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Go-Ahead prepares for German launch

Railway Gazette International - Wed, 2018/03/28 - 07:55
GERMANY: The first of 45 Flirt3 electric multiple units ordered by UK-based transport group Go-Ahead as part of its entry into the German passenger market has been completed at Stadler’s Pankow...
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Bombardier Transportation completes negotiations for ‘reorientation’ in Germany

Railway Gazette International - Wed, 2018/03/28 - 07:43
GERMANY: Bombardier Transportation has announced the completion of negotiations with employee representatives for the ‘reorientation’ of its German activities. The company said the programme...
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Zwolle infrastructure upgrading contract signed

Railway Gazette International - Wed, 2018/03/28 - 06:00
NETHERLANDS: Infrastructure manager ProRail has awarded VolkerRail and Van Hattum & Blankevoort a €170m contract to undertake extensive track works between Zwolle and Herfte, where the lines to...
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GWR to manage Heathrow Express service

Railway Gazette International - Wed, 2018/03/28 - 02:58
UK: The Heathrow Express premium airport service between London Paddington and Heathrow Airport is to continue running until at least 2028 under a new agreement announced on March 28. The...
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West Coast Partnership invitations to tender issued

Railway Gazette International - Wed, 2018/03/28 - 01:59
UK: The Department for Transport issued invitations to tender for the West Coast Partnership franchise on March 27. The contract will cover the operation of InterCity West Coast services from...
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Atocha Phase 2 unveiled

Railway Gazette International - Wed, 2018/03/28 - 01:29
SPAIN: Development Minister Íñigo de la Serna has unveiled plans for the second phase of a capacity expansion programme at Madrid Atocha station, designed by architect Rafael Moneo. In preparation...
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Vinkovci – Vukovar electrification project backed

Railway Gazette International - Tue, 2018/03/27 - 23:00
CROATIA: Proposed EU co-financing for the electrification and upgrading of the route from Vinkovci to the River Danube port of Vukovar has been backed by the JASPERS technical assistance partnership...
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Siemens and Alstom sign agreement for ‘the birth of a new champion’

Railway Gazette International - Tue, 2018/03/27 - 08:00
INDUSTRY: A business combination agreement for the proposed merger of Siemens’ Mobility division with Alstom was signed by the two companies on March 23. The BCA sets out the terms and conditions...
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