Bombardier’s new E-Class trams starts operating in Melbourne.(www.railway-technology.com)

Bombardier’s new E-Class trams starts operating in Melbourne
The Government of Victoria in Australia has announced the start of operations of the first Bombardier E-Class tram in Melbourne.

Duos Technologies receives LoI to provide intrusion detection technology to NYC Transit
Intelligent security analytical technology provider Duos Technologies Group has received a Letter of Intent (LoI) to award a purchase order from New York City (NYC) Transit for the provision of a turnkey system to test new technologies that will alert when persons or objects enter onto NYC Transit system’s tracks.

Louis Berger and Egis collaborate to develop rail technology
Engineering firms Louis Berger and Egis have entered a new exclusive partnership in order to fulfil various project development and delivery requirements for mass transit, rail and freight owners and operators in North America.

Atkins to upgrade Cornwall signalling capability in UK
British engineering firm Atkins has received a contract to upgrade the signalling capability in the South of Cornwall as part of the Cornwall Capacity Enabling Scheme for Network Rail.