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Vancouver to Portland HSR Feasibility Study Funds Allocated

Vancouver to Portland HSR Feasibility Study Funds Allocated :$1 million USD in funds have been allocated in the Washington State budget by State Governor Jay Inslee in order to commission a proper feasibility study for a High Speed Rail project that... ...

Railsponsible becomes a member of the 10YFP Sustainable Public Procurement Program led by UNEP

Railsponsible becomes a member of the 10YFP Sustainable Public Procurement Program led by UNEP Railsponsible, a non-profit business organisation formed by seven companies in the rail industry: Alstom, Bombardier Transportation, SNCF, Deutsche Bahn,... ...

New generation trains ordered for lines D and E of the SNCF network in ÃŽle-de-France

New generation trains ordered for lines D and E of the SNCF network in ÃŽle-de-France :At its board meeting, SNCF selected the Alstom-Bombardier consortium to renew the trains on lines D and E of the ÃŽle-de-France network. This contract for 255 trains... ...

Alstom’s Citadis Spirit begins train dynamic testing in Ottawa

Alstom’s Citadis Spirit begins train dynamic testing in Ottawa :Alstom’s Citadis Spirit, a 100% low-floor light rail vehicle designed for North America, began dynamic testing on the O-Train Confederation Line in Ottawa, Ontario. Witnessing the... ...

Rail deck park could cost at least $1.05 billion

Rail deck park could cost at least $1.05 billion :To achieve the Mayor John Tory-backed vision of a 21-acre park decked over the downtown rail corridor, city staff estimated it will cost at least $1.05 billion to build. That is a very preliminary... ...

Alstom to maintain Ottawas light rail transit system

Alstom to maintain Ottawa’s light rail transit system :Alstom has been selected by Rideau Transit Maintenance General Partnership (RTM)(1) to maintain the city of Ottawa’s light rail transit system, called the O-Train Confederation Line. The... ...

Alstom to provide Amtrak with its new generation of high-speed train (Video)

Alstom to provide Amtrak with its new generation of high-speed train :Alstom and Amtrak announced today that they have signed a contract for Alstom to design and build 28 new high-speed trains, which will run on the Northeast Corridor (NEC) between... ...

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