Tag : World metros
Midland Metro extension cost rises by £50MSubscription
The cost of building the 11km long Midland Metro extension from Wednesbury to Brierley Hill to the north-west of Birmingham has risen by £50M to £449.5M.
Aecom has won a deal worth £38.7M to be lead designer on the £6.2bn Melbourne Metro Tunnel Project.
World’s first autonomous tram to take to streetsSubscription
The world’s first autonomous tram is to be launched by Siemens on a 6km section of city tracks in Potsdam in Germany this month.
Swiss firm Stadler is to provide rolling stock for the South Wales Metro, which will see the development of smart infrastructure for a fully electric service in some areas.
Aecom, Cimic and CPB Contractors have been named as preferred contractors for a $1bn (£560M) package of works on the £6.2bn metro tunnel project in Melbourne, Australia.
September start for Birmingham metro expansionSubscription
The latest construction phase of Birmingham’s metro line extension is to start in September.
Designs for five metro stations built as part of the $10.9bn (£6.1bn) Metro Tunnel Project in Melbourne have been revealed.
KeolisAmey wins £5bn South Wales Metro worksSubscription
KeolisAmey has won the £5bn contract to construct the South Wales Metro and operate the Wales and Borders franchise.
A Vinci Hochtief joint venture has won the design and build contract for the €460M (£409M) Sydhavn Metro Line in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Transport for Wales (TfW) has put out a tender notice for a £700M framework for rail works, including the capital works for the South Wales Metro.