Light rail industry news

The latest light rail, tram, trolley and streetcar news from around the world.

Ottawa O-Train expansion approved

07 Mar 2019

CANADA: Meeting on March 6, the Ottawa City Council formally approved the award of contracts for the O-Train Stage 2 expansion project, which will add 44 km and 24 stations to the capital’s light rail network by 2025. Now ... more

Max Doors Solutions has installed four sets of Jewers Doors’ Swift-SEW doors at the Canberra light rail depot.

Tram depot doors ready for opening

06 Mar 2019

AUSTRALIA: Max Doors Solutions has installed four sets of Jewers Doors’ Swift-SEW bifolding doors at the maintenance depot on the 12 km Canberra light rail line which is expected to open this year. Sydney-based architect ... more

Accessibility and sustainability at the heart of Berlin transport plan

01 Mar 2019

GERMANY: The Senate of the Land of Berlin on February 26 issued a 2019-23 transport plan, with accessibility and emissions reduction key components. As well as the bus, tram, U-Bahn and ferry networks operated by ... more