EuroRail Transit Summit :Rail transport in Europe is characterized by its diversity, both technical and infrastructural. Rail networks in Western and Central Europe are often well maintained and well developed, whilst Eastern and Southern Europe often have less coverage and infrastructure problems.
Hitachi Agrees to Buy Two Finmeccanica Rail Businesses :Hitachi Ltd. agreed to buy Finmeccanica SpAâs rail business and a signals affiliate in its largest overseas acquisition as it seeks growth abroad.
MERMEC wins TCDD new high-speed diagnostic train :Ankara, Turkey – MERMEC Group is leader in providing cutting-edge solutions to the high-speed railway industry thanks to its technological excellence and superior expertise in systems integration.
SISCOG strengthens Brazilian market approach :SISCOG, the software company specialized in solutions for the optimised planning and management of resources in transportation companies, has engaged in a cooperation agreement with the Brazilian company SYSFER to intensify its commercial activity in Brazil and other South American countries.
Qatar inks $3.3 billion deal for Doha Metro driverless trains :The group consisting of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Mitsubishi Corporation, Hitachi, the Kinki Sharyo Co and Thales said on Sunday it has received a letter of conditional acceptance from the Qatar Railways Company for the systems package for the metro project.
5-member consortium wins systems deal for Doha Metro : A five-member consortium has received a âLetter of Conditional Acceptanceâ from the Qatar Railways Company for a systems package of the Doha Metro, the first metro system to be constructed in Qatar.
Qatar-Japan consortium to study projects in Turkey :A group of Qatari state-linked investors and three Japanese power firms have signed an agreement to study the possibility of developing projects in Turkey’s AfÅin Elbistan region, one of the Qatari firms said in a statement on Sunday.