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Japanese railway test centre opens to support export drive Thursday 2 October 2014 13:35:00
JAPAN: What Mitsubishi Heavy Industries describes as Japan's first comprehensive railway transport system verification facility was officially opened on October 2.
The Mihara Test Centre is located...
New trams enter service in Daugavpils Thursday 2 October 2014 11:50:00
LATVIA: The first six of 12 UKVZ trams ordered earlier this year entered passenger service in Daugavpils on September 30. The remaining six are to be delivered in April 2015.
Tram operator...
Tokaido Shinkansen turns 50 Thursday 2 October 2014 10:32:00
JAPAN: Celebrations were held in Tokyo on October 1 to mark the 50th anniversary of the opening of the world’s first high speed line, between Tokyo and Shin-Osaka.
The current operator of the...
Alstom awarded ETCS Level 2 contracts Thursday 2 October 2014 10:30:00
EUROPE: Alstom has announced contracts to supply ETCS onboard equipment to Belgium’s SNCB and Deutsche Bahn in Germany.
The SNCB contract is worth €70m and covers the design, supply and maintenance...
Bombardier's River Line contract renewed Thursday 2 October 2014 10:17:00
USA: New Jersey Transit has awarded incumbent Bombardier Transportation a new $296m contract to operate and maintain the River Line diesel light rail service. The contract runs for 15 years from...
Class 66 locos to get engine stop-start technology Thursday 2 October 2014 08:00:00
UK: DB Schenker Rail UK is to fit Auto Engine Stop-Start technology supplied by ZTR to 90 of its Electro-Motive Diesel Class 66 locomotives by the end of 2015.
Announcing the decision on October 1,...
Los Angeles breaks ground on Regional Connector Wednesday 1 October 2014 17:34:00
USA: A groundbreaking ceremony for the Regional Connector light rail line took place in the Little Tokyo district of Los Angeles on September 30.
The 3 km underground line will link the Blue,...
Port Authority requests PATH airport extension proposals Wednesday 1 October 2014 17:24:00
USA: New York-New Jersey Port Authority issued a request for proposals on September 26 for an extension of the PATH metro line from Newark Penn Station to Newark Liberty International Airport.
Feature articles in the October 2014 issue of Railway Gazette International Wednesday 1 October 2014 08:00:00
Feature articles in the October 2014 issue of Railway Gazette International, the leading business journal for railway operators and suppliers, read in 140 countries. Subscribe to Railway Gazette...
National College for High Speed Rail locations announced Tuesday 30 September 2014 18:14:00
UK: The National College for High Speed Rail is to have its headquarters in Birmingham and a second site in Doncaster, the government announced on September 30.
The NCHSR is planned to open in 2017,...
Zafar Alikhan Tuesday 30 September 2014 18:00:00
Zafar Alikhan has been appointed Senior Transit & Rail Manager in the Los Angeles office of consultancy Parsons Brinckerhoff.
Abdeljabbar Ben Salem Tuesday 30 September 2014 17:55:00
Atkins has named Abdeljabbar Ben Salem as Head of Rail Systems at its Middle East Rail division.
Titus Naikuni Tuesday 30 September 2014 17:54:00
Currently CEO of Kenya Airways, Titus Naikuni takes over as Chairman of Rift Valley Railways from November as part of a wider shareholder restructuring at the Kenya – Uganda railway concessionaire.
Pierre Mongin Tuesday 30 September 2014 17:52:00
Pierre Mongin is to serve a third term as President & CEO of urban transport operator RATP following ratification by its management board and two French governmental committees on July 23. His...
Maurizio Gentile Tuesday 30 September 2014 17:50:00
Maurizio Gentile was appointed as Amministratore Delegato of Rete Ferroviaria Italiana on July 24. Formerly Director of Production at the Italian infrastructure manager, he takes over as CEO from...
Loubinoux and Flausch join UN panel Tuesday 30 September 2014 17:46:00
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has named UIC Director-General Jean-Pierre Loubinoux and UITP Secretary General Alain Flausch among 12 members of a high-level Advisory Group on Sustainable...
Bakerloo Line extension consultation launched Tuesday 30 September 2014 17:41:00
UK: Transport for London launched a consultation exercise on September 30 to ‘understand the level of public support for a proposed extension’ of London Underground’s Bakerloo Line from Elephant...
Dubai metro expansion plans Tuesday 30 September 2014 15:53:00
UAE: Dubai Roads & Transport Authority is studying proposed alignments for extensions of the city’s two metro lines that would open in time for Expo 2020.
An 18·5 km extension to the Red...
Dimmable tram windows Tuesday 30 September 2014 15:00:00
GLAZING: Vision Systems Automotive exhibited a prototype of its Nuance smart shading window on a Bombardier Flexity 2 metre-gauge tram for De Lijn, which was displayed at InnoTrans.
Buenos Aires metro Line C upgrade Tuesday 30 September 2014 14:50:00
ARGENTINA: Metro authority SBASE has awarded Siemens a €30m contract to upgrade Buenos Aires metro Line C.
Siemens will supply its Trainguard MT train control, Controlguide Vicos operations control...
Basel tests cross-border tram Tuesday 30 September 2014 12:31:00
SWITZERLAND: Testing on the cross-border tram Route 8 of the Basel network began on September 29.
An initial two weeks of technical tests for all tram types in the BVB fleet will lead up to German...
InnoTrans Daily 2014 Tuesday 30 September 2014 10:53:00
Railway Gazette has once again produced the InnoTrans Daily on behalf of Messe Berlin, in association with Eurailpress and DVV Media Group. A pdf of each issue of this free newspaper, featuring...
VTG acquires AAE to expand wagon leasing fleet Tuesday 30 September 2014 10:13:00
EUROPE: German wagon leasing and logistics company VTG AG announced on September 29 that it had agreed terms to acquire Swiss leasing company Ahaus Alstätter Eisenbahn Holding AG, in order to...
Zentralbahn orders more Fink EMUs Tuesday 30 September 2014 08:00:00
SWITZERLAND: Zentralbahn signed a SFr53m contract on September 22 for Stadler Rail to supply five more Fink metre-gauge electric multiple-units.
Under the deal signed by ZB Managing Director Renato...
Washington Streetcar running in mixed traffic Monday 29 September 2014 17:35:00
USA: Test running started on the DC Streetcar line in Washington on September 29. During the ‘pre-revenue operations’ phase, the trams will run a normal service pattern but carry no passengers. This...
Siemens awarded Sosa – Wonsi Line signalling contract Monday 29 September 2014 11:52:00
SOUTH KOREA: Hyundai Information Technology has awarded Siemens a €20m contract to supply signalling and automation equipment for the 23·4 km Sosa – Wonsi Line which is under construction in the...
World rolling stock market September 2014 Sunday 28 September 2014 08:00:00
Australia: The Perth train maintenance contract held by the EDI Rail Bombardier JV has been modified to include 22 additional three-car B Series EMUs to be delivered from 2016. The variation is worth...
World rail infrastructure market September 2014 Saturday 27 September 2014 08:00:00
Algeria: Entreprise du Métro d'Alger has selected a Saeti/DongMyeong/Eurostudios consortium for a 1·9bn dinar civil works management contract for the 10 km airport extension of Alger metro Line 1. A...
InnoTrans 2014: Friday Friday 26 September 2014 19:01:00
2 758 exhibitors from 55 countries, and 139 000 visitors in four days.
Vossloh hands over 100th G6 locomotive Friday 26 September 2014 12:49:00
INNOTRANS: Handing over its 100th Type G6 shunting locomotive, Vossloh’s CEO Hans Schabert announced that the company expects to be able to deliver locomotives within six months from next year.
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