Environmental Protection

Environmental Protection makes sure that anything you and your company are doing is not harming the environment. This page contains all the latest information, news, videos, images and articles on all aspects of environmental protection for rail. You will also find a list of suppliers of environmental protection for rail from around the world.

  • Steel Rail Products for Global Railway Applications

    British Steel

    Steel Rail Products for Global Railway Applications British Steel is a modern company with 150 years of rail heritage. Our steel rail products are designed to ...

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  • Exhaust Equipment for Rolling Stock

    Discom

    Discom has a key role in providing exhaust equipment for rolling stock including diesel aggregates in commuter trains (DMU) and diesel driven locomotives and...

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    Zonegreen

    Rail Depot Safety SpecialistsZonegreen are by far the market leader in the provision of rail depot personnel safety, specialising in the delivery of intel...

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  • Embedded Electronics Systems for Rail

    CENTRALP

    Embedded Electronics Systems for Rail CENTRALP specialises in the conception and production of high-performance and perennial embedded electronics systems for ...

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    Armacell

    Lightweight Structural PET Foam Cores for Railway Sandwich Application Armacell is the pioneer in the field of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) technology and ...

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  • Coradia iLint

    Hydrogen Cells: How Alstom is Building on the Coradia iLint

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  • Non-Heat-Treated Rails

    British Steel Wins Major Network Rail Contract Extension

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  • Chris Conway Translink

    Ireland: Translink and Irish Rail Launch Cross-Border Rail Strategic Development Plan

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  • Capacitive Acceleration Sensors

    Capacitive Acceleration Sensors from ASC: Ensuring Safety and Comfort in Rail Transport

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  • Wales and Borders Rail Franchise

    Stadler to Supply 71 Trains to the Wales & Borders Franchise

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  • British Steel

    British Steel Awarded London Underground Rail Framework Extension

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  • Liquid Tight Conduit Solutions

    Flexicon Extends its Range of Liquid Tight Conduit Solutions

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  • Shift2Rail: Nominations Open for Rail Research and Innovation Awards

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  • Rail Corrosion Protection

    Network Rail Approval of Ultra-long Zinoco® Rail Secures Multi-million-pound Investment at British Steel

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  • Green, User-Friendly Adhesives

    GLUETEC GREEN LINE: The New, User-Friendly Product Line

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  • Upcycled D-Trains

    Vivarail to Build Upcycled D-Trains for West Midlands Trains

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  • Carbon-Neutral Depot for ICE Trains

    DB Opens its First Carbon-Neutral Depot for ICE Trains in Cologne

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  • Fuel Cell Drive for Trains

    Siemens and Ballard to Jointly Develop Fuel Cell Drive for Trains

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  • Hydrail System

    Metrolinx Publishes Hydrail Feasibility Study Report

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  • Eurostar Carbon Emissions

    Eurostar Unveils Plan to Cut Carbon Emissions and Reduce Waste

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  • Fleet of the Future

    San Francisco’s ‘Fleet of the Future’ Approved for Passenger Service

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  • Florida East Coast Railway

    Pioneering the use of Liquid Natural Gas as Locomotive Fuel

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  • Vegetable Oil Hybrid Diesel Trains

    Arriva Orders ‘Vegetable Oil Hybrid Diesel Trains’ for the Netherlands

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  • Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trains

    Alstom to Supply 14 Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trains to Lower Saxony

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  • Hydrogen-Powered Tram

    World’s First Hydrogen-Powered Tram Enters Service

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  • Fleet of the Future

    ‘Design Breakthrough’ Helps BART Tackle Noise Pollution

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  • Cleanest Fuel-Powered Locomotive

    Metrolink Rolls Out ‘Cleanest Fuel-Powered Locomotive in the Country’

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  • Train Flooring

    The Industrial Strategy: International & Domestic Considerations

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  • Citadis X05 light rail vehicle

    World’s First Citadis X05 Light Rail Vehicle Delivered to Sydney

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  • Forbo Flooring Sustainable Development

    Forbo’s Commitment to Sustainable Development

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  • Tier 4 Locomotives

    Metrolink’s Tier 4 Locomotives to Reduce Emissions by 85%

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  • Noise-optimized train gearbox

    Fraunhofer Conduct Research on Noise Emissions in Rail

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  • Sustainable Global Transportation Network

    A Sustainable Global Transportation Network

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  • eco-friendly high speed train

    China Railway Corporation Orders Eco-Friendly High Speed Trains

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  • Hydrogen Energy System

    Autonomous Hydrogen Energy System to Power Japan’s Musashi-Mizonokuchi Station

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  • Charger Clean Diesel-Electric Locomotives

    Californian Charger Clean Diesel-Electric Locomotives Set for Operation

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  • Siemens Light Rail Vehicles

    Sound Transit to Power Link Trains With Carbon-Neutral Energy

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  • Alstom's Coradia iLint zero emission train

    Denmark Show Interest in Alstom’s Zero-Emission Train

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  • Passengers travelling on Dutch trains using 100% wind power

    Dutch Passenger Trains are Now Using 100% Wind Power

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  • CN Locomotive Toronto

    Canada’s Railways Continue to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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  • DB ICE Train

    German Railway Industry Demands Policies for More Rail Transport

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  • Recyclable Train Materials

    The Recyclable Train

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  • Minister of Transport presents Transportation 2030

    Transportation 2030: The Future of Transportation in Canada

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  • rabat-citadis-tram

    Study Shows Tramways Have a Smaller Carbon Footprint than Buses

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  • Lyon Metro Line D

    Alstom to Supply New Generation of Metros to Lyon

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  • Prima H3 locomotive

    Alstom Hands Over Five Prima H3 Locomotives to Deutsche Bahn

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  • Rail Product Guide

    Building Stronger Futures for the Rail Industry British Steel has been providing high performance rail products and technical services to the int...

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  • The Rail Distribution Box

    Ruggedized Protection for Any Situation In rough conditions, occurring in industrial or outdoor areas, high quality fiber optical connections are needed despit...

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  • WELDYX Professional Series

    The WELDYX Professional Series – High Performance Adhesives with Certified Quality! Hazard Level HL3Approved for WELDYX professional 15 ...

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  • Enviline ERS

    Metro, light rail and tram operators are under constant pressure to reduce operating costs. The regenerative braking systems, installed on nearly all traction...

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  • Rail Transportation Systems, the Environment and Energy Efficiency

    There is currently a growing interest in improving the energy efficiency of the rail transportation systems. The reasons for this trend are clear: • To streng...

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  • Energy Train Converter System

    Nowadays, there is an ever-increasing need to improve the energy efficiency of transport systems, aimed at improving the efficiency of said systems, in what...

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  • Stress-Free Rail for Heavy Haul

    British Steel | Stress-Free Rail for Heavy Haul

    Introducing our Stress-Free heat-treated rail - delivering longer rail life through excellent resistance to wear, with uniquely low residual foot stress.To ...

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  • British Steel | The Movie

    Our video provides a refreshing and inspiring insight into the steel manufacturing industry and the people that make it happen. It embodies British Steel core v...

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  • Rail Corrosion Protection

    Zinoco®: Rail Corrosion Protection by British Steel

    Introducing our durable rail coating - Zinoco® - delivering longer rail life through superior rail corrosion protection.To find out more about our ultra-lo...

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  • Coradia iLint

    Coradia iLint: A Major Breakthrough for Tomorrow’s Rail Transport

    Coradia iLint is a new CO2-emission-free regional train and alternative to diesel power. It is powered by a hydrogen fuel cell, its only emission being steam an...

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