Europe | 25.05.2018
Beskyd tunnel completed
UKRAINE: Celebrations on May 24 marked the formal completion of the Beskyd tunnel construction...... Mehr »
Business | 25.05.2018
Railway supply industry news round-up
New Jersey-based supplier of rolling stock and braking components Strato Inc has signed an...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 25.05.2018
Battery trial planned for new EMU fleet
UK: The sixth of the 52 four-car 750 V DC third rail electric multiple-units which Stadler is...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 24.05.2018
Graphene supercapacitor DMU fleet takes shape
MALAYSIA: The first of 13 Class 61 inter-regional diesel multiple-units for services along...... Mehr »
Freight | 24.05.2018
Etihad Rail awards Stage 2/3 consultancy contract
UAE: Etihad Rail has selected Egis to provide project management consultancy services for the...... Mehr »
UK | 24.05.2018
UK railway news round-up
On May 23 the Department for Transport said that `tackling poor performance´ at the Northern...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 24.05.2018
Wollongong training centre inaugurated
AUSTRALIA: The Australian Research Council´s Industrial Transformation Training Centre for Advanced...... Mehr »
Europe | 23.05.2018
Lehrte MegaHub construction launched
GERMANY: Work to build the automated MegaHub intermodal terminal at Lehrte, about 20 km east...... Mehr »
Business | 23.05.2018
Transmashholding and Hitachi form joint venture
RUSSIA: Transmashholding and Hitachi signed an agreement on May 21 to form a joint venture to...... Mehr »
UK | 23.05.2018
KeolisAmey selected as Operating & Development Partner in Wales
UK: In a written statement issued on May 23, the Welsh government´s Cabinet Secretary for Economy...... Mehr »
Europe | 23.05.2018
Wunderline looks beyond replacement of the Friesen Bridge
EUROPE: Irreparable damage caused to the Friesen Bridge over the River Ems when it was hit by a...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 23.05.2018
A ride on TransPennine Express Nova 3 coaches
UK: Railway Gazette went to the Velim test circuit in the Czech Republic for a ride on a set of the...... Mehr »
China | 22.05.2018
University alliance to promote high speed rail
INTERNATIONAL: The International Union of Railways has moved to strengthen its nascent network of...... Mehr »
Europe | 22.05.2018
SKM Warszawa signs Pesa Elf2 order
POLAND: Suburban operator SKM Warszawa signed a contract with Pesa on May 21 for the supply of up...... Mehr »
Europe | 22.05.2018
Trenitalia signs Sicily operating contract
ITALY: Sicily regional President Sebastiano Musumeci and Trenitalia CEO Orazio Iacono signed an...... Mehr »
Policy | 22.05.2018
Spanish regulation in breach of EU rules, Commission says
SPAIN: The European Commission has sent a letter of formal notice to Spain saying it has failed to...... Mehr »
Asia | 22.05.2018
High speed line tunnel breakthrough in China
CHINA: Boring on the Qifengshan tunnel was completed on May 16. China Railway No 5 Engineering...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 22.05.2018
Greater Anglia electro-diesels under construction
UK: Swiss manufacturer Stadler is producing a total of 58 Flirt UK electric and electro-diesel...... Mehr »
USA | 21.05.2018
Celebrations as Brightline trains reach Miami
USA: A weekend of celebrations entitled `Welcome to the 305!´, referencing the city´s historic...... Mehr »
Business | 21.05.2018
Wabtec to merge with GE Transportation
INDUSTRY: Wabtec Corp has entered into a definitive agreement to merge with GE Transportation, the...... Mehr »
Europe | 21.05.2018
Skoda becomes sole owner of Transtech
FINLAND: Skoda Transportation Group signed an agreement to purchase the remaining shares in...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 21.05.2018
Lagos - Kano standard gauge contract signed
NIGERIA: China Civil Engineering Construction Corp is to complete the long-planned...... Mehr »
Technology | 21.05.2018
Providing `pertinent, targeted and predictive´ information to operating staff
UK: `If it works for CrossCountry it will work for any operator´, the inter-city operator´s Duty...... Mehr »
Freight | 21.05.2018
World rail freight news round-up
Jan Kilström announced on May 15 that he would be stepping down as CEO of Green Cargo in the...... Mehr »
InnoTrans | 21.05.2018
Record number of exhibitors from Berlin-Brandenburg at InnoTrans 2018
INNOTRANS: Almost 70 companies from Berlin and Brandenburg will be joining forces to exhibit at...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 20.05.2018
World rail infrastructure market - May 2018
Argentina: Under an order worth a total of 650m pesos, Trenes Argentinos Infraestructura has taken...... Mehr »
Passenger | 19.05.2018
By Coradia to Batna
ALGERIA: National operator SNTF has introduced a direct passenger service between Alger and the...... Mehr »
Freight | 18.05.2018
Rio Tinto´s automated trains approved
AUSTRALIA: Rio Tinto has been granted accreditation by Australia´s Office of the National Rail...... Mehr »
Passenger | 18.05.2018
Volgograd airport rail link opens
RUSSIA: Passenger services on the Volgograd airport rail link began on May 18, following an...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 18.05.2018
Bangladesh Railway orders 10 locomotives
BANGLADESH: Hyundai Rotem is to supply 10 mixed-traffic diesel-electric locomotives to Bangladesh...... Mehr »