Details of mega project Kanal Istanbul are coming to light :The population of the town to be built around new Turkey’s mega project Kanal Istanbul has been reduced to 500,000 upon the order of President Recep Tayyip ErdoÄŸan. Furthermore, tall buildings will not be included in the project that will connect the Marmara Sea to the Black Sea.
Venkaiah Naidu unveils first â€˜Made in Indiaâ€™ car-body shell for Kochi Metro :The manufacture of Kochi metro coaches has officially commenced at Sri City manufacturing unit of Alstom Transport India Limited.
China to create the worldâ€™s first hydrogen tram column published :Core Tip: March 19, the worldâ€™s first hydrogen column tram in CSR Qingdao Sifang Locomotive Co.
Eye on Ayutthaya for Bangkok electric railway :The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) is to study the extension of its Red Line from the Rangsit campus of Thammasat University in Pathum Thani province north of Bangkok to Ayutthaya that will then become a satellite town of the capital.
Alstom and Calw district in Germany sign a letter of intent on the development of a zero emission train
Alstom and Calw district in Germany sign a letter of intent on the development of a zero emission train :Alstom representatives and Helmut Riegger, District Administrator of Calw, signed a letter of intent for the planned use of new emission-free fuel cell drive trains on the Hermann-Hesse railway line. This line is set to improve access to the Black Forest and make it become a nearby area of relaxation.
Vietnam to have high-speed train :Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a plan to build Vietnamâ€™s first high-speed railway by 2030, Vietnam News Agency reported.
French firm wins tech deal for Qatar light rail system :France-based technology firm Thales said on Wednesday it has signed a contract to deliver an integrated supervision, telecommunications, security and automatic fare collection system for the Lusail Light Rail Transit System in Qatar.