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Project partners appointed to Digital Railway programme

Arcadis and Ramboll have won a contract which will see them partner with Network Rail on the development of the Digital Railway. The two companies...

First Elizabeth line train enters passenger service

The first train built for London's Elizabeth line has gone into passenger service on the capital's rail network. It is the first of 66 Class...

Alstom to carry out Akiem loco mid-life overhaul

Alstom's Belfort site will carry out the mid-life overhaul of 23 BB 36000 locomotives owned by SNCF leasing subsidiary Akiem. The BB 36000 series of...

Bidders shortlisted for West Coast Partnership and South Eastern franchises

The UK's Department for Transport (DfT) has published bidder shortlists for both the West Coast Partnership (WCP), which will incorporate the first HS2 services,...

New traffic control centre for Argentina

Argentina is hoping a new traffic control centre will reduce the risk of accidents and derailments on a major part of its freight railway...
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Section of Bangalore metro’s Green Line opens to the public

The newest section of Bangalore's Namma metro, India, has entered commercial service. Connecting the northern, central and southern parts of the city, the new opening...
A Brookville Liberty tram on the Dallas Area Rapid Transit system. The vehicles also operate on the QLine in Detroit. Credit: Brookville Equipment Corporation.

Brookville awarded $33m contract for Arizona trams

Manufacturer Brookville Equipment will design, build and deliver a fleet of trams for the Valley Metro Rail, Arizona, USA. The $33 million deal will see...
A potential HS2 train design. Image: HS2.

RIA concern at government’s failure to commit to Crossrail 2

The Railway Industry Association has spoken of its concern over the government's failure to commit to Crossrail 2 in the Queen's Speech. Chief executive Darren...
Credit: Empire State Development.

Construction of Moynihan train station to go ahead after $1.6bn deal struck

Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced that construction will begin on New York's new Moynihan station following the closure of a final deal for the...
A stock photo of train track in North America. Credit: Graham Tomlin/Shutterstock.

360 Rail Services acquires Railroad Specialties

Less than six months after it was launched, 360 Rail Services has announced it has acquired Railroad Specialties. 360 Rail Services, which is based in...