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rhine-neckar-transport-orders-80-lrvs-from-škoda
June 20, 2018
ŠKODA Transportation announced on June 20 that it has won a tender for a contract to supply 80 low-floor LRVs to Rhine Neckar Transport (RNV) for use on tram lines in and around Mannheim, Ludwigshafen...
crrc-bombardier-jv-wins-shenzhen-airport-apm-contract
June 20, 2018
SHENZHEN Airport has awarded the CRRC Puzhen Bombardier Transportation Systems (PBTS) joint venture a Yuan 453m ($US 69.9m) contract to install a Bombardier Innovia automated peoplemover (APM) 300 system.The PBTS joint venture will deliver an...
tfl-unveils-class-710-emus-for-london-overground
June 20, 2018
TRANSPORT for London (TfL) unveiled the first of 54 new class 710 Aventra EMUs being supplied by Bombardier on June 20, which will replace the current diesel trains on London’s Overground network.The first eight four-car...
stadler-and-mermec-form-angelstar-etcs-joint-venture
June 20, 2018
STADLER is entering the signalling business through a joint venture with Mermec, Italy, with the Swiss company saying it is already running field tests and has...
hyundai-rotem-develops-bogie-for-15m-radius-curves
June 20, 2018
HYUNDAI Rotem says it has developed a bogie which enables low-floor LRVs to operate on tracks with a 15m curve radius, purportedly the tightest in the world.The...
high-turnover-helps-stadler-recover-from-swiss-franc-shock
June 19, 2018
STADLER says it has recovered from the negative effects of the Swiss franc shock, with turnover at Stadler Rail returning to approximately the same level as...
thalys-to-launch-brussels-bordeaux-services
June 19, 2018
THALYS announced on June 19 that it will launch direct services between Brussels and Bordeaux next summer, connecting the Belgian capital with the Atlantic coast...
alstom-signs-E100m-contract-to-supply-frankfurt-trams
June 19, 2018
FRANKFURT Transport (VGF) has signed a contract worth around €100m with Alstom for the supply of 38 Citadis trams with special adaptations for the German market,...
first-inspiro-for-bangkok-unveiled
June 19, 2018
SIEMENS unveiled the first Inspiro metro train for Bangkok at its consortium partner Bozankaya’s factory in Ankara on June 19, the first of 22 new four-car sets...
ipso-funding-increase-drives-irish-rail-growth
June 19, 2018
IRELAND’S Public Service Obligation (PSO) services saw an increase in both funding and passenger numbers last year, the National Transport Authority’s (NTA)...

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