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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...
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Construction of Moynihan 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 deal for the Pennsylvania...
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...
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Bangladesh Railway awards Indonesian rolling stock firm 200 vehicle contract

Indonesian rolling stock manufacturer Inka has won a contract for 200 metre-gauge train vehicles for Bangladesh Railway following an international tender. Also known as the Indonesian...
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Rail Cargo Operator launches freight link between Romania and Italy

Rail Cargo Operator (RCO) has expanded its network with the opening a new 1,109km freight link between Arad, Romania, and Verona, Italy. Three weekly services will run...

Analysis: Discussions continue but Class 707s face uncertain future

FirstGroup and MTR have today confirmed an order with Bombardier for 90 new Aventra EMUs. Their arrival in the middle of 2019 will bring...
Tuas Link station. Credit: SMRT.

Passenger service begins on Singapore’s Tuas West extension

The Tuas West extension of Singapore's Mass Rapid Transit system (SMRT) has officially opened for passenger service. Extending the East-West Line from Joo Koon station...
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Plans revealed for redesigned Ourense station

Architects Foster + Partners and Juan Cabanelas have released designs for the refurbished and extended Ourense FFCC Station in Galicia, Spain. The existing railway line is...