TasRail’s Western line in Tasmania closed after freight train derailment
TasRail’s Western line in north-west Tasmania has been closed after ten wagons came off the tracks following a freight train derailment near Kimberley, Northern Cape Province of South Africa.
AnsaldoBreda to deliver €250m worth of driverless trains for Milan underground’s M4 Line
Italian industrial group Finmeccanica’s subsidiary AnsaldoBreda has received a €250m contract to deliver driverless metro trains for Line 4 of the Milan underground.
Hong Kong’s MTR awards €330m signalling contract to Thales and Alstom
Hong Kong’s metro network operator MTR has awarded a €330m contract to Thales and Alstom to upgrade the signalling systems of its seven metro lines.
Mott MacDonald to review ETCS implementation in Belgium
The Belgian Mobility and Transport Federal Public Services (FPS) has appointed engineering consultant Mott MacDonald to review plans for the European Train Control System (ETCS) on the country’s conventional, high-speed rail network.