BAV grants operating licence to SBB’s Bombardier TWINDEXX trains
Switzerland’s Federal Office of Transport (BAV) has granted the operating licence to Swiss Federal Railways’ (SBB) Bombardier TWINDEXX trains for a period of two years.
Brightline railroad and Virgin Group form partnership
US-based intercity passenger railroad Brightline has unveiled a strategic partnership and trademark licensing agreement with the Virgin Group to further support its growth.
FRA issues NOFO for more than $272m to support rail repair projects
The Federal Railroad Administration, an agency under the US Department of Transportation, has issued a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for $272m to rehabilitate publicly-owned railroad assets.
Deals and M&As this week: Alstom, Bombardier, Porterbrook
Bombardier Transportation and Alstom have jointly received an order worth $340m for the delivery of 153 metro cars to Société de transport de Montréal (STM), a transport agency based in Canada.