Despite the COVID-19 pandemic and challenges around quarantine measures, California's high-speed rail project continues to move forward, as shown in the Authority's July 2020 construction update video.
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The competition from Network Rail and RIBA Competitions will give architects, engineers and designers the chance to improve the travel experience for the millions of passengers who use Britain’s railway, and leave a lasting legacy on station design.
Work to build the HS2 London terminus at Euston has taken a major step forward with the Mace Dragados joint venture moving onto the construction site adjacent to Euston station to begin work on the new high-speed station in central London.
The Canadian National Railway Company (CN) has announced that its investments in Saskatchewan, Manitoba, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia will be focused on safety and capacity to strengthen the rail network, help reduce emissions, and support economic growth.
Transport for Wales (TfW) will?soon begin essential transformational works on railway?lines?throughout South Wales, paving way for a world-class transport network that will transform people’s lives in Wales and the borders.
By completing deliveries of RHEDA 2000? track components for the Follo Line project, an important milestone has been reached in the construction of the 20km-long tunnel project in Norway.
Hyperloop has been recognised in official U.S. Code for the first time, representing a step forward to its potential commercial deployment.
A Joint Venture formed by Ardanuy Ingeniería, Eptisa and IPSA is set to carry out the design and construction work studies for the Doboj-Rasputnica Miljacka railway section in Bosnia.
The Australasian Railway Association (ARA) has welcomed more than $300 million in additional funding for the Regional Rail Revival programme to help create more infrastructure jobs in Victoria.
The UK's Office of Rail and Road's 2019-2020 assessment shows Network Rail has saved more than ￡385 million in the first year of its new control period 6, but passenger and freight performance varied by region.
NJ?TRANSIT has announced that it has advanced its Positive Train Control (PTC) programme into the Extended Revenue Service Demonstration (ERSD) phase.
HS2 Ltd has started the search for specialist contractors to deliver the Overhead Catenary System (OCS) that will provide power to trains running on the UK's new high-speed rail link between London, Birmingham and the north of England.
The region will see a wide range of benefits from the redevelopment and reopening of three train stations, including more frequent and reliable rail services.
The demolition of London Euston station’s western ramp and canopy is a significant milestone in the preparation for the construction of the new HS2 station.
HS2 Ltd. has announced that three bidders will be invited to tender for the ￡570 million contract to construct Birmingham Curzon Street station.