Europe: Rail Baltica promoter RB Rail has awarded Atkins a €389 496 contract to identify the ‘optimum’ infrastructure management model.

France: Teleste is to supply information screens and a data transmission platform for 30 trainsets that Alstom is building for Lyon metro lines B and D.

Germany: PSI Transcom is to supply PSItraffic software to support Berlin U-Bahn operations.

Panama: Mechan is supplying 20 lifting jacks, four turntables and 40 vehicle stands for the depot being built for Panamá City metro Line 2.

Saudi Arabia: Haramain High Speed Rail concessionaire Al-Shoula Consortium has appointed Royal HaskoningDHV to carry out a detailed market study for the line. This is intended to help Saudi Railway Organization predict passenger numbers and needs, and support the development of targeted operations strategies.