TITLE

ROLLING STOCK

PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Oct2010, Vol. 166 Issue 10, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs in the global rail rolling stock sector. Tazara will repair several defective train wagons in Africa. Alstom was selected by tours transport authority SITCAT to provide Citadis trams for a rail line in France. The New Jersey Transit has placed a second order for double-deck commuter coaches from Bombardier.
ACCESSION #
55333527

 

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