Daugavpils tram delivered

18 Jul 2019

LATVIA: PK TS has delivered the first of eight trams that it is supplying to Daugavpils transport operator Daugavpils Satiksme. The City Star vehicle travelled by road from the manufacturer’s factory ... more

Stadler is supplying 12 trams to Cochabamba.

Stadler rolls out first Cochabamba trams

17 Jul 2019

BOLIVIA: The first two Metelitsa trams that Stadler is supplying to Cochabamba have left the manufacturer’s factory at Minsk in Belarus. One of the vehicles is being transported by road to the port ... more

Andy Lord is to become Managing Director of London Underground and TfL Engineering effective from November 4.

New London Underground Managing Director appointed

17 Jul 2019

UK: Andy Lord is to become Managing Director of London Underground and TfL Engineering effective from November 4, Transport for London announced on July 15. Lord was previously Executive Vice ... more

Roma Line C extension brought forward

16 Jul 2019

ITALY: Roma Mayor Virginia Raggi has confirmed that the phase of metro Line C currently under construction will reach Piazza Venezia, making it one station longer than previously envisaged. A tunnel boring machine has been ... more

Bombardier Transportation has a contract to supply up to 34 light rail vehicles to Wiener Lokalbahnen.

Wiener Lokalbahnen LRV design revealed

15 Jul 2019

AUSTRIA: Wiener Lokalbahnen has revealed the external design of the light rail vehicles that it ordered from Bombardier Transportation last year. The first of the 28 m long bidirectional vehicles is due to be delivered ... more

Test running on Xiamen metro Line 2 started on July 12.

Tests begin on Xiamen metro Line 2

15 Jul 2019

CHINA: Test running on Xiamen metro Line 2 started on July 12 using 30 trainsets. The 41·6 km route serves 32 stations between Xiamen Island in the east and Tianzhushan in the west. Interchange with the north-south Line 1 ... more

The Métropole Mobilité Aix-en-Provence transport network includes 26 bus routes.

Open payment coming to Aix-en-Provence as operating contract renewed

12 Jul 2019

FRANCE: The Aix-Marseille-Provence Metropolis has renewed its contract with Keolis to operate the Métropole Mobilité Aix-en-Provence transport network. The contract announced on July 3 lasts for nine years from November 4. ... more