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Westchester County, NY selects GMV to provide Transit Technology Upgrade on 325 buses

May 30, 2024 - in Technology, Transit, Transportation

The $16M contract and a new GMV office will establish a permanent footprint for the company in the New York Metro area LOS ANGELES, May 29, 2024 - Westchester County is home to a diverse population of more than 1 million people, with rail and bus connections…

Link 2 Line Celebrates Grand Opening in Washington

May 2, 2024 - in News, Transit, Transportation

HDR’s Construction Management Team Helped Deliver Landmark East Link Light Rail Extension Project   The initial segment of Sound Transit’s 2…

Cubic Selected to Upgrade Twin Cities’ Metro Transit Go-To Contactless Fare System

April 10, 2024 - in News, Transit, Transportation

SAN DIEGO, April 9, 2024 (Newswire.com) - Metro Transit of Minneapolis-St. Paul has awarded a significant contract to Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS)…

Amtrak Celebrates Completion of New Baltimore Platform Construction

January 31, 2024 - in News, Rail, Transit, Transportation

New Boarding Platform Five to Open This Spring at Baltimore Penn Station   BALTIMORE – January 29, 2024 - Amtrak representatives and stakeholders gathered today with state, local and federal officials for a ribbon cutting to inaugurate a newly constructed…

Emissions-free transport milestone: Helsinki jubilantly opens new 25-kilometre light rail line

October 26, 2023 - in Transit, Transportation

Photographer: Helsinki City Transport   A new light rail line serving the Helsinki metropolitan area was taken into use amid much fanfare on Saturday, 21 October. Running crosstown between Espoo’s Keilaniemi and Helsinki’s Itäkeskus districts,…

North Carolina Department of Transportation and Beep Launch Autonomous Shuttle Pilot Project at UNC Charlotte

September 8, 2023 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Pilot tests an autonomous shuttle in a university setting for six months   LAKE NONA, Fla. September 7, 2023 — Beep Inc., a leading provider of autonomous and electric shared mobility solutions, today announced a second project with the North Carolina…

Construction Begins on DART 12th Street Station in Plano

August 22, 2023 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Construction of the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) 12th Street Station in Plano will begin on Saturday, August 26.   DART Red Line light rail service north of CityLine/Bush Station in Richardson will be suspended between 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, August…

MTM Transit Awarded Contract to Operate Manteca Transit System

June 28, 2023 - in Transit, Transportation

MANTECA, Calif., June 27, 2023 (Newswire.com) - MTM Transit is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract with the City of Manteca to operate its comprehensive Manteca Transit system. The contract, which goes live on July 1, includes…

DART Providing Transit Centers as Cooling Stations

June 23, 2023 - in Transit, Transportation

With temperatures rising across North Texas, DART is offering transit centers as cooling stations for riders looking to escape the heat.   Beginning Friday, June 23, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) will provide transit centers as cooling stations for…

Arup Supports Metrolinx Plans to Electrify Canada’s Largest Commuter Rail Network

May 16, 2023 - in Transit, Transportation

Toronto – Arup, a global sustainable development consultancy, has been selected as the  Technical Advisor on Metrolinx’s massive commuter rail project. The project will transform the rail  network and introduce new electric trains along core…