Amtrak unveils interiors of its new Acela Express fleet.(www.railway-technology.com) 

Industry pledges to cut rail jargon to avoid ticket confusion 
The rail industry has revealed it will remove jargon printed on rail tickets and journey information from 500,000 routes this September in a bid to simplify the process of buying tickets.

Hitachi Rail Europe begins construction of LNER’s new Azuma fleet 
Hitachi Rail Europe (HRE) has started the construction of British franchise London North Eastern Railway’s (LNER) Azuma fleet for the East Coast Mainline.

Amtrak unveils interiors of its new Acela Express fleet 
US-based passenger railroad service Amtrak has revealed the interiors of its new Acela Express fleet.

Deals and M&As this week: Alstom, Siemens Mobility, Bombardier Transportation Australia 
Alstom has secured a €14m ($16.2m) contract from Bordeaux Metropole, an intercommunal structure in France, for the delivery of five additional Citadis trams.

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