Greenbrier expands railcar fleet under management by 85,000.(

Deals this week: Alstom, Cubic Transportation Systems, CAF 
Alstom has secured a €45m ($52.2m) contract from Morocco-based Rabat-Salé transport company STRS to deliver 22 additional Citadis trams.

Greenbrier expands railcar fleet under management by 85,000 
Greenbrier Companies subsidiary Greenbrier Management Services (GMS) has reported that the size of its railcar fleet under management has expanded by roughly 85,000 railcars since 31 August last year.

HS2 reveals names of five bidders for £2.75bn rail contract 
High Speed 2 (HS2) has revealed the names of the five shortlisted bidders for the £2.75bn deal to build the UK’s next generation of high-speed trains.

PolyU and SWJTU partner to set up Joint Innovation Center in China 
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has entered a strategic partnership with Southwest Jiaotong University (SWJTU) in China to establish a new Joint Innovation Center for Rail Transit Safety Monitoring Technology at PolyU Shenzhen Base.