Nîmes - Montpellier bypass moves closer

August 2011
Railway Gazette International;Aug2011, Vol. 167 Issue 8, p12
Trade Publication
The article cites the final negotiations launched by the French Rail Network (RFF) with the three consortia which are short listed for a public-private partnership (PPP) concession to build and maintain the Contournement Nîmes-Montpellier high speed line.


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