Category Archives: SubSystems

Korail to Be Restructured into Holding Company and Subsidiary

Korail to Be Restructured into Holding Company and Subsidiary : The government proposed a plan to restructure the Korea Railroad Corp. into a holding company with a new subsidiary. According to the plan “Ways for Further Development of the... ...

Rio Tinto suspends coal exports from Mozambique

The mining giant Rio Tinto has suspended coal exports from northwest Mozambique, the company said. The opposition Renamo party has threatened to disrupt the Sena railway line in Tete province, which carries coal to the coast. Recently, former... ...

High-speed rail project cost rises by 10 billion pounds

High-speed rail project cost rises by 10 billion pounds : The budget for the High Speed 2 (HS2) rail project has increased by almost 10 billion pounds because of the addition of a tunnel to plans, transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin said. McLoughlin... ...

JV named for Australia’s longest rail tunnels

JV named for Australia’s longest rail tunnels : A joint venture between Thiess, John Holland and Dragados has been chosen to build the tunnels and excavate new underground stations for Sydney’s North West Rail Link. Thiess has a 50% share of the... ...

Siemens Receives €1.8 Billion Order for U.K. Trains

German technology company Siemens AG SIE.XE -0.35% said Thursday it received an order worth around €1.8 billion for delivering 1,140 commuter trains in the U.K. Under the deal, Siemens will supply 1,140 railway cars to the Department for Transport in... ...

Alstom to modernise regional trains in Germany

Alstom to modernise regional trains in Germany : Alstom was just awarded a contract by Landesnahverkehrsgesellschaft Niedersachsen (LNVG) to modernise 24 Diesel Multiple Unit (DMU) Coradia Lint trains currently operating on Weser-Ems network. The... ...

India’s New Railway : Jammu and Kashmir’s Rail Link

India’s New Railway : A new rail link between Banihal and Qazigund, in Jammu and Kashmir, includes India’s longest rail tunnel. The rail link between Banihal and Qazigund in Jammu and Kashmir includes a 11 kilometer tunnel. Prime Minister... ...

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