IO and Metrolinx seek parties for Lakeshore East-East Corridor Expansion.(www.railway-technology.com)

IO and Metrolinx seek parties for Lakeshore East-East Corridor Expansion
Canada’s Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a request for qualifications (RFQ) inviting interested parties to build and finance the Lakeshore East-East Corridor Expansion project.

Deals this week: BAM Nuttall, DFCCIL, Siemens
Stadler Rail Services has awarded a £20m contract to UK-based civil engineering company BAM Nuttall for construction of a train depot in Kirkdale, Liverpool.

US ConnDOT to upgrade Noroton Heights Railroad Station platforms
The Connecticut Department of Transportation (ConnDOT) in the US has announced plans to replace the Noroton Heights Railroad Station platforms in Darien.

UK’s TfWM to take over Midland Metro trams operations
The UK’s Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) is set to take over day-to-day operations of its Midland Metro trams when the existing concession held by National Express expires next year.