The first of Avanti West Coast's new fleet of Hitachi bi-mode trains has begun dynamic testing at Network Rail’s RIDC.
Renfe plans to execute the purchase option for 101 additional Cercanías and Media Distancia trains before the end of this year.
Lumo has attracted one million passengers and seen rail overtake air travel as the preferred mode of transport between Edinburgh and London.
Renfe has ordered 28 electric trains from CAF. These will operate on the Spanish operator's medium distance services.
Škoda Group has achieved significant success in the field of supplying electric drives and motors for locomotives this year.
Francilien trains will begin operating on the Paris-Provins branch of line P now that electrification of this section has been completed.
Hitachi Rail and Trenitalia have unveiled the tri-mode 'Blues' battery hybrid train for Italy at InnoTrans 2022.