Metra issues RFP to buy new locomotives.(www.railway-technology.com) 

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.

ERE wins contract for Kuala Lumpur-Singapore HSR project 
ERE Consulting Group has secured the social impact assessment (SIA) contract from MyHSR for the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (KL-SG HSR) project.

Alstom to deliver signalling system to China’s Chengdu metro 
Alstom and its joint venture units SATEE and CASCO have secured two contracts to supply traction systems for 200 metro cars, as well as a CBTC signalling system, for the entirety of Chengdu metro line 9’s phase I in China.

Deals this week: Balfour Beatty, CSCEC, CCECC 
Balfour Beatty has secured a $1.08bn (£807m) contract from the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA), US, as part of a joint venture (JV) with Herzog Contracting Corp, The Middlesex Corp and Fluor Corporation.

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