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KeolisAmey becomes new Manchester Metrolink operator

KeolisAmey is to become the new operator of Manchester's Metrolink light rail network when the current contract with RATP Dev and MPT ends in...

UITP: Driverless cars need to be integrated with existing transport modes

Driverless vehicles need to be considered as part of an integrated transport plan which supports existing transport networks, the UITP has recommended. The adoption of more...

Abellio sells 40% share in Greater Anglia to Mitsui

Abellio has announced the planned sale of a 40 per cent stake in its Greater Anglia rail franchise to Japan's Mitsui. The announcement comes less...

French consortium to deliver Hanoi Metro Line 3

A French consortium of Alstom, Colas Rail and Thales is to deliver a brand new metro system for the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi. Hanoi Line...

Siemens delivers first vehicle of new Muni Metro fleet

The first new Muni Metro light rail vehicle from Siemens has arrived in San Francisco. Siemens is building 215 new vehicles for the system - its...

Midland Metro begins prepping route of extension to Brierley Hill

The Midland Metro Alliance (MMA) will start clearing vegetation later this week along the proposed route of an extension of Birmingham's light rail network from...

Traxx AC3 locomotives for HSL Logistik

Hamburg-based rail freight operator HSL Logistik has ordered four Traxx AC3 locomotives from Bombardier Transportation. HSL Logistik is one of the largest privately owned rail...

Monitor without risk of remote cyber attacks – Unidirectional security for railways

- Advertisement Feature -  Most major industrial nations are investing heavily in rail. The Canadian Government announced its new infrastructure plan in March 2016, allocating $C...

Bombardier delivers first new people mover to Shanghai

Bombardier has delivered the first of 44 new driverless automated people mover (APM) vehicles to Shanghai. Bombardier is supplying the Innovia APM 300 trains for...

Ground broken on Manchester’s Trafford Park line

Manchester's civic leaders have broken ground on the £350 million Trafford Park line. The 5.5 km line will connect the Metrolink network to the intu Trafford...