Faiveley Transport to provide rail systems for new Paris trains.(www.railway-technology.com) 

Scotland’s rail network to receive 1,000 new carriages by 2020, RDG says 
New analysis by the Rail Delivery Group (RDG) has revealed that Scotland’s railway network will witness the introduction of nearly 1,000 new train carriages over the next two and half years to 2020, which is expected to enhance the connectivity of rail transport in the region.

HIMA to upgrade safety technology at 25 rail stations in Indonesia 
Smart safety solutions provider HIMA has secured a contract from rail supplier PT Len Industri (Persero) to upgrade safety technology at 25 railway stations in Indonesia.

Faiveley Transport to provide rail systems for new Paris trains 
Wabtec subsidiary Faiveley Transport has secured an approximately $100m contract to supply systems for the first 71 next-generation double-decker trainsets for lines D and E of the Paris rail network in France.

Siemens invests in Wi-Tronix to expand digitalised services in rail sector 
Siemens has made an equity investment in US-based remote monitoring specialist Wi-Tronix to strengthen its own digital predictive maintenance services for railways.