World rail market July 2016
China: Rafamet it is to deliver three UFB 125N wheel lathes to CRRC.
India: Nagpur Metro Rail Corp has selected a consortium led by Systra and including Aecom, Egis Rail and Rites to act as general consultant for the first phase of the Nagpur metro.
UK: Transport for London has reappointed WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff as prime system integrator support partner on for the New Tube for London programme under a contract worth £1·9m.
Arriva UK Trains has appointed Icomera as its preferred supplier for the provision of on-train internet connectivity, as part of a ‘wider digital train eco-system’ which includes partnerships with EE and station wi-fi specialist Wi-Fi Spark.