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GE Transportation has awarded SKF Railway Business Unit North America its “2010 Supplier of the Year” Award. SKF was selected from a field of more than 1,000 suppliers following a rigorous internal evaluation process at GE Transportation.

02 March 2011

SKF gets GE

GE Transportation has awarded SKF Railway Business Unit North America its “2010 Supplier of the Year” Award. SKF was selected from a field of more than 1,000 suppliers following a rigorous internal evaluation process at GE Transportation. All suppliers were ranked in a wide range of ...
Alleged corruption in China’s $300 billion high speed rail initiative has led to the dismissal of Zhang Shuguang, deputy chief engineer of the Ministry of Railways (pictured), who has played a high-profile role in a program that will soon produce trains with a cruising speed of 300 mph. ...
RailAmerica, Inc. has appointed Harold D. Tynes president of its Atlas Railroad Construction Co. subsidiary and named Jeffrey D. Sciullo assistant vice president-transit for Atlas. ...
MTA Metro-North New Haven Line riders on Tuesday welcomed the first set of new M-8 cars supplied by Kawasaki and featuring technological advances designed to eliminate some of the problems that have plagued the line in this harshest winter in recent memory. The first train of new cars rolled out ...
Switzerland’s BLS AG has placed an order with Bombardier Transportation, in consortium with Alstom Transport, to supply four additional Lötschberger multiple units. The contract is valued at $41 million. Bombardier Transportation’s share is roughly $27 million, Bombardier said. ...
Bombardier Transportation Wednesday said subsidiary BT Signaling B.V. has purchased a stake in the signaling equipment manufacturer United Electrical Engineering Plants, known as Elteza. ...
Railinc Corp. said Wednesday it will participate in the 25th annual Rail Equipment Finance Conference in La Quinta, Calif., on March 7, 2011. Cary, N.C.-based Railinc representatives will be presenting its 2010 North American Freight Railcar Review. This opening presentation will feature ...
02 March 2011

South Africa

RailComm said Wednesday it has completed installation of its Yard Automation System at Transnet’s Kimberley Yard in South Africa. ...
Xorail Inc., a subsidiary of Wabtec Corp., said Wednesday it has signed a $165 million contract to design and install Communications-Based Train Control (CBTC) for MRS Logistica, which operates the Southeastern Federal Railroad Network in Brazil. ...
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