Transdev to operate and maintain Dublin light-rail network.(www.railway-technology.com)

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.

Virgin Trains introduces apps to help customers during disruptions 
UK-based rail operator Virgin Trains has introduced two apps in a bid to improve customer services during potential disruptions.

Bombardier-Downer EDI JV completes delivery B-series trains to PTA 
A joint venture (JV) comprising Bombardier Transportation and Downer EDI has delivered the final B-Series electric multiple unit train for Western Australia’s Public Transport Authority (PTA) at the Nowergup Rail Depot.

First phase of ION Light Rail Transit in Ontario becomes operational 
The first phase of the ION Light Rail Transit (LRT) in the Canadian province of Ontario has started commercial operations.