Prof Woodward Promises Excellence Plans for the University’s new high-speed rail research and development institute have moved forward after West Yorkshire Combined Authority’s Investment Committee backed a £13m investment, a statement by the University has noted. The planned institute, a joint development led by the University, will provide Leeds City […]
Press Release-Alstom delivered the first Citadis X05 tram for Grand Avignon on Thursday 13 December after a three-day journey from La Rochelle, where the design and development of the trams is carried out. In total, Alstom will supply 14 trams to the agglomeration community of Grand Avignon, scheduled to enter […]
Many industry watchers are obsessed with China’s widening reach in Africa’s railway infrastructure. What they are missing is the surreptitious Russian inroads into strategic railway assets across Africa. Interestingly,Russia is adopting western style investment practices as against the Chinese model. Certain trends are discernible in the Russian strategy.First is the […]
(CGTN) Since 2014, more than 700 railway carriages from China have helped to improve Argentina’s railway network as part of deals signed by the Argentinian government and CRRC – China’s state-owned rolling stock manufacturer. Three lines connecting Buenos Aires and its satellite cities have been equipped with newly-purchased cars – […]
Industry experts are canvassing an indigenization policy leading to railway parks across Africa to produce railway parts .This should be in collaboration with willing transnational industry manufacturers. How feasible is that concept ably propounded by that extensively experienced Indian rail expert, J.Lakshminarayan? In addition, who is listening?