Transport for London (TfL) has issued an Invitation to Negotiate to the shortlisted bidders for a contract to supply the next generation of Docklands Light Railway (DLR) trains.
The owner of open access operator Italo has exercised an option to order five more EVO Pendolino trains from Alstom.
A new app that allows train operators to request train paths online has been certified as compliant by the European Railways Association (ERA).
Egypt National Railways has awarded a contract to Thales to modernise signalling and telecommunications systems on a section of the Alexandria–Cairo–Aswan railway.
The California High-Speed Rail Authority has confirmed that DB Engineering and Consulting has been awarded an early train operator services contract to assist with the United State's first high-speed railway.
Serbia Railways has signed a $247 million (around €209 million) contract with Russia's RZD International for the development of the Belgrade - Budapest line.
Siemens is partnering up with Canadian manufacturer Ballard Power Systems to develop a fuel cell engine for its new Mireo train platform.
Alstom's chairman and CEO Henri Poupart-Lafarge has provided an update on the proposed merger of Siemens and Alstom.