All Railway Gazette International articles in June 2021 – Page 10

All articles published this month.

  • ru Moscow metro-front image1
    Metro Report International

    Facial recognition payment to be rolled out at Moscow Metro stations

    2021-06-01T05:00:00Z

    RUSSIA: A facial recognition based payment system is to be offered at all Moscow Metro stations by the end of the year, according to Deputy Mayor and Head of the Department of Transport Road Infrastructure Development Maxim Liksutov. The Face Pay technology is ...

  • Yekaterinburg - Verkhnyaya Pyshma interurban tramway construction (Photo Yevgeny Kuznetsov)
    Metro Report International

    Interurban tramway PPP concession agreement signed

    2021-05-28T13:15:00Z

    RUSSIA: A 10-year agreement to finance, build and operate an inter-municipality tramway connecting Yekaterinburg with the neighbouring town of Verkhnyaya Pyshma was signed by Sverdlovsk oblast and the Verkhnepyshminskiy Tramway subsidiary of Movista-Regions on May 20. Initial works for the 9 km route began last ...

  • ECM has signed a turnkey contract to supply the signalling systems for the Tiranë – Durrës modernisation programme
    News

    Tiranë – Durrës signalling contract awarded

    2021-05-28T09:10:00Z

    ALBANIA: Progress Rail subsidiary ECM has signed a turnkey contract to supply the signalling systems for the Tiranë – Durrës modernisation programme, which is being undertaken by Italian company INC under a contract signed with national railway HSH in February. Progress Rail is to supply ...

  • TMH EP3D EMU
    News

    Russian Railways orders EMUs

    2021-05-28T09:07:00Z

    RUSSIA: Russian Railways has awarded Transmashholding’s Demikhovo plant a contract to supply a further four six-car and four four-car EP3D electric multiple-units by the end of the year. They will feature wear-resistant seats, retention toilets and HVAC with ultraviolet air disinfection. A custom feature for ...

  • Taganrog Andrey Lisitsky (left) and Evgeny Vasiliev (right) are signing a concession agreement
    Metro Report International

    Taganrog tramway to be modernised in first concession agreement

    2021-05-28T09:05:00Z

    RUSSIA: What the contractor says is the first concession agreement for the comprehensive modernisation of an entire Russian tramway has been signed by city of Taganrog and the Sinara-GTR Taganrog subsidiary of Sinara-City Transport Solutions. ‘As a result of this large scale project, Taganrog will receive ...

  • RENFE has awarded Talgo a €281∙5m framework contract for the supply of 26 gauge-convertible dual-system 3 kV DC and 25 kV 50 Hz high speed train power cars.
    News

    RENFE orders high speed power cars to haul rebuilt sleeping cars

    2021-05-27T13:01:00Z

    SPAIN: RENFE has awarded Talgo a €281∙5m framework contract for the supply of 26 gauge-convertible dual-system 3 kV DC and 25 kV 50 Hz high speed train power cars.