a contract worth around €150 million by the Swedish...

Building of a rail and auto bridge across the Kerch Strait is on a threat of...

Evraz, one of Russia’s largest metallurgical companies, has signed two...

The newly elected Greek government may consider the possibility of...

Finnish railway company VR Group finishes its operations at the depot in...

The European Commission has approved a loan of EUR 293 million from the...

Polish rolling stock producer Newag has signed a contract with local rail...

Škoda Transportation is going to supply 38 single-deck electric units to...

CAF will supply 27 trams for the new Uithof Line connecting the Central...

Novocherkassk Electric Locomotive Plant, one of Russia’s largest producers...

Russian railway monopoly RZD plans to postpone sale of its United...

Ukranian national railway carrier Ukranian Railways plans to invest about 2....

Tunnel machine Elizabeth, named after HM The Queen, broke effectively in to...

A dispute over who should bear the cost of installing a congressionally...

Mongolian Northern Railways has been contracted by China Railway 20 Bureau...

Construction of Honolulu Rail Transit system is going on since couple of...

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