All Sheffield Supertram articles – Page 2

  • Impression of Vossloh Espana tram-train for the Sheffield - Rotherham pilot project.

    Rotherham tram-train contract signed


    UK: A firm contract for Vossloh España to supply seven vehicles for the Sheffield - Rotherham train-tram pilot scheme was signed on June 19. The £58m project will provide a tram-train service between Sheffield and Rotherham Parkgate using a new 400 m connection between the existing Supertram network and a ...

  • Vossloh tram-train for Karlsruhe.

    Rotherham tram-tram project funding confirmed


    UK: Funding for a £58m tram-train pilot scheme which will use the Supertram light rail network and a freight line to link Sheffield and Rotherham was confirmed by Transport Minister Norman Baker on May 17. The project includes the acquisition of seven tram-train vehicles, a 400 m connection between Supertram ...

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    Vossloh to supply Rotherham tram-trains


    UK: Vossloh has been selected as 'lead bidder' for the supply of rolling stock for the Sheffield - Rotherham tram-train pilot project, Transport Minister Norman Baker told an event organised by the All Party Parliamentary Light Rail Group on July 12. The business case is still being developed to ensure ...

  • Tram-train in Kassel, Germany.

    Rotherham tram-train replaces Penistone scheme


    UK: Proposals to test diesel 'tram-trains' on the Sheffield - Huddersfield line have been put on hold in favour of linking Sheffield city centre with Rotherham through a new connection between the Supertram light rail network and a Network Rail freight line at Meadowhall South. 'We have learned a ...