Infrastructure | 18.07.2018
Trans-Pennine upgrade will include electrification, Grayling confirms
UK: The planned Trans-Pennine Route Upgrade will include electrification, Secretary of State for...... Mehr »
Technology | 18.07.2018
Upgraded capacity indicators for road-rail vehicles
ROAD-RAIL: Pro Rail Services has taken delivery of four Doosan DX140 Parallel offset road-rail...... Mehr »
Business | 17.07.2018
Alstom shareholders approve Siemens Mobility merger
ALSTOM: All proposed resolutions related to the proposed merger of Alstom and Siemens Mobility were...... Mehr »
Passenger | 17.07.2018
SBB challenges long-distance concession split
SWITZERLAND: Insisting that `legal clarification is necessary´, on July 16 Swiss Federal Railways...... Mehr »
UK | 17.07.2018
ORR welcomes Siemens-Alstom merger investigation
UK: The Office of Rail & Road has welcomed the European Commission´s decision to open an...... Mehr »
Freight | 17.07.2018
SNCF Logistics buys Spanish freight operator
SPAIN: An agreement for SNCF Logistics to acquire Comsa´s stake in private operator Comsa Rail...... Mehr »
Business | 16.07.2018
Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Partners aims to increase VTG stake
VTG: On July 16 the Warwick Holding subsidiary of funds advised by Morgan Stanley Infrastructure...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 16.07.2018
DB Netz introduces `green´ driver advisory functions
GERMANY: This month, infrastructure manager DB Netz has introduced `green wave´ train running...... Mehr »
Business | 16.07.2018
DVV acquires Smart Rail World
INTERNATIONAL: Railway Gazette´s parent company DVV Media International has purchased events and...... Mehr »
Europe | 16.07.2018
Environmental approval paves way for Linha do Oeste upgrading
PORTUGAL: National environment agency APA has approved plans for the modernisation of part of the...... Mehr »
Business | 16.07.2018
Competition concerns trigger full European Commission review of Siemens-Alstom merger
EUROPE: Following an initial Phase I investigation which raised concerns about competition in the...... Mehr »
Middle East | 16.07.2018
Jacobs awarded Etihad Rail consultancy contract
UAE: Etihad Rail has appointed Jacobs Engineering Group to provide technical and programme...... Mehr »
UK | 16.07.2018
Review of Network Rail´s tree management launched
UK: Terms of reference for a review of how Network Rail can best ensure the safety of railway...... Mehr »
Freight | 16.07.2018
World rail freight news round-up
Romania´s national Environment Fund Administration has approved funding to support CFR Marfa with...... Mehr »
Freight | 15.07.2018
Freightliner to deploy RailSmart software suite
EUROPE: Freightliner has signed a five-year deal to use 3Squared´s RailSmart software suite,...... Mehr »
Technology | 14.07.2018
Loco control and communication connectors
CONNECTORS: TE Connectivity´s MU27P connectors are designed to provide reliable control and...... Mehr »
France | 13.07.2018
Franco-Belgian passenger services to be enhanced from December
EUROPE: Amid concern from policymakers and rail advocates about the extent and quality of...... Mehr »
Technology | 13.07.2018
Driverless heavy haul train completes first iron ore delivery
AUSTRALIA: Rio Tinto completed its first iron ore delivery using a driverless train on July 10....... Mehr »
Freight | 13.07.2018
Fruit, meat and sweets could take the Trans-Caspian route to China
INTERNATIONAL: Polish broad gauge operator PKP LHS and Far East Land Bridge have organised a trial...... Mehr »
Business | 13.07.2018
Railway supply industry news round-up
Abellio and Regiobahn have awarded N-ERGIE contracts for the supply of traction electricity in...... Mehr »
Technology | 12.07.2018
Hamburg S-Bahn automation agreement signed
GERMANY: The Digital S-Bahn Hamburg agreement to automate operations on a section of the city´s...... Mehr »
France | 12.07.2018
Rooftop running in Paris-Nord expansion plan
FRANCE: The refurbishment and expansion of Paris-Nord station took a step forward on July 9 when...... Mehr »
UK | 12.07.2018
UK railway news round-up
The National Infrastructure Commission published its first quinquennial National Infrastructure...... Mehr »
Technology | 11.07.2018
Hydrogen fuel cell trainset approved for passenger service
GERMANY: Alstom´s Coradia iLint hydrogen fuel cell multiple-unit was formally approved for...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 11.07.2018
Chinese companies sign Serbian railway upgrade agreement
SERBIA: A EUR943m agreement for the modernisation of the 108 km section of the Beograd -...... Mehr »
Technology | 11.07.2018
Investor sees 'interesting opportunity' in rail revenue technology
SEATFROG: Venture capital investor Octopus Ventures has led a £4·5m Series A funding round at...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 11.07.2018
Arriva awards maintenance contract
NETHERLANDS: Arriva has awarded Stadler a contract to maintain the 69 multiple-units which it is to...... Mehr »
Freight | 10.07.2018
OmniTRAX buys two CSX lines
USA: Short line group OmniTRAX has acquired the Alabama & Tennessee River Railway and the...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 10.07.2018
Charger locos ordered for Coaster commuter services
USA: The purchase of five Siemens SC-44 Charger diesel-electric locomotives for use on Coaster...... Mehr »
Business | 10.07.2018
Alstom opens Ukraine office
UKRAINE: Alstom opened a Ukrainian office in Kyiv on July 1, and has appointed Vadym Pavlenko to...... Mehr »