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Construcciones y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles (CAF), S.A. is one of the international market leaders in the design, manufacture, maintenance and supply of equipment and components for railway systems.

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Omaha Metro

CAF to supply six trams for Omaha streetcar project

July 9, 2024
Under the terms of the contract, CAF will provide design and construction of the infrastructure and the trams, as well as the operation and maintenance of the system.
KC Streetcar

KC Streetcar night testing its newest rail vehicle

During testing sessions all traffic and on-street parking was prohibited and any vehicles found in the vicinity were towed.
National Express Group
Tram 18 ready to go to Spain for catenary-free battery fitting.

First Midland Metro Tram Leaves UK for Conversion to Catenary-Free

A Midland Metro tram is in Spain to be fitted with hi-tech batteries allowing it to run without the need for overhead power cables.
Cincinnati Metro
Official live power testing of the Cincinnati Streetcar began along the 1.6 mile route.

Cincinnati Streetcar Live-Power Testing Goes Full Speed Ahead

Nov. 23, 2015
Dozens of Cincinnatians stood along the streetcar route this past week waiting to catch a glimpse of Cincinnati’s first streetcar since 1951 rolling along the tracks on its own...
A corporate structure of railway signalling, acquired by the group that same year, was duly incorporated to CAF Group’s structure, given that the company was already developing on-board ERTMS signaling equipment through its subsidiary Seinalia.

CAF Signalling Celebrates 5 Years

July 10, 2015
In 2015 it will be five years since the foundation of CAF’s subsidiary specialized in railways signalling: CAF Signalling.During this time, important objectives have been achieved...

Articles & News

City of Calgary
A mock-up of Calgary's Green Line LRVs was unveiled in late November. The mock-up will validate technical requirements and the cab has been designed to split from the rest of the mock-up to be used for training future train operators.

Calgary Green Line showcases mock-ups of LRVs

The Urbos 100 mock-up will allow technical requirements to be validated and the operator’s cab will be used as a training simulator.
A rendering of a Type 10 Supercar; MBTA has ordered 102 of these cars from CAF USA Inc.

CAF USA lands MBTA Type 10 ‘Supercar’ order

Sept. 6, 2022
The “supercars” will operate on MBTA’s Green Line and feature greater capacity, accessibility improvements and the latest technology.
City of Calgary
A rendering of the CAF Urbos 100 LRV that will serve Calgary's Green Line project.

CAF to supply LRVs for Calgary’s Green Line

Nov. 19, 2021
The city’s contract with CAF will see delivery of 28 low-floor light-rail vehicles with options to procure additional vehicles for any future Green Line expansion projects.
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Lander Simulation: Continues Innovation at InnoTrans 2016

Sept. 20, 2016
Lander creates simulators in both rail and the automotive industry, and provide training for operators, prepping them to respond to incidents and faults.
District Department of Transportation (DDOT)
The DC Streetcar en route.

Light Rail Update

June 9, 2016
From streetcars to light rails, many cities across the nation took to introducing new services and extending successful ones.
City of Kansas City
Kansas City is in the planning process for the first planned extensions to its streetcar system, which is currently under construction.

Streetcar Part II: Now What to Do

April 22, 2014
Anyone who has tried can tell you that getting a streetcar in the ground isn’t easy.Cities across the U.S. have grappled with critics who slam streetcars as an out-of-date form...

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CAF Signalling Promotes Railway Technology Participating in the Shift2Rail Initiative

Jan. 21, 2015
As part of the Shift2Rail project, the company is developing the signalling and control systems that are set to optimise the capacity and performance of European railway systems...
A native of Yorkshire, England, Hinchcliffe brings more than 24 years of experience in engineering design, manufacture, project management and business development for complex projects around the world to Keolis.

Keolis Names Robert Hinchcliffe Director of Light Rail Transit for North America

Dec. 3, 2014
Hinchcliffe responsible for managing and developing light rail transit operations as Keolis looks to expand in North American market.

Spain: CAF Signalling Wins Contract for the Level 2 ERTMS System on the Vandellós-Tarragona High-Speed Section

July 22, 2014
For CAF Signalling, as project leader, this contract marks an important milestone and qualitative step towards consolidating the company's strategy as it involves implementing...

CA: Coalition Hosts Webinar and Launches Website to Provide Resources for Manufacturers, Rail Experts, and Advocates

April 8, 2014
On April 7, representatives of the world’s largest railcar manufacturing companies learned about best-practices in American workforce development, diversity, and outreach to disadvantag...

Finland: Teknoware Involved Strongly in Major Finland Domestic Rail Transport Projects

Sept. 3, 2013
Teknoware Oy has been selected by HKL (Helsinki City Transport) to supply interior lighting solutions for the new Artic generation of city trams and for the new Helsinki metro...

Vossloh Kiepe, Inc. Celebrates First U.S. Production Shipment

June 13, 2013
The first propulsion unit produced by Vossloh Kiepe, Inc., Alpharetta, Ga., recently shipped for installation on a new Houston Metro LRV being built by CAF USA.

Alstom-Led Consortium to Supply 15 Metro Trains to Trensurb

Nov. 27, 2012
Alstom, in a consortium with CAF Brazil, FrotaPoa, has been selected to supply 15 metro trainsets to the Company of Urban Trains of Porto Alegre Brazil, Trensurb.

PA: UIC High-Speed Rail Conference on Now

July 12, 2012
USHSR is proud to be participating in the high speed rail conference that started today in Philadelphia. Fresh off the major HSR victory in California, USHSR is here with thousands...