Amsted 2021

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100th Indian Prima
100th Indian Prima

On 30 April 2021, Alstom announced that it has delivered the 100th Prima locomotive to Indian Railways.

Hallo FeliX!
Hallo FeliX!

With this exclamation, Wiener Linien announced on 6 May 2021 the name for its new metro trains.

Tyne And Wear Metro: New Depot Makes Progress
Tyne And Wear Metro: New Depot Makes Progress

New trains for the Tyne and Wear Metro: first phase of demolition at new Gosforth depot is completed and track foundation work about to start.

RSSB 2021
444 Days Of A New Škoda Vagonka Project
444 Days Of A New Škoda Vagonka Project

Under this name, on 4 May 2021, a presentation of the recent achievements of the project, launched last year, aimed at doubling the production capacity of the Škoda Vagonka works, took place in Ostrava.

Testing Of ČD's New Push-Pull Double-Deckers Continues
Testing Of ČD's New Push-Pull Double-Deckers Continues

Testing of new double-deck cars from the ČD contract for five three-car push-pull rakes is proceeding to the next phase.

First International Service For Lastochka
First International Service For Lastochka

On 30 April 2021, FPK started new Lastochka regular services between the capitals of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus.

TMH 2021
Srbija Voz EffiShunters Sent To The Client
Srbija Voz EffiShunters Sent To The Client

On 28 April 2021, the two EffiShunter 300 locomotives left CZ LOKO Česká Třebová works towards Serbia.

New Trams For Chelyabinsk
New Trams For Chelyabinsk

On 27 April 2021, STM and Regional State Public Institution Transportation Organizer of the Chelyabinsk Region have signed a contract for the supply of 30 Model 71-623  trams to the city of Chelyabinsk.

Nishi-Kyushu Shinkansen Scheduled To Open In 2022
Nishi-Kyushu Shinkansen Scheduled To Open In 2022

On 28 April 2021 JR Kyushu announced it is about to inaugurate new stretch of Shinkansen high speed line on Kyushu island from autumn 2022.

Škoda 2021
All Moroccan PRIMAs Now Maintained By Alstom
All Moroccan PRIMAs Now Maintained By Alstom

On 18 March 2021, ONCF and MALOCO signed a contract to maintain a second batch of Class E-1400 electric locomotives. 

Škoda Electric Finished Deliveries Of Traction Equipment For The Incheon Metro Trains
Škoda Electric Finished Deliveries Of Traction Equipment For The Incheon Metro Trains

On 28 April 2021, Škoda Electric announced that it had completed the delivery of traction equipment for automatic metro trains to South Korea.

Alpha Trains Upgrades 77 Locomotives To ETCS Baseline 3 Release 2
Alpha Trains Upgrades 77 Locomotives To ETCS Baseline 3 Release 2

77 locomotives belonging to Alpha Trains will be upgraded to ETCS Baseline 3 Release 2.

Green Cargo And SSAB Renew Three-Year Agreement
Green Cargo And SSAB Renew Three-Year Agreement

SSAB and Green Cargo extend their partnership encompassing shipments of around 700,000 t of finished goods annually from SSAB’s plants in Borlänge and Oxelösund to its customers in Sweden and Denmark.

Keolis Begins Operating Its First Tram Network In The Paris Region
Keolis Begins Operating Its First Tram Network In The Paris Region

On 10 April 2021, Keolis welcomed the first passengers on T9, the new tram line linking Paris to Orly in the Ile-de-France region.

EffiShunters 1000 For Srbija voz
EffiShunters 1000 For Srbija voz

CZ LOKO completed a duo of Type EffiShunter 300 locomotives for Srbija voz.

CZ LOKO 2021