Alstom to carry out Sarmiento line resignalling

Alstom has won an international tender to resignal a section of the Sarmiento line in Buenos Aires.

Mott MacDonald/STV JV to manage Seattle light rail extensions

Mott MacDonald and STV - known collectively as Northwest Transit Systems Partners (NTSP) - have won a contract to manage two light rail extensions in Seattle.

Stations guide developed for UK train operators

RSSB has come up with a "framework" which it belives will help prospective train operators identify opportunities at stations.

Fuxing high-speed trains prepare for official launch between Beijing and Shanghai next month

China's standardised EMU is to go into 350 km/h passenger service between Beijing and Shanghai next month.

Balfour Beatty to electrify Bristol to Cardiff section of GWML

Balfour Beatty has been awarded a contract by Network Rail to electrify the Great Western main line (GWML) between Bristol Parkway and Cardiff.

Tracklaying for East West Corridor completed

MTR has completed tracklaying along the 11-kilometre Tai Wai to Hung Hom Section of the Shatin to Central Link (SCL) rail project. The milestone marks the competion...

NS doubles service frequency between Alphen aan den Rijn and Gouda

NS said it plans to double the service frequency between Alphen aan den Rijn and Gouda from September.

Irish Rail to begin installation of advanced train protection system by end of the...

Iarnród Éireann (Irish Rail) has said it hopes to begin installing a new advanced train protection system on the network by the end of the year.
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British Steel launches nine international offices

The business - the former long products division of Tata Steel - had been stationing its account managers around the world under a transitional arrangement with Tata Steel since British Steel launched in June 2016.

Class 707s enter service on Windsor routes

The first two Class 707s have entered passenger service on the Windsor routes - a few days before the franchise is handed over to First/MTR.