Saudi Railway Co launches first passenger services

Saudi Railway Co began operating its first regular passenger service between Riyadh and Al-Qassim on February 26, using one of its CAF-built diesel trainsets which can operate at up to 200 km/h.
International Rail News

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Victorian Rail replacement boom

Victorian Rail News
Bus companies in Melbourne’s east are transporting a huge number of passengers, as the Victorian Government’s rail level crossing removal project surges ahead

Celebrating excellence at the 19th Rail Business Awards

International Rail News
Transport for London was announced as Rail Business of the Year and Great Western Railway Managing Director Mark Hopwood was named Industry Leader of the Year at the 19th Rail Business Awards.

Mordialloc man says elevated train line could be ‘tourist attraction’

Victorian Rail News
AS anti-sky rail protesters ramp up their campaign, one lone wolf has raised his voice in favour of an elevated train line he says could be “a tourist attraction”.

Melbourne’s City Square to shut for Metro Rail works

Victorian Rail News
CITY Square will close within a month to make way for the construction of the Melbourne Metro Rail and new CBD South station.

Southwest Sydney train service to increase with new peak hour trains

New South Wales Rail News
LEPPINGTON commuters can soon travel directly to Parramatta and Blacktown as rail services expand later this year.

World rolling stock market February 2017

Rail News
Chile: Metro de Santiago has ordered another four driverless trainsets from CAF, as an add-on to a €160m contract signed in 2013 to supply and maintain 37 five-car trainsets for lines 3 and 6.

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