Infrastructure | 24.04.2017
Kaiserstuhlbahn electrification contract awarded
GERMANY: Local rail infrastructure manager SWEG Schienenwege has awarded Powerlines Group a...... Mehr »
Russia | 24.04.2017
United Wagon Co forms tank container subsidiary
RUSSIA: Rolling stock manufacturing group United Wagon Co has established a subsidiary to arrange...... Mehr »
Freight | 24.04.2017
World rail freight news round-up
Ukrainian national railway UZ and Polish broad gauge line operator PKP LHS have agreed a 1bn hryvna...... Mehr »
Europe | 23.04.2017
Chinese locomotive arrives in Serbia
SERBIA: The first of two CRRC Zhuzhou locomotives ordered by state electricity generator...... Mehr »
N America | 22.04.2017
Capitol Corridor Charger unveiled
USA: The first of six Siemens SC-44 Charger locomotives for northern California´s Capitol Corridor...... Mehr »
Business | 21.04.2017
Siemens launches 'internet of trains' Digital Rail Services business
USA: Siemens has formed a Digital Rail Services business to improve rail operations by creating an...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 21.04.2017
Champagne and nature inspire Tobu Railway´s Revaty EMUs
JAPAN: Tobu Express put eight Series 500 electric multiple-units into traffic on limited express...... Mehr »
Business | 21.04.2017
Terms agreed for SNC-Lavalin to buy Atkins
WS ATKINS: The boards of WS Atkins plc and SNC-Lavalin Group Inc of Canada announced on April 20...... Mehr »
Business | 21.04.2017
Railway supply industry news round-up
A record 470 people took part in HaCon`s 20th annual HAFAS multi-modal route planning and booking...... Mehr »
France | 20.04.2017
Performance contracts signed despite regulator's concerns
FRANCE: Three 10-year performance contracts between the government and the SNCF group were formally...... Mehr »
UK | 20.04.2017
HS2 rolling stock procurement moves forward
UK: The competition for a £2·75bn contract to design, build and maintain trainsets for High Speed 2...... Mehr »
Africa | 20.04.2017
President launches construction of Tanzanian standard gauge line
TANZANIA: Construction of a 207 km standard gauge line linking Dar es Salaam with Morogoro is set...... Mehr »
Policy | 20.04.2017
Open access operators launch Alliance of Rail New Entrants
EUROPE: The Alliance for Rail New Entrants was launched on April 20 to bring together non-incumbent...... Mehr »
UK | 20.04.2017
UK railway news round-up
Network Rail undertook more than 200 engineering projects with a total value of £70m over the...... Mehr »
Passenger | 19.04.2017
Swedish railcars arrive in Montevideo
URUGUAY: Seven Fiat Y1 diesel railcars originally built for SJ of Sweden were unloaded at the port...... Mehr »
Asia | 19.04.2017
Indian Railways selects 200 km/h upgrade option
INDIA: The Delhi - Chandigarh line is to be upgraded to permit `semi-high speed´ operation at...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 19.04.2017
RegioJet expands fleet and introduces sixth class
CZECH REPUBLIC: Open access passenger operator RegioJet announced on April 18 that it had ordered...... Mehr »
Passenger | 19.04.2017
Toshkent orbital railway plan
UZBEKISTAN: President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has approved plans for a 71 km electrified...... Mehr »
Business | 18.04.2017
United Wagon announces additional public share offering
RUSSIA: United Wagon Co has announced plans for a secondary public offering of ordinary shares on...... Mehr »
Passenger | 18.04.2017
Vistadome glass-ceiling coach launched by Indian Railways
INDIA: A Vistadome coach which has glass panels in the roof to provide tourists with all-round...... Mehr »
News | 18.04.2017
World rail market April 2017
Belgium: A consortium of Systra, Geste and Tractebel is to provide consultancy services for the...... Mehr »
Freight | 17.04.2017
World rail freight news round-up
CRRC Dalian has manufactured the first two of four Type CDN10A diesel locomotives ordered by...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 16.04.2017
World rolling stock market April 2017
Australia: Sydney Trains has exercised a A$225m option to extend Downer EDI´s maintenance...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 15.04.2017
World rail infrastructure market April 2017
Bangladesh: The government has awarded Oriental Consultants Global, Chodai, Developed Design...... Mehr »
Russia | 14.04.2017
Transmashholding sales up
RUSSIA: Rolling stock manufacturing group Transmashholding has announced that its sales in 2016...... Mehr »
Business | 14.04.2017
Railway supply industry news round-up
Bombardier and Siemens are discussing a potential combination of their rail activities, Bloomberg...... Mehr »
Germany | 13.04.2017
DLR unveils automated freight train vision
GERMANY: Aerospace research institute Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt unveiled its vision...... Mehr »
Technology | 13.04.2017
KTMB orders multiple-units with graphene capacitor energy storage
MALAYSIA: A EUR180m contract for 22 multiple-units of two types was signed by Malaysia´s Ministry of...... Mehr »
Europe | 13.04.2017
Freight operator´s safety certification revoked
NETHERLANDS: Freight operator HSL Logistik suspended all operations on April 12 after the Human...... Mehr »
UK | 13.04.2017
UK railway news round-up
Transport Scotland has selected Jacobs UK to undertake a seven-month study into options for...... Mehr »