At the beginning of the year in Israel, the Chinese manufacturer was beaten by the Spanish CAF and the French Alstom, in competitions for the creation and operation of tram systems in Tel Aviv.
Texmaco Rail has won one of the lots in a massive tender and will deliver 20 000 freight cars to Indian Railways. The contract was awarded as part of a tender for the supply of 90 000 freight cars announced by the national carrier last month, Railway Supply reports, citing Texmaco Rail.
After testing in Germany, the DDEMU2 train arrived at the VUZ test ring in Velima. The manufacturer expects certification to be completed by mid-2023.
Another large tender for electric freight locomotives has been announced in India: 800 mainline locomotives with three-axle bogies and a power of more than 8800 kW are expected to be delivered.
The war in Ukraine shows the whole world how important the railway is, which on the one hand provides a very important evacuation of the civilian population, and on the other hand is necessary for the transport of humanitarian goods.
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The international rating agency Fitch has withdrawn the ratings of 11 Russian utilities and transport companies due to sanctions.
Poland, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia called on the EU to stop road and sea communication with the Russian Federation. The Ministers of Transport of Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia appealed to the European Commissioner for Transport Adina Valean to introduce a ban on the transport of goods from and to the territory of the Russian Federation and Belarus.
For comparability, the market capitalization of all companies is given to the US dollar at exchange rates on the day of publication, informs Railway Supply citing tzdjournal.