Tuesday, 12 December 2017 00:00

NTV Evo Pendolino trains enter service

THE first four out of 17 Evo Pendolino trains being supplied by Alstom to Italy’s open-access high-speed operator NTV entered service on December 7 between Rome and Venice.
QATAR Rail has awarded a €3bn contract to RKH Qitarat to operate and maintain both the Doha metro and the Lusail light rail network north of the Qatari capital for…
Wednesday, 06 December 2017 09:23

Iraq signs urban rail pact with Alstom

THE Iraqi government has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Alstom for the development of a light rail line in Baghdad and a two-line metro in Basra.
Delays in the installation of ETCS onboard equipment send more ripples through signalling programme.
THE first of 30 class BB36000 locomotives being overhauled by Alstom to extend their life has been completed for locomotive leasing company Akiem.
FRENCH National Railways (SNCF) and the French Development Agency (AFD) will sign a 12-month agreement with the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) to provide expertise and training, and…
Tuesday, 21 November 2017 07:23

Dublin receives first 55m-long Citadis LRV

THE first 54.9m-long Alstom Citadis LRV for Dublin’s Luas light rail network arrived at the city’s Sandyford depot on November 16 after completing its journey from Alstom’s plant in La…
Tuesday, 21 November 2017 05:15

Grand Est to order 21 trains from Alstom

THE president of the French region of Grand Est Mr Jean Rottner, regional vice-president for mobility, infrastructure and transport Mr David Valence and Mr Vincent Téton, regional director for SNCF…
Monday, 20 November 2017 06:39

CAF and Mitsubishi win Manila LRV contract

THE Philippines Department of Transportation and Communications has awarded Mitsubishi Corporation and CAF a €225m contract for 30 LRVs for Manila Light Rail Transit Authority’s Line LRT1.
TRANSPORT for London (TfL) issued invitations to negotiate to four prequalified bidders on November 17 for a contract to supply 43 driverless metro trains for the Docklands Light Railway (DLR).
Page 1 of 58

Get the latest rail news

Global news and analysis from IRJ, Railway Age and RT&S by email

We use cookies to maintain visitor analytics in order to improve your experience on our website. By continuing to use our site, you accept our use of cookies. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

I accept cookies from this site.
EU Cookie Directive plugin by