Consultancy Canarail has opened a subsidiary in Ulaanbaatar, where it is working with Energy Resources Rail on new lines to serve mining developments.

Polish firm Nasycalnia Podkadów has opened a 1·5m złoty production hall equipped with a modern CNC driller which will enable it to produce wooden turnout bearers with pre-drilled holes.

Transys Projects Ltd became Vossloh Kiepe UK Ltd on October 1.

Expandium and ERTMS Solutions have announced a strategic alliance to connect their QATS Railway and ERTMSCamCorder monitoring and testing tools.

UK infrastructure manager Network Rail has purchased the assets of IAD Rail Systems from Claverham Ltd. IAD designs and manufactures point-operating equipment including the High-Performance Switch Actuator and Powerlink backdrive.