UK | 23.02.2017
Great Britain records 10 years without train accident fatalities
UK: February 23 marked 10 years since the last passenger or staff fatality in a train accident on...... Mehr »
Europe | 23.02.2017
RZD International completes Beograd - Pancevo upgrade
SERBIA: Russian Railways´ RZD International business has completed a three-year modernisation and...... Mehr »
Passenger | 22.02.2017
Dutch provinces tender operating contract
NETHERLANDS: The provinces of Friesland and Groningen have jointly invited bids for a contract to...... Mehr »
Business | 22.02.2017
Passenger sector up but freight down at Wabtec
WABTEC: 'During 2016 we faced many challenges, including significant headwinds in our freight and...... Mehr »
Europe | 22.02.2017
EU backs Croatian electrification project
CROATIA: Plans to modernise and electrify the 24·2 km Zapresi´c - Zabok line northwest of...... Mehr »
Europe | 22.02.2017
Hedgehog to capture regenerative braking energy to power buses
ENERGY: Later this year Dutch company Hedgehog Applications is to undertake a pilot project in...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 21.02.2017
Ordsall Chord bridge move brings 'flowing ribbon' link closer
UK: What is claimed to be the first network arch bridge on a UK rail project was swung into place...... Mehr »
Germany | 21.02.2017
Elbe-Altmark operating contract awarded
GERMANY: The transport authorities of Sachsen-Anhalt and Brandenburg have jointly awarded...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 21.02.2017
Bo-Bo-Bo locomotives shipped to Myanmar
MYANMAR: CRRC Dalian has shipped a further pair of locomotives to Myanma Railways, and has now...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 21.02.2017
More X´Trapolis EMUs for Melbourne
AUSTRALIA: Public Transport Victoria has signed a EUR100m contract for Alstom to supply a further...... Mehr »
News | 21.02.2017
Freight railway orders DMUs for passenger service revival
GERMANY: Local freight railway Bentheimer Eisenbahn has awarded Alstom a contract to supply five...... Mehr »
Germany | 20.02.2017
Brewery takes delivery of battery shunter
GERMANY: The Warsteiner brewery in Nordrhein-Westfalen has taken delivery of a TeleTrac...... Mehr »
Europe | 20.02.2017
New locos planned as Mercitalia targets European corridors
ITALY: `Radical changes´ to the rail freight and logistics market were unveiled on February 20,...... Mehr »
Europe | 20.02.2017
Siemens forms UK Mobility Digitalisation unit
UK: Siemens Rail Automation announced a restructuring of its signalling and train control...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 20.02.2017
Station work starts at Global Gateway Shinagawa
JAPAN: East Japan Railway and the Urban Renaissance Agency marked the start of construction of a...... Mehr »
Freight | 20.02.2017
World rail freight news round-up
TX Logistik has created a department to offer short-notice spot transport, initially focusing on...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 19.02.2017
World rail infrastructure market February 2017
Bulgaria: NKZI has awarded contracts for construction of bridges over the Septemvri - Plovdiv line...... Mehr »
Europe | 18.02.2017
Plans to increase capacity at Warszawa Zachodnia unveiled
POLAND: Infrastructure manager PKP PLK has unveiled the design concept for an extensive...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 17.02.2017
DB Regio places first order for Siemens Mireo
GERMANY: DB Regio has become the first customer for Siemens´ Mireo electric multiple-unit design,...... Mehr »
France | 17.02.2017
SNCF agrees to order TGVs under Belfort rescue package
FRANCE: Having worked with the government to find `a balanced solution´ to maintaining employment...... Mehr »
Switzerland | 17.02.2017
Long-distance concession talks break down
SWITZERLAND: Negotiations for a national jointly operated long-distance passenger traffic...... Mehr »
Business | 17.02.2017
Railway supply industry news round-up
Alstom, Italy´s Ministry of Economic Development and the Lombardia and Piemonte regions have signed...... Mehr »
Business | 16.02.2017
Bombardier says turnaround is `in full motion´
BOMBARDIER: Announcing Bombardier Inc´s annual results for the year to December 31 2016, President...... Mehr »
High Speed | 16.02.2017
Kuala Lumpur - Singapore high speed rail joint development partner appointed
ASIA: Project promoters MyHSR Corp of Malaysia and Land Transport Authority of Singapore have...... Mehr »
Europe | 16.02.2017
SNCF buys 45% stake in BLS Cargo
SWITZERLAND: BLS has agreed to sell a 45% stake in its freight subsidiary BLS Cargo to SNCF...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 16.02.2017
Improving Talgo accessibility
SPAIN: Renfe has begun a EUR5·7m project adapt 15 Series VI Talgo coaches to improve access for...... Mehr »
UK | 15.02.2017
Bluetooth-enabled ticket gates demonstrated
UK: Railway Gazette attended a demonstration of Bluetooth Low Energy fare validation technology at...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 15.02.2017
Knorr-Bremse to supply brakes for Alstom´s Indian locomotives
INDIA: Alstom has awarded Knorr-Bremse a contract to supply the complete braking systems for the...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 15.02.2017
Production of Devon and Cornwall trainsets begins in Italy
UK: Hitachi announced a 'milestone' in the production of electro-diesel inter-city trainsets for...... Mehr »
Freight | 14.02.2017
InnoWaggon increases round wood capacity
SWEDEN: Innofreight has handed over the first of 144 wagons which are being supplied under the...... Mehr »