As the world unites to fight and manage the challenges presented by the global Corona Virus (COVID-19) pandemic, a number of companies across the globe are doing their bit to protect staff, engage local community, educate customers and directly contribute to fight against the virus

And in line with this BE brings you a small list of what some of the biggest brands are doing

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El Metro de Santo Domingo, el sistema de metro más extenso de la región de America Central, cumple 10 años en 2019. Durante este tiempo, el metro ha transportado más de 500 millones de pasajeros en la ciudad, y cada año muestra un crecimiento significativo. Vale destacar que, diez años después de su apertura, un boleto de metro cuesta lo mismo que el día en que se abrió: RD$ 20 (cuarenta centavos de dólar estadounidense).



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Birmingham Highways Limited (BHL) the purpose vehicle (SPV) between joint shareholders Equitix and PIP Infrastructure Investments has published a shortlist of two prequalified contractors for the operation and maintenance of the Birmingham PFI road network project.

For the next 12 years, the GBP2.7 billion (USD3.33 billion) project will operate and maintain 2,500 kilometres of road, nearly 100,000 street lights, and over 850 highway constructions and bridges throughout Birmingham, England's West Midlands region.

The 21st century has been a time of growing prosperity for Ghana and its citizens. Although the country’s GDP remained largely stagnant for the 50 years to the beginning of the century - growing just 13% between 1955 and 2000 - its growth since then has been phenomenal. In 2021, the country’s GDP was measured at over $72 billion - nearly 15 times higher than in 2000, when the same figure stood at a little less than $5 billion.

H&P Railservice GmbH

Submitted by BEAdmin on Fri, 04/29/2022 - 08:58

H&P Railservice GmbH is a company that specialises in the refurbishment and development/manufacture of railway components, particularly obsolete railway components, as well as mechatronics services. The new company location in Kemeten now provides the foundation for handling larger projects with excellent results.


Erwin Hochwarter, the company's founder, recognised the market potential and opportunities for a railway-specific, Europe-wide standardised ECM certification (EU DVO 2019/779, maintenance workshop) in 2019 and was one of the first companies in Austria to introduce this approval.


A large network of well-known, approved suppliers enables H&P Railservice to manufacture desired products quickly, on time, in top quality, and to tailor-made specifications, not only across industries but also internationally. Furthermore, H&P Railservice GmbH impresses with its innovative development and production capabilities.



We will have completed the relocation of H&P Trading GmbH to our NEW PRODUCTION LOCATION (Steinbrückl 22, 7531 Kemeten) by April 1st, 2022. We would also like to inform you that the company name will be CHANGED from H&P Trading GmbH to H&P Railservice GmbH, effective April 1, 2022.

From April 1, 2022, there will be a new location and a new company name.


H&P Railservice GmbH

22. Steinbrueckl

Kemeten A-7531


According to the motto, the company was made FIT for future challenges in the railway industry during the pandemic period due to the outstanding commitment of our highly trained employees and the sharply increasing demand for H&P maintenance parts, as well as new developments in recent years.




The new company building, which has a floor area of 5,500 m2, was built to the highest energy efficiency standards and includes a 300kWp photovoltaic system.

There is a new, modern machine park, measuring and testing centre, development and technology department, maintenance assembly centre, and a modern logistics centre at the new company location. The logistics centre is distinguished by the ability to deliver approximately 6,000 different products immediately.


T +43 (0)3352 5081

F +43 (0)3352 5081 14


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