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TE Connectivity Launches ELCON Micro Power Connectors

TE Connectivity (TE) has extended its range of heavy duty connectors (HDC) with a series of high current solutions for harsh outdoor environments for railway applications, as well as new energy, power generation and distribution. At the core of the solution is TE’s new series of RoHS-compliant high current module (HCM) inserts. ...

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Philippines awards train contracts to PT Inka

A US$47·4m contract for Indonesian rolling stock manufacturer PT INKA to supply four diesel multiple-units and three push-pull trainsets was signed by Philippine National Railways on May 28. Deliveries are scheduled for December 2019 and January 2020. The vehicles will have longitudinal seats and three twin-leaf doors per side. The ...

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New East Midlands franchise tender launches

BRITAIN’s Department for Transport (DfT) has launched a tender for the East Midlands franchise, which will run from August 2019 until August 2027, and started consultation for the new Cross-Country franchise.   Abellio, Arriva and incumbent Stagecoach were shortlisted to bid last year, while a joint venture of First Group ...

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