Campaign launched to end costly bridge strikes

Britain's infrastructure manager, Network Rail, has launched a campaign to tackle the rising number - and rising cost - of collisions between lorries and railway bridges.
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MBTA reveals Red Line train mock-up

Officials and members of the public have been given the opportunity to see inside a mock-up of the Red Line metro vehicles being supplied by Chinese manufacturer CRRC.
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DB says innovative freight train project ‘very promising’ so far

A project to design innovative freight wagons, which is being financed by Germany's Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI), DB Cargo and VTG, is producing 'very promising' results.
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ČD to order up to 120 new regional trains

Czech rail operator České dráhy (ČD) has launched a procurement competition for up to 120 new trains for regional services.
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Stadler confirms train and tram-train order for Wales

Photo: Stadler.The contract was signed with KeolisAmey, which will take over the running and development of both for 15 years from October 14.
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Sydney opens new light rail maintenance depot

An opening ceremony has been held at a new depot and control centre for the CBD and South East Light Rail route in Sydney.
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Japanese rolling stock manufacturer to close US factory

Photo: YouTube.The train maker, which is itself a subsidiary of Central Japan Railway Company, intends to sell the factory to a third party.
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NS returns modern Sprinters to service

Dutch operator NS has reintroduced the first two upgraded Sprinter EMUs back into service.
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NS returns modern Sprinters to service

Dutch operator NS has reintroduced the first two upgraded Sprinter EMUs back into service.
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Transport for West Midlands tender for up to 50 battery-powered trams

Photo: Transport for West Midlands.A supplier is expected to be awarded the contract in around May 2019 with a two year design and development process to follow.  
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Train builders start on London and North Eastern Railways’ Azumas

Photo: Hitachi Rail Europe.This milestone follows Azuma trains built in Japan being testing on the route.
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This is what the interior of Amtrak’s new Acela Express trains will look like

Photo: Amtrak.The high-speed trains are being built by Alstom and are scheduled to enter service on the Boston - New York - Washington D.C. Northeast Corridor in 2021.
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