MTR Corporation - Articles and news items
Rail industry news / 13 December 2016 /
On 11th December 2016, MTR began operating the Stockholm Pendeltåg as part of a ten-year agreement.
Issue 5 2016 / 6 September 2016 /
MTR Corporation has been operating in Sweden since 2009 when it began running the Stockholm Metro. Since then, it has fast become one of the country’s leading transport operators, extending its activities in the region to also cover suburban, rolling stock maintenance and intercity services. In this article Jeremy Long, Chief Executive Officer – European Business of MTR Corporation, shares a concise overview of his company’s progress in the railway market in this short time.
Rail industry news / 4 July 2016 /
MTR Express, the rail service connecting Stockholm and Gothenburg, has been voted best rail operator in Sweden according to a new passenger survey.
Rail industry news / 16 June 2016 /
MTR Corporation is to join FirstGroup in a joint venture partnership to bid for the South Western rail franchise…
Rail industry news / 3 June 2016 /
The Minister of State for Transport visited infrastructure projects in Hong Long on 03 June, under the leadership if MTR Corporation.
Rail industry news / 1 June 2016 /
MTR Crossrail has celebrated its first year operating TfL Rail which will form the eastern branch of the Elizabeth line from 2018.
Rail industry news / 7 April 2016 /
The shortlisted bidders are: London and West Midlands Railway Ltd.; West Midlands Trains Ltd.; and MTR Corporation (West Midlands) Ltd…
Rail industry news / 14 March 2016 /
Rail operator MTR Corporation has announced full-year results for 2015, revealing strong results globally with growth prevalent the UK and Europe.
Rail industry news / 9 December 2015 /
MTR Nordic, a wholly owned subsidiary of MTR Corporation, has been chosen to operate the commuter rail service Stockholm Pendeltåg for an initial period of 10 years from December 2016.
Rail industry news / 2 October 2015 /
Operator MTR Corporation celebrates six successful months of passenger service on its intercity MTR Express route in Sweden.
Rail industry news / 23 March 2015 /
MTR Corporation, the operating company for Crossrail concession services, has launched an all-new open access train service linking Sweden’s two largest cities Stockholm and Gothenburg.
Rail industry news / 17 March 2015 /
MTR Corporation has announced strong global growth in the 2014 full-year results. The operator, which will run Crossrail of behalf of Transport for London (TfL), has seen revenue grow by 3.7% to £3.499bn and post-tax underlying profits from its recurrent business increase by 7.9% to £699m.