The Race for Rail

Experts, among whom LMC Executive Advisory Group Member Andrew Hammond, discuss what goes into building a successful rail project, and how railway design and construction are becoming more efficient.  In the GCC, the scepticism a decade ago about the feasibility about rail transport should be long gone, given the success of the Dubai Metro in […]

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Babcock secures skills contract with Oman Rail

Babock has secured a contract with Oman Rail to deliver a skills framework to support the Sultanate’s construction of its new rail network. The framework is based on international best practice and standards and supports the development of a skilled workforce of Omanis to build, maintain and operate the railways of the future. Babock will […]

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New railway in UAE

Scott Medford, Chairman of the Last Mile Consortium, presents Ivan Venantius (UKTI Senior Trade Advisor, UAE) a Lego Train set. Ivan won this as the raffle prize during the LMC launch at NATRANS 2015 in Abu Dhabi. The LMC and UK Rail Consultants are standing-by to advise Ivan on rail construction and operational matters. Source: www.gov.uk

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Cubic tests NextAgent virtual ticketing solution in Germany

Essen to be first German city to test Cubic Transportation Systems’ NextAgent for quick and convenient ticketing experience SAN DIEGO – March 23, 2016 – Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS), a business unit ofCubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB), today announced the pilot trial of NextAgent, an innovative hybrid between a virtual walk-up ticket office and a ticket […]

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Bombardier WAVE service receives Transport Canada certification

Certification obtained following extensive flight hours and rigorous tests aboard Bombardier’sGlobal aircraft Bombardier is the first business aircraft OEM to incorporate the fastest worldwide onboard connectivity solution, powered by next-generation Honeywell Aerospace and Inmarsat technology Passengers can now stage a videoconference, browse the Internet or stream online shows high above land and water, as seamlessly […]

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Cubic recognized by Transport for London

Cubic Transportation Systems provides advocacy and partnership in museum campaigns SAN DIEGO – March 17, 2016 – Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS), a business unit of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB), received an award of recognition from Transport for London (TfL) for its long-standing support of the London Transport Museum. The museum explores the story of London and […]

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Bentley’s ConstructSim chosen as software for PDH plant project

January 12, 2016 Bases Selection on Extensive Evaluation of Market-leading Construction Automation Software EXTON, Pa., U.S.A. – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, today announced that Williams Energy Canada has selected Bentley’s ConstructSim software to implement Advanced Work Packaging (AWP) for Canada’s first propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant project. Williams’ decision […]

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