Finland to explore rail link between Oulu and Norway
The Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications and Norwegian transport authorities have identified a prospective railway route to the Arctic Ocean through Oulu and Rovaniemi in Finland, to Kirkenes in Norway.
Metroselskabet awards contract for Denmark’s Sydhavn Metro
Metroselskabet has awarded a €460m design and build contract for Sydhavn Metro Line (Line 4) in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Australia selects three proposals for Faster Rail Prospectus
The Australian Government has selected three business case proposals for faster rail that are set to be developed as part of the government’s A$20m ($16m) Faster Rail Prospectus.
GTR launches new direct trains on UK’s Thameslink railway system
UK-based train operator Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) has launched six new ‘preview’ services that will run across central London on the Thameslink railway system.