Ricardo to provide verification services for Taiwan’s Green Line.(www.railway-technology.com)

Deals this week: Alstom, Hindustan Construction Company (HCC) 
Alstom has secured a contract from Östgötatrafiken to supply three additional Coradia Nordic trains to be added to the existing fleet of 15.

Faiveley wins contract for New Intercity Fleet in NSW 
Wabtec subsidiary Faiveley Transport has secured contracts worth more than $150m from RailConnect NSW to supply a complete range of railway systems and maintenance services for the 56 train sets of the New Intercity Fleet in New South Wales, Australia.

Ricardo to provide verification services for Taiwan’s Green Line 
UK’s Ricardo has been selected to provide independent verification and validation services for the construction of the new 27km ‘Green Line’ on the Taoyuan MRT system in Taiwan.

Procurement process starts for $1.5bn Foothill Gold Line project 
The Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority has started a procurement process to hire a design-build team for the construction of a $1.5bn Foothill Gold Line light rail extension project in the US.