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Morocco High-Speed Rail Line Between Tangiers and Kenitra Opens

Morocco High-Speed Rail Line Between Tangiers and Kenitra Opens

The inauguration of the high-speed rail line between Casablanca and Tangiers took place on 15 November 2018. The inauguration was attended by His Majesty, King ...

Railway-News Industry Insider: 11 Must-Read Rail Stories for Week 44

Railway-News Industry Insider: 11 Must-Read Rail Stories for Week...

The Railway-News Industry Insider for the week 29 October – 2 November 2018: all the key news from the major industry players such as Alstom, Bombardier, Stad...

Transmashholding Acquires Rolling Stock Facility in South Africa

Transmashholding Acquires Rolling Stock Facility in South Africa

A subsidiary of Transmashholding, the largest manufacturer of locomotives in Russia, TMH Africa announced on Monday, 29 October that it has received full acquis...

Railway-News Industry Insider: This Week’s 14 Must-Read Rail Stories

Railway-News Industry Insider: This Week’s 14 Must-Read Rai...

The Railway-News Industry Insider for the week 22–26 October 2018: covering all the industry's news from around the world, from Europe to Asia and Africa.

Africa’s Largest Train Manufacturing Plant Opens in Dunnottar

Africa’s Largest Train Manufacturing Plant Opens in Dunnott...

The largest and most cutting-edge train manufacturing facility in Africa was opened today by the Alstom-led Gibela joint venture in Dunnottar, South Africa. 580...

Alstom to Deliver 15 Coradia Polyvalent Trains to Senegal

Alstom to Deliver 15 Coradia Polyvalent Trains to Senegal

Alstom is about to ship fifteen of its modular Coradia Polyvalent regional trains to Senegal on the West African coast. They have been manufactured at the compa...

Transmashholding-Hungary to Supply 1,300 Passenger Cars to Egypt

Transmashholding-Hungary to Supply 1,300 Passenger Cars to Egypt

Egyptian National Railways, which is managed by the Egyptian Railway Authority, has signed a contract with the Russian-Hungarian consortium Transmashholding-Hun...

First Coradia Polyvalent Train for Algeria Enters Commercial Service

First Coradia Polyvalent Train for Algeria Enters Commercial Serv...

Mr. Abdelghani Zalene, Algeria’s Minister of Public Works and Transport, today celebrated the commercial entry into service of the first Coradia Polyvalent tr...

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