Canada’s Ontario to invest $770m in Stage 2 light-rail transit project expansion
Premier of Ontario Kathleen Wynne has announced plans to invest more than C$1bn ($770m) to expand the light-rail transit (LRT) project in the province, which will include addition of 30km of rail and 19 stations.
ELL and Siemens sign framework agreement for a further 50 Vectron trains
Full-service provider European Locomotive Leasing (ELL) has signed a framework agreement with Siemens for an addition of 50 Vectron locomotives.
Scomi Engineering wins $121m monorail contract in Brazil
Malaysia-based Scomi Engineering has secured a MYR504.6m ($121.5m) contract to carry out additional works on Line 17 of Gold São Paulo monorail project in Brazil.
Rockwell launches new network platform to increase railroad safety
US-based Rockwell Collins has introduced ARINC RailwayNet, a new network and messaging service for passenger and freight railroads.