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HS2 awards £6.6bn Phase One construction contracts

HS2 has awarded construction contracts worth £6.6 billion for the first phase of the high-speed line between London and Birmingham. Four of the nine contractors...

Hungary set for first double-deck trains

Stadler has signed a framework agreement with Hungarian national rail operator MÁV-Start to provide up to 40 six-car double-deck KISS EMUs. The double-deck trains, which will have a...

Extension of the Northern line to Battersea a step closer as...

A significant step has been made in extending the Northern Underground line to Battersea with the start of tunnelling work. Two giant tunnel boring machines (TBMs),...

Hull Trains confirms £60m bi-mode train order

Hull Trains has confirmed a £60 million order for five new bi-mode intercity trains from Hitachi. Financed by Angel Trains, the new units are due...

Twin Cities LRV order for Siemens

Siemens is to supply 27 light rail vehicles for an extension of the Twin Cities’ Metro Transit Southwest line. The Metropolitan Council is adding to the...

Virgin East Coast confirms HST engine refurbishment deal

Virgin Trains East Coast has announced a £16 million contract with MTU to refurbish the diesel engines in all 35 of its HST fleet. The...

Chiltern opens new London-Oxford line

Chiltern Railways and Network Rail have formally launched the start of service on a new rail link between Oxford and London Marylebone. The £320 million...

Greenbrier to supply rail tank cars to Saudi Arabia

Saudi Railway Company (SAR) has placed an order for 1,200 rail tank cars from US supplier Greenbrier. The cars will be used to transport molten sulfur...

Keolis to be handed extension to operate Hellweg Regionalbahn network

The Zweckverband Nahverkehr Westfalen-Lippe (NWL) and Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Ruhr (VRR) transport authorities have chosen to extend a contract with Keolis to operate rail services on Germany's Hellweg...

Alstom acquires Swedish rolling stock maintenance company

Alstom has completed a deal to acquire Swedish rolling stock refurbishment and maintenance company Motala Train AB. Motala Train employs 73 people, who are divided...

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