New SkyTrain changes hide drop in service (UPDATE: TransLink to reverse service drop)

Original text below: Yes, you read that headline correctly – this is not a joke, and not some mis-interpretation of […]

Montreal’s 67km driverless train system to be third longest in world

Proposed driverless train network cites Vancouver as model in case study The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), […]

Capital costs of Canadian rail transit systems

Above: The Canada Line at Marine Dr. Station. Featured photo by Larry Chen. There’s been a lack of clarity when it […]

Sendai celebrates SkyTrain technology with opening of new Tozai Line

The sun is rising over a quiet city, where the lights inside 13 new rapid transit stations turn on and the first station staff […]

We can learn from Japan on transit delays/incidents

Video shows that in Japan, even the train evacuations are orderly 【RocketNews24】 As reliable as Japan’s public transportation system is, with […]

Malaysia confirms SkyTrain technology for 36km Klang Valley line

Featured above: A Mark II train on the region’s existing Kelana Jaya Line It’s official: SkyTrain technology has been confirmed in Malaysia […]

SkyTrain technology declared for 60km outer belt metro in Tokyo

“SkyTrain technology” (linear motor propulsion, with automated operation) has been declared for a major investment in rail rapid transit in […]

New SkyTrain technology metro in Sendai, Japan opens 2015

A brand new rail rapid transit line in Sendai, Japan – which is using linear induction motor propulsion technology (“SkyTrain technology”) […]

Okinawa, Japan declares SkyTrain technology for 69km railway

As you may recall (or not, since I have yet to actually discuss anything Japan-related on this blog!), I departed […]

New Surrey stop on 555 a hit – prompts TransLink to increase service

The new 555 stop in Surrey is a hit! In case you’re not aware of my involvement with the stop, I […]