Bombardier lands contract to supply Singapore NSEWL trains
Bombardier has won a contract to build 66 new metro trains for Singapore’s North-South and East-West Lines (NSEWL) in a deal worth more than $800 million. The six-car trains will replace 66 first-generation trains that have been in operation on the network since 1987. The contract includes the option for a long-term service support agreement, taking the total value to around $1.2 billion.
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Rail's future under discussion at Railway Forum Berlin
“There has never been more innovation in the rail industry and at the same time, never so much competition from other modes of transport from autonomous vehicles and electric cars to low-cost air travel,” said Robert Ullstrom, manager of sales and marketing, TE Connectivity`s Industrial Rail group. “Connectivity is the catalyst for innovation in all modes of transportation...”
MTM Power for the first time presents at the InnoTrans 2018: New DC/DC Converters with 400 W
For years, MTM Power®'s series PCMD400 has been a well-proven converter series, especially designed for applications in vehicle and railway technology as well as in rugged industrial markets. With a complete redesign of this series MTM Power® provides for the frist time– with the new PCMDS400 series – converters using state-of-the-art technology, which at the same time fulfil all applicable standards for the different applications in Berlin (Hall 17, Booth 207) at the InnoTrans 2018. On top, the DC/DC converters now offer connection via push-in cage clamp connectors.