Thales secures Finch West LRT signalling contract in Toronto, Canada.(www.railway-technology.com)

Network Rail awards signalling framework contracts worth £215m 
UK’s Network Rail has awarded 17 framework contracts with a combined value of £215m to deliver minor signalling works across the country.

Thales secures Finch West LRT signalling contract in Toronto, Canada 
Thales has secured a contract to deliver the signalling system for the Finch West LRT system in Toronto, Canada.

Victoria deploys recycled plastic rail sleepers at Richmond station 
The Government of Victoria in Australia has announced the installation of railway sleepers made from recycled plastic at Richmond station in Melbourne.

Transdev to operate and maintain Dublin light-rail network 
Transdev has secured the contract to operate and maintain Luas, the light-rail network in Dublin, Ireland.