In The News | 26th October 2020 | Latest Rail News

latest rail news on Monday, 26th October 2020

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The RIA Annual Conference 2020 Preview is out

Rail Events
Excitement is building ahead of the annual Railway Industry Association (RIA) Annual Conference next week, with the release of the preview.

Maritime introduces new intermodal rail service from London Gateway to East Midlands terminal

Maritime Transport Ltd. (Maritime) has strengthened its intermodal capacity with the introduction of a new rail service operating between DP World London Gateway (LGP) and its terminal at East Midlands Gateway (EMG).

Mace guides Network Rail’s Project Alpha improvement plan

Mace, the international consultancy and construction company, has been appointed by Network Rail to provide consultancy services on its railway improvement programme for the North West and Central Region, known as Project Alpha.

Kolkata East-West metro line construction resumes

Asian Rail News
The Indian cabinet sanctioned a revised project cost of Rs 85.8bn ($US 1.15bn) earlier this month, ending an impasse between the government and the state government of West Bengal over escalating costs.

Uganda launches Tororo – Gulu line rehabilitation

The single-track line, which links eastern and northern Uganda to the port of Mombasa in neighbouring Kenya, has been out of use for nearly 27 years due to insecurity in northern Uganda and stiff competition from road freight.

Rail industry joins forces to build back a better service for passengers

Long distance train company, CrossCountry, and infrastructure operator, Network Rail, are joining forces to deliver a reliable experience for rail users across the Britain's railway.

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