Archive for category: Light Rail

DAAB opens doors at Edinburgh Tram depot

DAAB MK drive unit operators have been used to automate a set of ten side-hung, bi-folding doors at the new Edinburgh Tram maintenance depot. The automated doors will provide access to trams entering the depot for cleaning and maintenance. DAAB is part...
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Delhi Metro extended by 34 km in 2011

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) added 34.52 km of metro lines to its network in 2011, taking the total length of the Delhi Metro system to over 190 km. DMRC is now moving towards phase three of the project in which another 117 km of lines will be a...
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FTA issues approval for Crenshaw/LAX light rail project

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) recently issued a Record of Decision (ROD) for the Crenshaw/LAX light rail project based on Metro’s Final Environmental Impact Statement/Report (EIS/EIR) in compliance with the National Environmental Polic...
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FTA issues approval for Crenshaw / LAX light rail project

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) recently issued a Record of Decision (ROD) for the Crenshaw/LAX light rail project based on Metro’s Final Environmental Impact Statement/Report (EIS/EIR) in compliance with the National Environmental Policy Ac...
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Future Croydon trams in ‘successful test run’ by Stadler

The Variobahn from Berlin rail vehicle manufacturer Stadler Pankow GmbH has successfully completed its test run and ‘will shortly be delivered to London’. Last summer, British tram operator London Tramlink ordered six Variobahn five-carriag...
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TfL launches flower campaign to raise awareness

Transport for London is hoping a new campaign, featuring flowers painted on the ground at 15 spots around Croydon where trams share the streets with cars and pedestrians, will help make people more aware of their surroundings and avoid them colliding w...
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