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31/10/2018 Renfe and Adif to be strategic partners for Dallas-Houston high-speed rail project
Renfe and Adif have been selected to provide technical advice and integrate the systems and technology for Texas Central high-speed rail line, which will link Houston and Dallas/Fort Worth and whose economic impact over the next 25 years is estimated at $36 billion ...   ( more » )
16/10/2018 Renfe to advise El Salvador on the development on new suburban line

Spanish Ministry of Public Works and the Autonomous Executive Port Commission (CEPA) of El Salvador have signed a collaboration agreement with the aim of defining and strengthening cooperation in the field of railway transport management, airport and port ...   ( more » )
27/09/2018 Metrotenerife, awarded technical assistance for the start-up of Cuenca tram in Ecuador
The Mobility Secretariat of the Municipality of Cuenca in Ecuador has awarded Metrotenerife the contract for technical assistance during the pre-operative phase and commercial operation of the city’s Cuatro Ríos Tram for a period of three years and seven ...   ( more » )
13/09/2018 SNCF Logistics acquires totality of Comsa Rail Transport
SNCF Logistics, which has held a 25 per cent share of Comsa Rail Transport since 2013, has acquired the totality of the Spanish rail freight transport company.    ( more » )
13/09/2018 First export train to China arrives from Zaragoza Maritime Terminal
The first train between Zaragoza Maritime Terminal (TMZ) and the Chinese region of Xinjiang, which has a border with Mongolia, has completed its journey in 24 days. Operated by DSV, the train transported goods belonging to the renewable energy sector in 15 containers.    ( more » )
25/07/2018 Cultural cooperation agreement between Madrid and Shanghai metro networks
Metro de Madrid and Shanghai Metro have signed an agreement establishing a cultural cooperation programme that involves photography exhibitions on each other's facilities in order to promote urban development and cultural traditions of both cities.    ( more » )
03/04/2018 First TopRail Forum on rail tourism organised by UIC
The first edition of the TopRail Forum on rail tourism is to be held on 20 April in Barcelona. The event is organised by the UIC and will focus on business opportunities for tourism products related to the railway.    ( more » )
03/04/2018 Renfe approved to bid for operation of rail franchises in the United Kingdom
The UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) has granted Renfe the pre-qualification questionnaire (PQQ) passport, the required document that covers rail franchise competitions in the country, on whose application process the Spanish operator worked during 2017.    ( more » )
22/01/2018 First container of railway connection with China arrives in Zaragoza
Zaragoza Sea Terminal (Terminal Marítima de Zaragoza, TMZ) has started the continental railway connection with China with the arrival of the first container of consolidated load, whose transit time was 26 days.    ( more » )
21/12/2017 Metro de Madrid’s Energy Efficiency Plan awarded “best project of the year” by Alamys
Metro de Madrid has been awarded “best project of the year” for its Energy Efficiency Plan, an award announced at the Annual Congress and 31st Assembly of the General Council of Alamys, held in Barcelona.    ( more » )
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