March 27, 2017
Bombardier Transportation and Hartasuma Sdn Bhd have secured a MYR1.7-billion contract from Prasarana Malaysia Berhad to supply additional 27 four-car Bombardier Innovia Metro 300 trainsets for the Kelana Jaya light-rail transit (LRT) Line in Malaysia.
March 17, 2017
Philippines-based AF Payments Incorporated, a joint venture (JV) of the Metro Pacific Investments Corporation and Ayala Corporation, has sold three million contactless payment cards ‘beep’ since 2015.
March 15, 2017
Nokia has supplied a mission-critical communications network to South Korea-based LG CNS, who is providing support for railway operations on the Klang Valley MRT Sg Buloh-Kajang (SBK) Line.
March 14, 2017
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) and Afcons Infrastructure Limited have secured a INR16.75-billion contract from Metro Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad Company Limited (MEGA) to construct the 6.83-km underground section of the East-West corridor of the Ahmedabad-Gandhinagar Metro.
March 10, 2017
Malaysia’s Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp) has awarded four contracts worth MYR2.74 billion for the construction of the MRT Sungai Buloh-Serdang-Putrajaya (SSP) Line as part of the Klang Valley MRT project.
March 10, 2017
The Government of Australia has selected SNC-Lavalin Rail & Transit-led consortium to undertake the feasibility design study of the proposed rail link to the upcoming Western Sydney Airport at Badgerys Creek.
March 8, 2017
A consortium of China Railway Construction Electrification Bureau Group Company Limited and China Railway 21st Bureau Group Company, subsidiaries of China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC), has secured a CNY3.4-billion contract to provide the electrical and mechanical (E&M) system, deploy disaster prevention and safety monitoring system, and undertake related construction for the Beijing-Hebei section of the Beijing-Shenyang high-speed rail (HSR).
March 4, 2017
Scomi Transit Projects Sdn Bhd (STP), owned by Scomi Engineering Bhd, and Prasarana Malaysia Bhd have signed a contract for the STP to upgrade the Kuala Lumpur monorail stations, construct a new depot, and supply 12 four-car train sets and the electrical and mechanical (E&M) system.
March 1, 2017
Bombardier Sifang (Qingdao) Transportation Limited (BST) joint venture (JV) has secured a CNY1.95-billion contract from China Railway Corporation (CRC) to supply 18 eight-car CRH1 A-A new generation, high-speed trains.
March 1, 2017
AECOM, the lead consultant to conduct the advanced engineering study for the Singapore stretch of the Singapore-Kuala Lumpur high-speed rail (HSR) project, has unveiled the design of the Jurong East terminus of the line.
February 28, 2017
Simplex Infrastructure Limited (SIL) has secured an INR2.474-billion contract to construct elevated structures including viaducts and stations for the North–South corridor extension of Bangalore Metro Phase II.