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Transport Scotland procures public transport ePurse
Andrew Forster

Transport Scotland has launched the procurement process for a national public transport ePurse and new back office system to support smart ticketing. An... continue

17 Mar 2017Local Transport Today Business Briefing

Transit system for Luton Airport

Tendering has opened for  the contracts to supply an automated transit system to connect Luton Airport and the nearby Luton Airport Parkway railway station. The airport and station are currently connected by a shuttle bus but the airport plans to build a “guided mass passenger transit... continue

17 Mar 2017Local Transport Today Business Briefing

Shortlist for Silvertown Tunnel

Transport for London has shortlisted three consortia for the design, build, finance, operate and maintain contract for the Silvertown tunnel in east London.  The shortlisted bidders are:  Cintra Global Ltd Hochtief PPP Solutions GmbH Skanska Strabag The contract will run for 30 years... continue

17 Mar 2017Local Transport Today Business Briefing
TfL procures new DLR train fleet

TfL procures new DLR train fleet

Transport for London is to procure a new fleet of Docklands Light Railway (DLR) trains to replace much of the existing fleet... continue

17 Mar 2017Local Transport Today Business Briefing

FM Conway wins Newham contracts

The London Borough of Newham has awarded FM Conway two highways contracts each worth up to £20m over a four-year period. The contracts cover road maintenance and major road improvements. FM Conway has delivered highway contracts to Newham for the last ten years.... continue

17 Mar 2017Local Transport Today Business Briefing

AECOM to support CORMAC Solutions

Cornwall Council’s wholly-owned civil engineering company, CORMAC Solutions Ltd, has awarded AECOM a ‘top-up’ framework contract, providing additional capacity for civil engineering and environmental design works. The framework covers work delivered by bodies including CORMAC... continue

17 Mar 2017Local Transport Today Business Briefing

Tendering opens for A9 dualling contract

Transport Scotland is inviting tenders for a design, build and maintain contract to dual a six-mile section of the A9 from Luncarty to Pass of Birnam, between Perth and Inverness. The maintenance element of the contract runs for five years. The estimated contract value is £70m.... continue

17 Mar 2017Local Transport Today Business Briefing

First to sell Borders bus operations

FirstGroup is to sell its operations in the Scottish Borders and Midlothian, saying that the success of the re-opened Borders Railway has made the operations “unsustainable”. Bus operator West Coast Motors is in talks with FirstGroup to take over the operations. First Scotland East... continue

17 Mar 2017Local Transport Today Business Briefing

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