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Egypt’s Cairo-Benha rail line to be modernised by Thales

Thales has been selected by Egypt National Railways (ENR) to modernise the 48km-long Cairo-Benha section as a part of the railway modernisation contract for the Cairo-Alexandria line. The modernisation programme will improve the capacity of trains, as well as enhancing traffic safety and the security of the line. The Cairo-Benha ...

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Ontario selects Mosaic Transit Group for Toronto rail project

Metrolinx and Infrastructure Ontario (IO) have chosen Mosaic Transit Group as the preferred bidder to design, build, finance and maintain the CA$1.2 billion Finch West light-rail project. The agencies expect to reach financial closure and award the contract this spring, with design and construction to begin shortly after, according to ...

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Infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has received a contract worth around £115m from UK’s Network Rail to supply 13 track maintenance vehicles. Under the seven-year contract, Balfour Beatty will operate and maintain the vehicles, which are known as ‘On Track Machines’ or ‘Tampers’. Balfour Beatty Rail business managing director Mark Bullock ...

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