June 13, 2016
The Secretaría del Metro de Panamá (SMP, Metro Secretariat) has announced that the ongoing construction for Panama City Metro Line 2 is 15 per cent completed and is expected to be fully completed by December 2018.
June 13, 2016
Chile's Empresa de Transporte de Pasajeros Metro SA (Metro SA) has awarded a EUR2.8-million contract to Spain-based Indra Sistemas SA to expand the vehicle monitoring solution on the new exclusive bus lanes of Transantiago, the integrated public transport system of Santiago.
June 8, 2016
The São Paulo's Department of Metropolitan Transport/Secretaria dos Transportes Metropolitanos (STM) has selected TC-Linha 4 Amarela consortium to construct Phase 2 of the metro Line 4 extension project by 2019.
June 6, 2016
The VLT Carioca consortium has opened Phase I of the Porto Maravilha light-rail transit (LRT) system in Rio de Janeiro. Phase I connects Parada dos Museus in the city centre to the Santos Dumont Airport and covers eight stations.
June 1, 2016
São Paulo's metro company Companhia do Metropolitano de São Paulo (CMSP) has awarded a MYR504.6-million contract to Malaysia-based Scomi Engineering (Scomi) to perform additional works on São Paulo's monorail Line 17 (Gold).
May 2, 2016
MHI Transportation Systems Brasil, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, has selected Faiveley Transport to supply platform screen doors (PSDs) for the upcoming Line 6 of the São Paulo Metro.
April 27, 2016
The VLT Carioca consortium has announced plans to begin commercial operations on Line 5 of the Rio de Janeiro Porto Maravilha light-rail transit (LRT) system from May 2016, a month later than scheduled.