Credit: Network Rail.

UK’s Network Rail reveals its top 20 suppliers

Combined, the firms received around 50.1 per cent of all Network Rail expenditure in the UK - that's more than £3.6 billion.
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Stadler to unveil first FLIRT for the USA

More than 1,400 units of the train are in service worldwide but this is the first FLIRT sold in the USA.
Susquehanna River Bridge. Credit: Amtrak.

Amtrak identifies 5 critical rail investments to keep the USA moving forward

High demand for passenger rail service continues to outpace investment, according to Amtrak, which has resulted in a backlog of $38 billion of deferred capital investments.
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Alstom and NTV present Pendolino Italo

Alstom and Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori - Europe's first private high-speed train operator - have revealed the first of 12 new Pendolinos for the operator's high-speed service, Italo.
Credit: Jérôme Galland / SNCF.

SNCF sells 50% of Orient Express

A new partnership has been struck to manage the famous Orient Express brand.
An Urbos tram in Zaragoza, Spain. Credit: Leonid Andronov/Shutterstock.

CAF secures tram contracts in the United States

Spanish rolling stock manufacturer CAF has secured a contract for trams in Seattle, Washington, and Kansas City, Missouri, in the USA.
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Argentina to spend $2bn on 1,500-vehicle train fleet

Argentina's ministry for transport has launched an international tender for a fleet of 1,500 vehicles - the largest acquisition of rolling stock in the history of the Buenos Aires commuter network.
A stock photo of Baku railway station. Credit: Andrii Zhezhera/Shutterstock.

A new gateway to China: Europe prepares for the launch of Baku–Tbilisi–Kars railway

A new rail corridor linking Azerbaijan to Turkey via Georgia is set to launch in September, establishing a new freight link between Europe and China.
A Siemens Desiro EMU (L) alongside an Alstom Coradia LINT. Credit: Siemens/Alstom.

Introducing the new giant in the global rail industry: Siemens Alstom

After months of speculation, a much anticipated deal in the European rail industry has been announced.
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Tender process launch for £165.2m Edinburgh tram extension

The news comes after Edinburgh city council approved the outline business case for the extension of the city's tram network to the coastal district of Newhaven.