UK Office of Rail and Road approves Hitachi’s ETCS for passenger trains
UK industry regulator Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has approved Hitachi Rail Europe’s new European Train Control System (ETCS) for use on passenger services.
Storstockholms Lokaltrafik launches surveillance network to curb crimes
Stockholm’s public transport organisation Storstockholms Lokaltrafik (SL) has deployed new surveillance solutions on buses, trains, trams and stations to help protect passengers from pickpocketing and other crimes.
Victoria to revamp Murray Basin rail freight network
The Government of Victoria in Australia is transforming the Murray Basin rail freight network to help revitalise the state’s network.
Astaldi joint venture wins €1bn contract for Brenner railway tunnel in Italy
A joint venture (JV) comprising Astaldi Group, Ghella, Oberosler, Cogeis and PAC has secured a €1bn contract to build the Italian stretch of the Brenner Railway Tunnel.