Category Archives: SubSystems

Inauguration of Casablanca’s first tram line in Morocco (Video)

Inauguration of Casablanca’s first tram line in Morocco : On 12 December, 2012, His Majesty the King of Morocco, Mohammed VI, inaugurated the Casablanca tramway. Attending the event were the Moroccan and French Prime Ministers, Abdelilah Benkirane... ...

Alstom awarded contract extensions for Dublin’s Luas tram system infrastructure and tram maintenance

Alstom has been awarded two contract extensions by Ireland’s Railway Procurement Agency (RPA), one for maintenance on the Dublin’s Luas tram system infrastructure, the second for maintenance of Citadis trams on the Luas Green Line. The two... ...

Alstom’s Citadis Dualis tram-train now in service on Western Lyon’s second line

Alstom’s Citadis Dualis tram-train now in service on Western Lyon’s second line  : On December 8th, 2012, Rhône-Alpes Regional Council Chairman Jean-Jack Queyranne, SNCF Regional Director Josiane Beaud, RFF Regional Director Anne Lambusson, as... ...

Bombardier delivers first high performance automated Movia Metros for Singapore Land Transport Authority

In October 2012, two weeks ahead of contractual schedule, Bombardier delivered the first of its new fully automated BOMBARDIER MOVIA* trainsets to the Land Transport Authority (LTA) of Singapore. This important milestone marked the successful first... ...

Network Rail awards contracts for key Crossrail works in West London

Network Rail has awarded two contracts for works in west London that will deliver important infrastructure improvements for the Crossrail programme, allowing greater numbers of passenger and freight trains to run more reliably once the new rail link... ...

Russia: private companies invested EUR 20 Billion in railways

Since the beginning of the railway reform, private companies have invested more than RUB 800 Billion (EUR 20 Billion) in the Russian railway sector, Sergey Maltsev, Chairman of the Presidium of non-profit partnership Council of Participants of Railway... ...

Dutch infrastructure manager ProRail inaugurates Hanze line

Dutch infrastructure manager ProRail inaugurates Hanze line: The EUR 1.13 billion Hanze railway line between Lelystad and Zwolle in the Netherlands has been opened and services began with yesterday’s timetable change (9 December). Thanks to the... ...

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