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Talgo trains begin service in Russia
The first of Russian Railways’ (RZD) four Talgo trains has begun its operations from the Kursk Railway Station in Moscow.

Bombardier to deliver 40 Flexity 2 Trams to De Lijn
Belgian transport operator De Lijn has exercised a €97m option to buy 40 additional Flexity 2 low-floor LRVs from Bombardier.

Ruckus and Smartac collaborate to build smart railway stations in China
Ruckus Wireless is cooperating with Smartac Group China to build Ruckus Smart Wi-Fi networks that will cover more than 300 passenger stations for three major railroad systems in China, including Beijing, Guangzhou and Lanzhou.

Wabtec wins £60m contract to refurbish Eversholt Rail’s fleet of Class 321 Renatus
UK-based rolling stock operating firm Eversholt Rail has awarded a £60m contract to Wabtec to refurbish its fleet of Class 321 Renatus, as part of the refurbishment programme.