Caltrain ‘cautiously optimistic’ on federal support for rail investment

Stadler is to supply 16 six-car double-deck EMUs for electric Caltrain services under a $551m contract. There is an option for a further 96 cars worth $385m.

USA: San Francisco to San Jose commuter rail operator Caltrain said on May 3 that it expected the Trump administration’s 2017 budget would include a $100m investment in the Peninsula Corridor Electrification Project. Caltrain had agreed contracts in July last year with Balfour Beatty and Stadler for electrification work and ...

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