Following the financing agreement between TfL and the government, the consultation work on Crossrail 2 will be completed and security will continue. The UK Department of Transport and Arriva CrossCountry have signed a three-year agreement to adapt the franchise to ERMAs. Leeds University enters into a £10 million agreement with REAL Alliance for research into the electricity supply of the East Coast Main Line. The European Parliament and the Council have reached a provisional agreement to make 2021 the European Year of Rail. Eurofima fulfils a non-profit maximisation mission to support the development of rail transport in Europe. It helps its associated railways and other railway associations to renew and modernize their equipment. Île-de-France Mobilités, Société du Grand Paris and Alstom have announced the design of metro trains for lines 15, 16 and 17. Bombardier has delivered its 800th MOVIA metro car for the Delhi Metro. The remaining 16 units will be delivered by the end of 2020. . Eurotunnel has set up its “Eurotunnel Border Pass” to mitigate the impact of Brexit on international freight transport. HS2 Ltd has unveiled the first images of the north portal of the Itchington Wood long tunnel site, southeast of Birmingham.
USHSR has published a 5-point plan for the development of high-speed trains in the United States, starting with a new High Speed Rail Development Authority. Swedbank Robur announced that it was one of the anchor investors of the agreement and that it was investing SEK 500 million. Thomas Bäck, Portfolio Manager at Swedbank Robur, said: Bombardier has announced the opening of an engineering academy in Cairo, Egypt, to train engineers for its monorail project in the capital. . MTR Corporation in Hong Kong announced that the first new Phase 5 tram vehicles will carry passengers on November 17, 2020. . Registered in accordance with the Swiss Civil Code and in accordance with the Convention. Alstom`s hydrogen train, the Coradia iLint, has successfully completed the three-month regular passenger transport test in Austria.
. Prime Minister Boris Johnson`s 10-point plan for a green industrial revolution aims to incentivize driving and does not mention rail. . . .