Infrastructure | 22.02.2018
Sofia - Plovdiv route modernisation funding
BULGARIA: The European Commission has allocated EUR471m from the Operational Programme Transport...... Mehr »
Business | 22.02.2018
Amey takes over `key´ Carillion rail contracts
UK: Amey Rail Ltd acquired `a significant number´ of Network Rail infrastructure contracts...... Mehr »
Australasia | 22.02.2018
Five consortia shortlisted for Cross River Rail
AUSTRALIA: The Queensland state government has shortlisted `a strong field of national and...... Mehr »
UK | 22.02.2018
UK railway news round-up
In a trading update issued on February 21, FirstGroup said like-for-like passenger revenue...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 21.02.2018
Modified Yermak locomotive on test
RUSSIA: Trials are underway with a three-section 3ES5K Yermak 25 kV 50 Hz locomotive...... Mehr »
UK | 21.02.2018
UK railway research network established
UK: A parliamentary reception on February 20 marked the formal launch of the UK Rail Research &...... Mehr »
Passenger | 21.02.2018
Baku suburban railway planned
AZERBAIJAN: Funding is to be provided for the development of a circular suburban rail service on...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 21.02.2018
Sagami Railway Series 20000 enters service
JAPAN: Sagami Railway put into service on February 11 the first of its Series 20000 EMUs, which...... Mehr »
High Speed | 20.02.2018
Eurostar runs Amsterdam preview service to mark start of ticket sales
EUROPE: Cross-Channel high speed train operator Eurostar ran a preview service between London St...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 20.02.2018
Greater Anglia Aventra EMUs under construction in Derby
UK: Bombardier Transportation´s Derby plant has begun production of the first of 111 Class 720...... Mehr »
Business | 20.02.2018
G&W invests in last mile technology business
USA: International rail freight group Genesee & Wyoming Inc has invested in Cargomatic, a...... Mehr »
Business | 20.02.2018
United Wagon Co production increases
RUSSIA: United Wagon Co produced a total of 19 100 wagons in 2017, up 20% from the previous...... Mehr »
Business | 20.02.2018
Ctrip Group to sell South Korean rail tickets
SOUTH KOREA: Accommodation, ticketing, package tour and corporate travel booking company Ctrip...... Mehr »
Freight | 19.02.2018
Ferroviaria Andina orders Stadler SALi locomotives
BOLIVIA: Ferroviaria Andina has placed the first order for three locomotives to Stadler´s South...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 19.02.2018
Transilien double-deck EMUs ordered
FRANCE: SNCF has placed a firm order for a further nine Bombardier Transportation Regio 2N...... Mehr »
Russia | 19.02.2018
Five-year rail supply contract signed
RUSSIA: Steelmaker Evraz has signed a five-year agreement to supply Russian Railways with a total...... Mehr »
Freight | 19.02.2018
State aid for freight sidings approved
FRANCE: The European Commission has approved the granting of EUR60m of state aid for the...... Mehr »
Freight | 19.02.2018
World rail freight news round-up
The first freight train used the newly built link from Astara in Azerbaijan to the similarly named...... Mehr »
Technology | 18.02.2018
Network Rail commissions cloud-based digital archive
UK: Network Rail has appointed Preservica to create a cloud-based digital archive to preserve and...... Mehr »
Technology | 17.02.2018
Software aims to improve KCS fleet utilisation
USA: Kansas City Southern has awarded planning and scheduling tool specialist Biarri Rail a...... Mehr »
Freight | 16.02.2018
United Wagon delivers wagons to Guinea
GUINEA: United Wagon Co´s TikhvinSpetsMash plant has shipped the first of 114 hopper wagons ordered...... Mehr »
Business | 16.02.2018
Vossloh classes Transportation division as 'discontinued operations'
VOSSLOH: Citing advanced discussions for the sale of the Locomotives business unit in Kiel, the...... Mehr »
Business | 16.02.2018
Bombardier Transportation delivered 'superior financial performance' in 2017
BOMBARDIER: 'Bombardier closed out the second full year of its five-year turnaround plan with very...... Mehr »
Business | 16.02.2018
Railway supply industry news round-up
The 1520 Group, which includes 38 Russian companies active in railway design and construction...... Mehr »
Analysis | 15.02.2018
Spinetta report urges SNCF to prepare for competition
FRANCE: The national railway must refocus on `the areas where it has greatest relevance´:...... Mehr »
Australasia | 15.02.2018
Melbourne opens elevated rail alignment
AUSTRALIA: Revenue services began operating on a new elevated alignment through the Melbourne...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 15.02.2018
Warszawa Glówna reopening contractor selected
POLAND: Infrastructure manager PKP PLK has selected Trakcja PRKiI´s 99m zloty bid for a design and...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 15.02.2018
EP Cargo orders Traxx locos
GERMANY: Czech open access freight operator EP Cargo has ordered two Bombardier Transportation...... Mehr »
UK | 15.02.2018
UK railway news round-up
Following modernisation work to be undertaken by contractor Cleary, Belfast Central station is to...... Mehr »
Europe | 14.02.2018
Lyon - Torino base tunnel contracts awarded
EUROPE: Franco-Italian base tunnel promoter Tunnel Euralpin Lyon-Turin has awarded three project...... Mehr »