China has signed an agreement with the governments of Serbia, Hungary and Macedonia for the construction of a new high-speed railway between Belgrade and Budapest. Speaking after the signing ceremony, Chinese[...]
RATP and Alstom have commissioned the T8 tramway in the Ile-de-France region. The 8.45-kilometre line connects Saint-Denis – Porte de Paris station to Villetaneuse-University and Epinay-sur-Seine station via two branch lines. Twenty trams an hour[...]
Rio de Janeiro’s commuter rail operator SuperVia has commissioned its 50th new Chinese-built train. Two more CNR 3000 Series trains entered passenger service on December 4. Twenty new four-car units[...]
Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe (BVB) has inaugurated a cross-border extension of Line 8 to Germany from Kleinhüningen to Weil am Rhein. The 2.8-kilometre extension was officially opened on December 14 by Baden-Wuerttemberg Transport Minister Winfried[...]
Polish train operator PKP Intercity has launched its EIC Premium service using its new fleet of high-speed Pendolinos. On December 14, nine trains entered passenger service between Warsaw and Tricity,[...]
Track laying has been completed on a 17.5-kilometre extension of Nottingham’s tram network. More than 3,800 sections of track have been laid using Alstom’s automated Appitrack system, extending Nottingham’s light[...]
Bombardier has launched its new ‘Iron Bird’ integration test facility for the 65 new Aventra trains it is manufacturing for London’s Crossrail network. Mayor of London Boris Johnson opened the new[...]
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