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Powered vehicles are all locomotives or multiple units that have an engine and are powered by electricity or fuel, a combination of the two or another solution such as hydrogen. This page contains all the latest information, news, videos, images and articles on all aspects of powered rail vehicles. You will also find a list of suppliers from around the world who manufacture powered rail vehicles or components for them.

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Škoda Transportation and Hyundai Rotem to Produce Locomotives for Tanzania

Škoda Transportation and Hyundai Rotem to Produce Locomotives fo...

Škoda Transportation Group has signed a contract with Hyundai Rotem to deliver 17 sets of complete electrical equipment.

Kazakhstan: SilkWay Transit Orders 22 STM Electric Freight Locomotives

Kazakhstan: SilkWay Transit Orders 22 STM Electric Freight Locomo...

Sinara Transport Machines’ (STM) Trading House has signed an agreement with SilkWay Transit to deliver 22 2ES7 Black Granite locomotives.

Light Rail Systems Can Help Urban Areas Recover Post-Pandemic

Light Rail Systems Can Help Urban Areas Recover Post-Pandemic

A new report says that protecting light rail services is key to ensuring towns and cities recover from the impact of Covid-19.

Alstom Citadis X05 Trams Ordered for Ile-de-France’s T1-Line

Alstom Citadis X05 Trams Ordered for Ile-de-France’s T1-Lin...

Ile-de-France Mobilités and RATP have ordered 37 Alstom Citadis X05 trams for the Ile-de-France T1-Line in an order worth 130 million euros.

Night Tube to Resume on Central and Victoria Lines in November

Night Tube to Resume on Central and Victoria Lines in November

London’s Night Tube will resume service on the Central and Victoria lines from 27 December on Saturdays and Sundays.

To Build or Not to Build? The Uncertain Future of HS2’s Eastern Leg

To Build or Not to Build? The Uncertain Future of HS2’s Eas...

In this month's column, Jonn Elledge muses on the future of HS2's eastern leg and the political tug of war taking place behind the scenes.

Stadler Signs First Contract in New Zealand

Stadler Signs First Contract in New Zealand

KiwiRail has signed a long-term framework agreement with Stadler, with a first call off for 57 diesel mainline locomotives.

Alstom to Supply Grand Paris Express Line 18 Rolling Stock and Signalling

Alstom to Supply Grand Paris Express Line 18 Rolling Stock and Si...

Alstom has been awarded the contract to design and supply the rolling stock for the Île-de-France network’s Line 18.

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