ANPTrilhos meets Bahia’s Governor

The board of director of National Association of Passenger Rail Operators (ANPTrilhos), together with the presidents of the passenger rail systems operators and leaders of the Brazilian metrorail system, attended an audience with Bahia’s Governor Rui Costa, in Salvador city, in Bahia state. The president of ANPtrilhos Joubert Flores has presented to the Governor the…

Metrofor inaugurates Light Rail line in Ceará

Metrofor, associated of ANPTrilhos and responsible for the operation of passenger rail transport systems in the State of Ceará in the Northeast of Brazil, has inaugurated the first part of the Light Rail in Fortaleza City, between the stations Borges de Melo and Parangaba, by the end of July. The section, which is 5 km…

ANPTrilhos upholds the Program to Support Municipal Concessions launched by the Brazilian government

By Joubert Fortes Flores Filho, President of the council of the National Association of Passenger Rail Operators (ANPTrilhos) Based on the strong demand from the municipal governments and to encourage investments in the infrastructure area, the Brazilian president Michel Temer has signed the Provisional Measure to establish the Program to Support Municipal Concessions, which aims…

ANPTrilhos director participates of CIT Meeting in USA

The New Markets director of ANPTrilhos – National Association of Passenger Rail Operators, Rodrigo Vilaça, represented the entity at the XXVII Inter-American Transportation Chamber (CIT) which took place at the end of May at UN headquarters, in New York, USA. Rodrigo Vilaça made a presentation on the contribution of rail systems for Brazilian mobility.

President and director of ANPTrilhos participate of UITP congress in Canada

ANPtrilhos president, Joubert Flores, and its sustainability and institucional diretor and president of ViaQuatro, Harald Zwetkoff, participated of UITP Global Public Transport Summit organized by UITP, in Montreal, Canada. Joubert Flores was a panel speaker on “Metro Systems: Balancing Performances, Costs and Risks for a better asset management”. While Harald Zwetkoff participated on the panel…

The registrations for the 4th Metrorail Technology and Development Prize ANPTrilhos-CBTU are open

The registration of technical articles is open to compete for the 4th Metrorail Technology and Development Prize ANPTrilhos-CBTU. The registration are going to end on June 2nd and can be made through the link www.aeamesp.org.br/23semana , where the award notice is available in Portuguese. The registration are free. The 4th Metrorail Technology and Development Prize…