Alstom unveils livery of Avelia Liberty high-speed trainsets for Amtrak’s NEC.(www.railway-technology.com)

Alstom unveils livery of Avelia Liberty high-speed trainsets for Amtrak’s NEC 
Rolling stock manufacturer Alstom has unveiled the livery of its next-generation high-speed Avelia Liberty trains, which are set to operate on Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor (NEC) in the US.

NSW begins planning for stage 2 of Sydney’s Parramatta Light Rail 
The Government of New South Wales (NSW) in Australia has started planning stage 2 of the Parramatta Light Rail, which will provide a connection to Sydney Olympic Park.

Deals this week: Ranken Railway Construction Group, Transtech 
Singapore-based Sapphire’s subsidiary Ranken Railway Construction Group has been awarded two contracts worth a combined RMB856m ($130m) for work on municipal metro and rail transit lines in China.

Concept designs unveiled for new Kuala Lumpur-Singapore HSR stations 
Malaysian Government agency MyHSR has unveiled the architectural concept designs for all seven stations of the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed rail (KL-SG HSR) network, which is currently under development within the country.