Passenger | 26.04.2018
Rail boost in Auckland transport plan
NEW ZEALAND: Further investment in suburban and light rail is to be funded under the NZ$28bn...... Mehr »
High Speed | 26.04.2018
EU funding supports ETCS on LGV Sud Est
FRANCE: The European Union is to provide EUR117m from the Connecting Europe Facility to support the...... Mehr »
UK | 26.04.2018
UK railway news round-up
FirstGroup and joint venture partner Trenitalia have decided to withdraw from the East Midlands...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 26.04.2018
ETCS contract awarded
CZECH REPUBLIC: Infrastructure manager SZDC has awarded AZD Praha a KC383m contract to install ETCS...... Mehr »
Europe | 25.04.2018
Finland - Estonia Tunnel strategy to be published next month
EUROPE: The Finnish and Estonian joint working group, which is developing proposals for the...... Mehr »
Europe | 25.04.2018
København - Ringsted computer model developed
DENMARK: Infrastructure manager Banedanmark has used 3D scanning and BIM data to produce a detailed...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 25.04.2018
Rehabilitation of Sabac - Loznica line underway
SERBIA: Work has begun to rehabilitate two sections of the 65 km single-track line from Sabac...... Mehr »
Freight | 24.04.2018
China and Gulf states discuss OTIF accession to support international freight
INTERNATIONAL: China and the Gulf Co-Operation Council member states are discussing accession to...... Mehr »
Passenger | 24.04.2018
Competition authority reviews open access bid
SPAIN: The National Commission on Markets & Competition has decided to resume work on reviewing...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 24.04.2018
Iranian railway expansion continues
IRAN: The city of Kermanshah was connected to the railway network when President Hassan Rouhani...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 24.04.2018
SB Rail awarded track machine contract
UK: Network Rail has awarded the SB Rail joint venture of Swietelsky and Babcock International...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 23.04.2018
Locomotives arrive in Abidjan
CÔTE D'IVOIRE: Four 2 250 hp Type GT22 diesel locomotives which Sitarail had ordered from US...... Mehr »
Passenger | 23.04.2018
Competition comes to Swiss long-distance network
SWITZERLAND: The Federal Office for Transport has decided to split the concession to operate...... Mehr »
Business | 23.04.2018
Ramboll acquires DEG Signal
UK: Engineering company Ramboll has acquired specialist signalling firm DEG Signal Ltd, which is...... Mehr »
Freight | 23.04.2018
World rail freight news round-up
Swedish operator Green Cargo announced on April 19 that it had ordered a further six Transmontana...... Mehr »
InnoTrans | 23.04.2018
UNIFE prepares InnoTrans 2018 speaking programme
UNIFE: European railway supply industry association UNIFE will be representing 14 national...... Mehr »
Business | 22.04.2018
World rail market - April 2018
Chile: SICE and software partner GMV are supplying 80 standard and 150 compact customised ticket...... Mehr »
Passenger | 21.04.2018
Praha - Harrachov direct service launched
CZECH REPUBLIC: A weekends-only direct service between Praha and the resort of Harrachov close to...... Mehr »
Freight | 20.04.2018
First Amber Train links the Baltic States
EUROPE: The first Amber Train branded intermodal freight service left the Sestokai transhipment...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 20.04.2018
SNCB inaugurates Kinkempois workshop
BELGIUM: Celebrations were held in Liège on April 19 to mark the opening of SNCB´s new rolling...... Mehr »
High Speed | 20.04.2018
Euskotren planning high speed commuter services
SPAIN: Basque regional operator Euskotren is planning to launch high speed commuter trains over the...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 20.04.2018
GWR to lease Class 769 Flex 'trimode' trainsets
UK: Great Western Railway has announced an agreement to lease 19 Class 769 Flex electro-diesel...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 20.04.2018
Nova 1 trainset for TransPennine Express sets off from Japan
UK: The first of 19 five-car AT300 electric-diesel trainsets which Angel Trains has ordered from...... Mehr »
Business | 20.04.2018
Railway supply industry news round-up
The Malaysian Rail Industry Consortium has put forward proposals for the development of an...... Mehr »
Infrastructure | 19.04.2018
Thales wins Egyptian contract
EGYPT: Egyptian National Railways has awarded Thales a contract to modernise signalling and safety...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 19.04.2018
Trenitalia´s first Rock rolls
ITALY: The first Rock double-deck regional electric multiple-unit for national passenger operator...... Mehr »
Business | 19.04.2018
Keltbray eyes Canada as UK electrification `looks less certain´
CANADA: Construction company Aecon and British engineering and construction firm Keltbray...... Mehr »
UK | 19.04.2018
UK railway news round-up
GB Railfreight has awarded Alstom a 12-year contract worth £15m to maintain 12 Class 92 locomotives...... Mehr »
Traction & Rolling Stock | 18.04.2018
Stadler signs Slovenian multiple-unit contract
SLOVENIA: Stadler formally signed its first contract in Slovenia on April 17, a EUR170m deal to...... Mehr »
Technology | 18.04.2018
Hydrogen locomotive on the Liliputbahn
AUSTRIA: To support its development of a hydrogen fuel cell for use on locomotives, Railway...... Mehr »