What’s with Nortel and railways contracts? It’s like the company is intent on cornering the market. Today, Nortel said TP Ferro – a Spanish and French consortium – will use Nortel’s GSM-R technology to build a communications networks for a new 44-kilometer high-speed line between Spain and France. This communications system will also include an eight-kilometer tunnel under the Pyrenees. Nortel’s other recent railways deals include GSM-R contracts in Africa and India.
Another Day, Another Railway Deal