Ecocomputer, an engineering company specialized on railways and security industry, has been awarded the contract for the IT maintenance (corrective and development level) of the tourist trains booking solution running at Ferrocarriles de Ecuador Empresa Pública. … Sigue leyendo →
Jeddah, the country’s second largest city, has 3.5 million inhabitants. It is currently facing serious problems of mobility by the lack of adequate infrastructure, especially in relation to public transport.… Sigue leyendo →
The country is holding a strong development of its urban rail transport network in order to improve the connection and ease the life of citizens. The Riyadh metro is an ambitious project that will lead to building six lines with … Sigue leyendo →
The Metro of Makkah, officially known as Makkah Mass Rail Transit is a metro system consisting of four lines. This project will add to the existing line of Al Mashaaer Al Mugaddassah, which opened in 2010 and is part of … Sigue leyendo →
CAF is one of the Middle East´s main rail suppliers. The company has different strategic contracts for the supply and maintenance of regional trains in Saudi Arabia.
On the one hand, Saudi Railways Organization (SRO) signed an agreement … Sigue leyendo →
During July 7th – 10th, the ninth edition of the UIC High-Speed Congress was celebrated in Tokyo, where MAFEX was part of the information pavilion organized by ICEX Spain Exports and Investment. This High-Speed global exposure is the most important … Sigue leyendo →
With this issue, the fifth and last one for this year, we want to share with you once more the most important news of the Spanish railway industry and its presence in major international markets. For example, on … Sigue leyendo →
The Spanish Railway Association held on June 25th 2015 the General Assembly, which gathered a large group of member companies from Mafex. Currently, the association has 75 members, whose rail turnover in 2014 amounted to over 4,400 million euros and … Sigue leyendo →
During September 28th and October 2nd, the Spanish Railway Association travelled to the cities of Sacramento, San Francisco, Oakland and Los Angeles in the US with a delegation composed by 11 companies specializing mainly in rail infrastructure … Sigue leyendo →
According the State Budget for next year, the Spanish Ministry of Development allocated 5.8% more than in 2015 for investments in infrastructure, reaching 10,129 million euros.
The rail sector remains as the one receiving more investment, 5,460 million euros, 54% … Sigue leyendo →