Network Rail to upgrade Carlisle station in England .(


Carlisle Station from a Northbound Train.(Peter S Lewis)

Network Rail to upgrade Carlisle station in England
The UK’s Network Rail (NR) will replace the roof and rebuild all eight platforms at Carlisle station in Cumbria.

China wins $1.6bn contract to support Hungary-Serbia high-speed rail
The governments of China and Hungary have signed an agreement on the development, construction and financing of the Hungarian section of Hungary-Serbia high-speed railway.

Early works on Melbourne metro rail project to start in 2017
Australia’s Victoria Government has announced that early works are being planned for the A$11bn ($7.9bn) Melbourne Metro rail project that will transform the region’s rail network.

Alstom to deliver seven additional Citadis trams to Lyon, France
Alstom has received a €20m order to deliver seven Citadis trams to Sytral (Syndicat des Transports de l’Agglomération Lyonnaise), the transport authority of Lyon, France.