Stantec wins contract for Bowmanville Rail Expansion project.(www.railway-technology.com) 

Stantec wins contract for Bowmanville Rail Expansion project 
Design firm Stantec and its partner Amec Foster Wheeler have secured a contract to provide technical assistance for Metrolinx’s Bowmanville Rail Expansion project in Ontario, Canada.

Transnet receives first TRAXX locomotive from Bombardier 
South African state-owned enterprise company Transnet has received the first TRAXX locomotive from Bombardier Transportation, which is expected to be used for freight traffic applications.

CTA shortlists three builders for $2.1bn RPM programme 
The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) in the US has selected three qualified builders to submit proposals for $2.1bn Red and Purple Modernization Program (RPM), which aims to improve rail services.

Deals this week: Administrador de Infraestructuras Ferroviarias (ADIF), Hyundai Rotem, Mitsubishi Electric 
Administrador de Infraestructuras Ferroviarias (ADIF) of Spain has signed a technical co-operation agreement with the National Capital Region Transport (NCRTC) and a joint venture (JV) to develop rapid rail transit systems (RRTS) in India’s National Capital region (NCR).

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