KiwiRail to receive government funding to upgrade electric trains
KiwiRail is set to receive NZD35m ($23m) in funding from the Government of New Zealand to modernise 15 of its electric trains that operate between Hamilton and Palmerston North.
Vivarail delays delivery of London Northwestern Class 230 trains
Vivarail has postponed the delivery of Class 230 trains to London Northwestern Railway due to technical issues.
Trafikverket selects Efacec for level-crossing protection systems
Swedish rail and road infrastructure manager Trafikverket has contracted Efacec and its local partner to develop new-generation automatic level-crossing protection systems.
Hitachi to acquire Elliott’s stake in Ansaldo for €808m
Hitachi has signed an agreement to purchase Elliott International’s 31.794% stake in Ansaldo, for a total sum of €808m.