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Driverless MTR South Island Line enters operation in Hong Kong

Industry news  •  4 January 2017  •  Katie Sadler, Eurotransport

On 28 December 2016, MTR South Island Line (SIL) opened for passenger service providing an extended metro line to Hong Kong’s Southern District.

Record punctuality achieved on Stockholm Metro

Industry news  •  26 September 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

The Stockholm Metro achieved a 98.5 percent punctuality rate in August 2016 marking 25 consecutive months of year-on-year improvement.

Transport Minister views MTR rail transport projects in Hong Kong

Industry news  •  3 June 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

The Minister of State for Transport visited infrastructure projects in Hong Long on 03 June, under the leadership if MTR Corporation.

MTR Consortium awarded contract to deliver and operate Sydney’s North West Rail Link

Industry news  •  16 September 2014  •  MTR Corporation

MTR Corporation welcomes the announcement by the New South Wales Government in Australia that it has formally awarded the Northwest Rapid Transit Consortium the Operations, Trains and Systems contract for the North West Rail Link in Sydney…

MTR launches cutting edge train simulator training centre

Industry news  •  8 September 2014  •  MTR Corporation

MTR Corporation, which operates the London Overground and the Stockholm Metro, has unveiled their newest state-of-the-art driver training facility in Sweden…

Thales awarded CBTC signalling contract for Hong Kong’s Metro Lines

Industry news, News  •  5 September 2013  •  Thales

Thales announces that it has been awarded a contract MTR Corporation, to signal the SCL line’s Phase 1 segment using a CBTC system…