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Merseytravel invests £700 million for new fleet

Industry news  •  17 February 2017  •  Rachael Harper

Merseytravel is to completely transform its fleet network for the Liverpool City Region in a deal signed with Stadler worth £700 million.

Green light given for new Merseyrail trains by 2020

Industry news  •  19 December 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Eurotransport

Liverpool City Region has approved a £460m project which will deliver new trains for the Merseyrail network by the end of 2020.

Bus Alliance agreement will deliver improved services for Liverpool City Region

Industry news  •  27 September 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

The Liverpool City Region Bus Alliance agreement, signed by Arriva, Stagecoach and Merseytravel, will deliver more than £25m worth of investment in bus services in year one of the five-year partnership.

Five bidders shortlisted for Merseyrail train procurement

Industry news  •  12 January 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

Five rolling stock manufacturers have been shortlisted by Merseytravel to enter the next stage of the tender process for new Merseyrail trains.

New fleet planned for Merseyrail network

Industry news  •  4 September 2015  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

Merseytravel has put forward plans to introduce a new train fleet for its Merseyrail network by the early 2020s.

Arriva and CPT comment on Liverpool Bus Lanes suspension

Industry news  •  8 October 2013  •  Arriva

Together with Merseytravel the operators have looked at the effectiveness of bus lanes and have now passed on these findings…

Liverpool Lime Street – Station of the Year 2010

Industry news, News  •  17 September 2010  •  Merseytravel

Liverpool Lime Street Station has been awarded the prestigious title “Station of the Year” at the National Rail Awards 2010…