CRRC MA News

 

Boston Globe

 

After winning MBTA contract, China trainmaker CRRC plans American expansion- Sept. 11, 2015

https://www.boston.com/news/business/2015/09/02/the-chinese-company-building-new-red-and-orange-line-cars-has-u-s-ambitions 

 

Chinese firm pledges prompt delivery of T cars – September 3, 2015

https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2015/09/03/chinese-company-break-ground-mbta-railcar-plant/SkUj2oHK0sXtJBaiVtlyBN/story.html 

 

The Chinese company building new Red and Orange Line cars has U.S. ambitions –Sept. 2, 2015

https://www.boston.com/news/business/2015/09/02/the-chinese-company-building-new-red-and-orange-line-cars-has-u-s-ambitions 

 

MassDOT awards MBTA car contract to Chinese company – October 22, 2014

https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/10/22/massdot-awards-red-orange-line-car-contract-china-controlled-company/BVtZhd46vWUWj6Gj1PmPUJ/story.html 

 

Top bid to build new MBTA subway cars is from China – October 20, 2014

https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/10/20/chinese-company-emerges-top-bidder-build-new-red-and-orange-line-cars/6qxKliPXG4ujxzHRrB80uI/story.html 

 

Boston Herald

 

China CNR’s reputation off the rails- October 24, 2014

http://www.bostonherald.com/news_opinion/local_coverage/2014/10/china_cnr_s_reputation_off_the_rails

 

China lowballs MBTA bid-Critics cite raw deal for U.S. companies – October 22, 2014

http://www.bostonherald.com/business/business_markets/2014/10/china_lowballs_mbta_bid 

 

Springfield Republican

 

As hiring begins, WMass officials tour construction of CRRC MA subway car plant in East Springfield – April 14, 2016

http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2016/04/springfield_mayor_domenic_sarn_164.html 

 

CRRC MA subway car builder begins hiring for new East Springfield plant – April 4, 2016

http://www.masslive.com/business-news/index.ssf/2016/04/crrc_ma_subway_car_builder_begins_hiring_1.html 

 

CRRC MA to begin to develop workforce for new Springfield rail car factory- March 24, 2016

http://www.masslive.com/business-news/index.ssf/2016/03/crrc_ma_will_begin_to_develop_workforce.html 

 

Chinese rail car factory in Springfield slated to produce Boston T cars 'is on schedule': Consultant January 27, 2016

http://www.masslive.com/business-news/index.ssf/2016/01/crrc_ma_chinese_rail_car_maker_opens_thr.html 

 

Chinese CRRC USA Rail Corp. project to build MBTA cars in Springfield on schedule, Mass. officials say – December 21, 2015

http://www.masslive.com/news/boston/index.ssf/2015/12/chinese_crrc_usa_rail_corp_pro.html 

 

CRRC rail company breaks ground in Springfield, declares global ambitions beyond China merger September 4, 2015

http://www.masslive.com/business-news/index.ssf/2015/09/crrc_seeks_global_business_after_merger.html 

 

Chinese CRRC USA Rail Corp. breaks ground on $95 million subway car factory in Springfield September 3, 2015

http://www.masslive.com/business-news/index.ssf/2015/09/chinese_crrc_usa_rail_corp_breaks_ground.html 

 

Live coverage: CRRC North America subway car factory groundbreaking in Springfield September 3, 2015

http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2015/09/live_coverage_crrc_north_ameri.html 

 

MassDOT chief: Groundbreaking soon on $65M subway car factory in Springfield – August 6, 2015

http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2015/08/massdot_chief_says_state_wants.html 

 

CNR Changchun to host Springfield event for potential suppliers on T subway car project May 15, 2015

http://www.masslive.com/business-news/index.ssf/2015/05/cnr_changchun_to_host_event_hoping_to_me.html 

 

MBTA car builder CNR Changchun buys Springfield site for $12 million; factory construction timetable set – April 15, 2015

http://www.masslive.com/business-news/index.ssf/2015/04/mbta_car_builder_cnr_changchun_buys_spri.html 

 

Hyundai sues MBTA, Deval Patrick, others over subway car contract awarded for Springfield factory – January 21, 2015

http://www.masslive.com/business-news/index.ssf/2015/01/hyundai_sues_mbta_deval_patrick_others_o.html 

 

CNR MA rail car executive: T contract only the beginning for Springfield – October 23, 2014

http://www.masslive.com/business- news/index.ssf/2014/10/cnr_ma_raill_car_executive_t_contract_on.html 

 

Chinese rail company won MBTA contract over objections of other bidders – October 23, 2014

http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2014/10/chinese_rail_company_wins_out.html 

 

MassDOT Board of Directors approves Springfield CNR Changchun contract for the MBTA October 22, 2014

http://www.masslive.com/business-news/index.ssf/2014/10/massdot_board_of_directors_approve_sprin.html#incart_river 

 

CNR Changchun Railway Vehicles Co. impressed with Putnam Vocational Technical Academy in Springfield – March 21, 2014

http://www.masslive.com/business-news/index.ssf/2014/03/cnr_changchun_railway_vehicels_co_impres.html 

 

Springfield could become site for Chinese manufacturer of MBTA cars – March 17, 2014

http://www.masslive.com/business-news/index.ssf/2014/03/springfield_will_host_mbta_red_orange_line_assembly_plant.html 

 

Springfield Chinese MBTA car factory proposal: CNR Changchun Rail Vehicles Co. says it plans a 125,000-square-foot plant - March 17, 2014

http://www.masslive.com/business-news/index.ssf/2014/03/springfield_chinese_mbta_car_factory_pro.html 

 

The New York Times

 

Chinese Rail Firm Makes Inroads with U.S. Factory and Boston Transit Deal- September 3, 2015

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/04/business/china-railway-crrc-boston-transit.html?_r=0 

 

SAMPAN

 

Chinese railcar production facility breaks ground in Springfield – September 5, 2015

http://sampan.org/2015/09/chinese-railcar-production-facility-breaks-ground-in-springfield/ 

 

China Daily USA

 

Chinese rail partnership wins landmark Boston subway deal – October 24, 2014

http://usa.chinadaily.com.cn/business/2014-10/24/content_18794668.htm