GE Transportation signs $900m locomotive contracts with KTZ.( 

GE Transportation signs $900m locomotive contracts with KTZ 
GE Transportation has signed two contracts with Kazakhstan’s state-run railroad Kazakhstan Temir Zholy (KTZ), which have a combined value of more than $900m.

Deals this week: BLS, Alstom, Ricardo 
BLS has reached an agreement with Stadler for the supply of 52 Flirt trains.

Malaysia and Singapore sign Rapid Transit System agreement 
Malaysia and Singapore have announced a joint agreement to deliver the 4km Rapid Transit System (RTS) link between Singapore and Johor Bahru in southern Malaysia.

Coleman Rail wins contract for Australia’s Ballarat line upgrade 
ACCIONA Geotech’s subsidiary Coleman Rail and its partners Lendlease and SMEC Australia have signed the A$551.7m ($440m) contract to upgrade the Ballarat rail line in Victoria.