France to begin testing hybrid trains in 2020

SNCF is to work alongside Alstom to introduce hybrid trains on regional and commuter routes from 2020.
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Keolis: Managing passenger expectations greatest challenge of Wales and Borders franchise

Keolis International CEO Bernard Tabary during a press event at InnoTrans.Bernard Tabary, Keolis International CEO, was quizzed by the media on the Wales and Border franchise and other topics during a Q&A session at InnoTrans.
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Keolis: Managing passenger expectations greatest challenge of Wales and Borders franchise

Keolis International CEO Bernard Tabary during a press event at InnoTrans.Bernard Tabary, Keolis International CEO, was quizzed by the media on the Wales and Border franchise and other topics during a Q&A session at InnoTrans.
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Alpha Trains commits to hybrid retrofit for diesel fleet

Alpha Trains has signed a letter of intent with Rolls-Royce to retrofit its existing diesel train fleet with hybrid drive systems.
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Alpha Trains commits to hybrid retrofit for diesel fleet

Alpha Trains has signed a letter of intent with Rolls-Royce to retrofit its existing diesel train fleet with hybrid drive systems.
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New data reveals popularity of metro systems throughout the world

The Stockholm Metro. Photo: Gella.Every single day 168 million passengers use metros across the world. But where are all of these systems situated and which ones have the highest ridership?
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New Glasgow Subway train revealed

Stadler and Ansaldo STS have treated visitors at this year's InnoTrans exhibition to a first look at one of Glasgow's new driverless subway trains.
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Riyadh Metro awards operation and maintenance contract

The FLOW Consortium - a partnership between Alstom, Ansaldo STS and Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane - has been awarded a 12-year contract to operate four lines of the Riyadh Metro.
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Public unveiling for ÖBB Cityjet

Bombardier and Austria's ÖBB held a presentation event on day two of InnoTrans 2018 to unveil the new Talent 3 Cityjet EMU.
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Major British Steel contracts rubber-stamped in Berlin

With UK transport secretary Chris Grayling looking on, both contracts were signed by representatives from all parties.
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Egyptian National Railways strikes locomotive deal with Progress Rail

A stock photo of an Egyptian National Railways EMD locomotive. Photo: Ad Meskens.Progress Rail has served the Egyptian market since the 1950s through its EMD brand.
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Closer ties between UK and Australasian rail industries agreed in new pact

L-R: RIA exports director Neil Walker, ARA CEO Danny Broad, ARA chair Bob Herbert, and RIA CEO Darren Caplan. Photo: RIA.RIA chief executive Darren Caplan described the pact as a "great example of an industry reaching out to fellow colleagues across the globe, to develop new trade links and cooperation".
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