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Heathrow Express Class 332 trains withdrawn for emergency checks
Heathrow Express, the operator of direct services between London Paddington and Heathrow Airport, has withdrawn its entire fleet of class 332 trains for emergency technical checks.

Norfolk Southern to consolidate railway operating regions
US rail company Norfolk Southern (NS) has decided to consolidate its three operating regions into two in order to streamline operations, drive profitability and support quality services.

Australian firm Built Pty secures Flinders Street Station revamp contract
Australian construction firm Built Pty has secured a contract from the government of Victoria to refurbish the historic Administration Building under the A$100m ($71m) Flinders Street Station restoration project.

US FRA launches new website to request bridge inspection reports
The US Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) has launched a new tool on its website that allows states and municipalities to request inspection reports for rail bridges in their communities.