New Jakarta Mass Transit Line

Construction has started on the first phase of a new 15.7km mass rapid transit line to downtown Ja...

Hollysys to provide ATP equipment and systems for high-speed trains

China-based Hollysys Automation Technologies has secured two contracts to provide automatic train ...

Pajares tunnel electrification contract awarded

A 25 km long railway tunnel A consortium of Alstom and Isolux Corsán has been awarded a €28m cont...

Dutch Railways and Finmeccanica reach deal over V250 train dispute

A settlement agreement has been reached between the Netherlands Railways (NS) and Finmeccanica, th...

  • New Jakarta Mass Transit Line

  • Hollysys to provide ATP equipment and systems for high-speed trains

  • Pajares tunnel electrification contract awarded

  • Dutch Railways and Finmeccanica reach deal over V250 train dispute

Railway News

Asean Rail Summit 2017 Will Open On 6th, September, 2017 In Kuala Lumpur

ASEAN RAIL SUMMIT 2017which hosted by Shine-Consultant and acquire the support of SMRT and SPAD, will open on 6th-7th, Sep, 2017. This summit is acco

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Railtex 2017 attracts nearly 10,000 industry specialists

The thirteenth Railtex, which took place successfully at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham from 9 to 11 May, attracted 9,755 attendees. Thi

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Tejas Express: India’s first high-speed train leaves Mumbai, is now on its way to Goa

The Tejas Express — India’s first semi-high speed full AC train  arrived in the city on Saturday. The luxury train, which boasts of several m

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Railway Market Reports

Qalaa Holding Inc to sell its Rift Valley Railways stake

Qalaa Holdings , an African leader in energy and infrastructure, confirms that preliminary negotiations are ongoing with several prospective local and international investors for the sale of its stake

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Amtrak reports record sales and passenger numbers

AMTRAK achieved a record for unaudited ticket sales for the 2016 fiscal year, which ended on September 30, of $US 2.14bn which is $US 12m more than in 2015. The increased ticket revenue was due to a

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Thales to sell its fare collection business

THALES has entered into exclusive negotiations with Latour Capital, a private equity firm, with a view to selling its transport ticketing and revenue collection, road tolling and car park management b

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Railway Projects

US$642 billion in railway investments set out in theMiddle East, North Africa, Central Asia and South Asia

The Middle East, North Africa, Central Asia and South Asia hold the largest selection of freight and urban transport projects across the globe, with over US$642 billion worth of planned railway invest

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Jacobs Selected for Pioneering New Jersey Rail Microgrid Project

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. has been selected by NJ TRANSIT to provide design and general engineering services for the NJ TRANSIT Microgrid (NJ TRANSITGRID) project. The objective of the $577 milli

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Shift2Rail 2015/16 projects now fully operational

The Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking (S2R JU) is delighted to announce that the last grant agreement related to 2015/2016 calls has been signed. All projects are now operational and working together towar

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Railway Press Releases

Rail Development Group Paul Plummer To Open Railtex

Paul Plummer, Chief Executive of the Rail Delivery Group, will now formally open Railtex 2017 at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham on 9 May. He has kindly agreed to take on this role follow

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Transnet unveils Trans-Africa locomotive

President Jacob Zuma unveiled the first locomotive to be designed, engineered and manufactured in Africa, marking a crucial step in Transnet’s and South Africa’s march towards becoming a

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DB Cargo and GE Transportation Expand Rail's Digital Footprint in Europe

DB Cargo: Europe’s largest rail freight company and GE Transportation have signed an agreement to digitize 250 locomotives across Germany, U.K., France and Poland over the next five years.   &n

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