THE municipality of Odense, Denmark's third largest city, is to hold an industry briefing next month for domestic and international suppliers as a prelude to launching tenders for its first light rail line.
SWITZERLAND's Federal Transport Office (BAV) announced on September 18 that it has concluded negotiations with Italian infrastructure manager Italian Railway Network (RFI) on the financing, planning, and implementation of gauge enhancement works the Luino Ranzo – Gallarate/Novara line in northern Italy.
INTERNATIONAL Railway Journal (IRJ) and International Rail Infrastructure and Technology Summit (IRITS) will jointly host a unique matchmaking event for rail professionals next year with the aim of bringing together the industry's buyers and suppliers to discuss the future of procurement and technology in the industry
BOMBARDIER handed over the first of an order for 20 Traxx MS multi-system electric locomotives for Metrans, the open-access railfreight subsidiary of Hamburg Ports and Logistics (HHLA), on September 19.
INNOTRANS kicks off in Berlin on September 23, and IRJ's team of journalists and correspondents will once again be scouring the 41 halls to provide industry-leading coverage of the world's largest railway exhibition.