AECOM contracted for Malaysia’s East Coast Rail Link project.(

AECOM contracted for Malaysia’s East Coast Rail Link project 
Global infrastructure firm AECOM has been contracted by the China Communications Construction Company to provide site supervision services for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project in Malaysia.

Dudley Council to develop new light rail hub in UK 
Dudley Council in the UK has submitted a planning application to develop a new very-light rail innovation centre, in partnership with Warwick Manufacturing Group.

Indian Railways to deploy drone cameras to boost operations 
Indian Railways is set to deploy drone cameras (UAV / NETRA) to monitor various railway activities such as track and infrastructure maintenance works in a bid to increase operational safety and overall efficiency.

Metra issues RFP to buy new locomotives 
Metra, a commuter railroad owned by Regional Transportation Authority in the US, has issued a request for proposals (RFP) to purchase new or remanufactured locomotives as part of an initiative to replace its aging fleet of engines.