Ever had a stressful train trip across EU borders? The Fourth Railway Package is new legislation passed by the European Parliament, intended to cut out the pain and improve cross-border rail passenger services for anyone travelling across Europe.
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The pressure to improve maintenance safety and train performance is increasing as CP6 comes to a close and preparations are made for CP7.
Petrosoft.pl provided CTL Logistics, an international logistics operator, with its RAILSoft Business Solutions system.
MöllerWerke manufactures individual traction motor boots developed for the constant and reliable cooling of traction motors.
DB Cargo UK has collaborated with Group Technical Support and Toton TMD to test the impact of using HVO to power locomotives.
The Department for Transport has extended Avanti West Coast's contract for 6 months following the operator's improved performance.
ÖBB is upgrading the Vienna S-Bahn to help improve the travel experience and accommodate a growing number of passengers.
The Klang Valley MRT Putrajaya Line has officially opened to the public in the Greater Kuala Lumpur/Klang Valley region of Malaysia.
The EVO KR tool makes it quicker and easier to process KR-Series cable ties with the bonus of fully adjustable tension.
Nomad Digital will be exhibiting at SIFER 2023 in Lille from 28-30 March. Speak to Key Account Manager, Ralph Riot on Stand #1-234.
LANFRANCO & Cie company is looking forward to meeting you at SIFER 2023, held at Lille Grand Palais on 28-30 March 2023.
Masats will be showing its solutions for increasing railway station safety at the UITP Expo in Barcelona from 4–7 June 2023.
PANYNJ and Newark Liberty International Airport have contracted Alstom to provide operations and maintenance services for AirTrain Newark.
The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) has added the 100th new four-series light rail vehicle (LRV4) to its fleet.
The proprietary Banana Auxiliary Power Unit is designed to reduce excess idling, save fuel and reduce locomotive engine wear.
Greater Manchester has announced a new devolution deal with the UK government to grant it more influence over regional rail services.
The US Surface Transportation Board (STB) has provided approval for the merger of Canadian Pacific (CP) and Kansas City Southern (KCS).
Hitachi Rail has been awarded a contract to deliver the digital signalling for Phase 2 of the Chennai Metro Rail Project in India.
Jewers Doors has manufactured and installed 14 sets of Swift-Sew bi-folding doors for Etihad Rail's operations & maintenance facility.
3Squared discusses the impact of digital connectivity in the city of Sheffield, shifting digital trends and more.
SENSIT s.r.o is glad to be part of the Rail Technology Roadshow thanks to its partner - Carlton Thermal Systems Ltd.
Temperature-controlled specialist, Tower, is returning to LogiPharma in 2023 on April 25th – 27th 2023 at Centre de Congrès de Lyon, France.
Duos Technologies has secured contract modifications worth an additional $1.1 million in upgrades to a new system for an existing customer.
Amtrak has announced plans to double capacity at its second-largest station, Washington Union Station, by 2026.
Join the upcoming WOF SUMMIT 2023 in Vienna to take part in an innovative congress focused on logistics and the entire supply chain.
Rail & Truck Strait Union has signed an agreement with Alpha Trains for 7 Stadler EURO6000 locomotives for the Algeciras–Zaragoza Railway.
In this interview by Televic, Josef Schneider and Kathryn Bulanowski from EPF discuss the importance of anticipating passengers' needs.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has commenced the rollout of its new R211 subway cars on New York's A line.
Alstom has celebrated the completion of its 1000th tram manufactured at its production facility in Vienna, Austria.
Amtrak and the Southern Rail Commission are applying for funding to study a new rail service between New York City, Georgia and Texas.
Victor Salinas, an Application Expert at Worldsensing, discusses the benefits of using IoT monitoring during nearby excavations.
Sentric Safety Group, a company that manufactures and distributes leading safety solutions, has announced that it has acquired Zonegreen.
Train operator, Avanti West Coast has launched a low-cost Superfare 'standby' ticket for flexible travellers.
The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) has approved the use of solar-powered signalling across its Inland Rail corridor.
Over 40bn GBP will be invested in the UK's transport network over the next two years, with a focus on delivering the first phase of HS2.
Railtex will open its doors again at the NEC in Birmingham from 9–11 May 2023. Here are the top reasons why you should visit.
IcoShape allows transport operators to better control data costs, optimise quality of service & improve passenger satisfaction.
Ireland's Minister for Transport has secured approval for the DART+ South West rail project from Dublin to Hazelhatch and Celbridge.
On 10 March, Amtrak is set to begin early construction work as part of the B&P Tunnel Replacement Program in Maryland.
ÖBB has ordered an additional 27 Siemens Desiro ML electric multiple units (EMU) for use on regional routes from 2025.
Norske tog has contracted Stadler to manufacture 17 FLIRT Nordic Express long-distance trains that will enter service in Norway from 2026.
On 6-7 June, RailTech Belgium will bring the global railway industry together. Registration is now open – what can you expect at the show?
Independent rail operator, Railcoop has announced that its passenger service between Bordeaux and Lyon will launch in the summer of 2024.
Siemens Mobility is investing 220 million USD to construct an advanced manufacturing and rail services facility in Lexington, North Carolina.
Duos Technologies, Inc.'s Railcar Inspection Portal is now ready for full-scale deployment across the North American Rail Network.
Brightline has set a new record for operating the fastest train in Florida after reaching speeds of 130 miles per hour.
SBB and Alstom have reached an agreement for Alstom to compensate SBB for the delayed delivery of its long-distance double-decker fleet.
CRRC will supply 21 passenger diesel multiple units (DMU) to Etihad Rail for the United Arab Emirates' (UAE) first national rail network.
New York's MTA has contracted Thales and TC Electric to supply CBTC signalling on the metro line between Brooklyn and Queens.
Electrical safety expert, Bender UK, has a brand new vacancy for a Projects Engineer within its industrial team.
Sqills will attend the Smart City Summit & Expo (SCSE) in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 28 March to 31 March 2023.
Depot door experts, Jewers Doors, will be exhibiting at Rail Infrastructure Networking in London on 9 March 2023.
Canada's Minister of Transport has announced 5.4 million CAD in funding to support projects under its Rail Climate Change Adaptation Program.
Alstom has opened a production plant in Valmadrera, Italy to manufacture power transmission components for railway, metro and tram lines.
CRRC has delivered its first metro train to Porto, Portugal, marking the first city rail train to be exported from China to an EU country.
The UK government is working with Network Rail and Northern Rail to restore regular train services to the Northumberland Line from 2024.
Alstom and Colas Rail will provide an integrated railway system for the extended North-South Commuter Railway project in the Philippines.
Televic GSP is actively researching solutions to overcome the challenges of implementing machine vision in the railway industry.
CCS' cable containment system, ARCOSYSTEM®, proved to be an ideal choice for the challenging installation of EV charging points in Letchworth.
Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat Valenciana (FGV) has contracted Stadler to supply 16 TRAMLINK trams for use in Alicante and Valencia, Spain.
Research from the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) reveals significant potential to electrify UK rail freight operations.
Transport for London (TfL) has appointed Morgan Sindall Infrastructure as the main delivery partner to enlarge the DLR's Beckton Depot.
Avanti West Coast's partnership with world renowned Axminster Carpets helps transform the interior of their iconic Pendolino trains.
Korita Aviation is delighted to welcome customers to its booth 1D10 at the World Travel Catering & Onboard Services Expo.
The two tunnel boring machines (TBMs) digging HS2’s longest tunnels has passed Amersham shaft on their 10 mile drive under the Chilterns.
CZ LOKO has delivered the first of three EffiShunter 600 locomotives to Slovakian seamless steel pipe manufacturer, Železiarne Podbrezová.
Scotland's Minister for Transport, Jenny Gilruth has confirmed that Caledonian Sleeper services will be taken over by the Scottish Government once Serco's curre...
Škoda is investing 460 million CZK in its plant in Šumperk in order to manufacture 13 electric trains for Czech Railways (ČD).
TfWM and the WMRE have announced plans to explore the feasibility for five new railway stations within the West Midlands.
Lisbon Metro has celebrated the tunnel breakthrough between the future Estrela and Santos stations on the new Circular line.
Meet Switchio at Transport Ticketing Global on 7-8 March 2023 in Olympia London, the most significant public transport forum event.
Duos Technologies, Inc. has highlighted how its Railcar Inspection Portal can be customised to address specific applications.
The European Commission has approved a 1.1 billion EUR German scheme to compensate operators for the recent spike in electricity prices.
Prime Minister of France, Élisabeth Borne presented a future plan for transport, prioritising a 100 billion EUR investment in the railway.
Stadler has successfully delivered the first of 46 new Tyne and Wear Metro trains to Nexus' Gosforth Metro Depot in the North of England.
Jewers Doors has supplied Siemens' new train manufacturing facility in Goole with 5 sets of Swift-SEW electrically operated depot doors.
Alstom has delivered the first 8900 series train to ViaMobilidade for use on the 8-Diamante and 9-Esmeralda lines in São Paulo, Brazil.
Swiftly recently held its annual webinar, featuring transit leaders discussing the State of Public Transit in 2023.
As ridership inches toward pre-pandemic levels, rail operators need to continue evolving their operations & improving passenger experience.
Green loans, active fire suppression for rolling stock, virtual testing, satellite communications, slip-slide prevention and more inside!
VR FleetCare's professionals will be traveling to Stockholm, Sweden to participate in Train & Rail exhibition, taking place 25–27 April.
The next edition of RSN will take place on 6 July 2023 and is the place to network, make new contacts and strengthen existing relationships.
The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan has visited the new ticket hall at Bank Underground station, which completes its 700 million GBP upgrade.
Etihad Rail has announced the completion of the UAE National Rail Network, which will link the seven emirates with its primary railway.
Network Rail has selected SNC-Lavalin Group to deliver signalling renewal projects across the south of England.
The opening of Bond Street Elizabeth line station in October 2022 marked the completion of the last new station on the Elizabeth line.
Alstom relies on ASC Sensors to determine accurate running dynamics and bogie frame strength under real-life conditions.
Brightline has received approval from The United States Coast Guard to rehabilitate the railroad bridge over the St. Lucie River in Stuart.
Getac Technology discusses solutions for a more sustainable rail transport system and the reduction of harmful emissions.
The US stands to benefit immensely from improved high-speed rail connections, as discussed in CoMotion's latest webinar.
Metrolinx has contracted Siemens Mobility to provide track, signal and right-of-way maintenance for railway infrastructure in West Toronto.
Siemens Mobility has delivered the 'Bright Orange 2' trainset to Orlando, completing Brightline's fleet of 10 trains.
Totalkare is pleased to announce its return to the premier rail industry event Railtex & Infrarail in 2023 for the fourth consecutive year.
Transport Ticketing Global, the largest public transport event for smart ticketing, returns to London, 7–8 March 2023. What can you expect?
Duos Technologies has been featured on WJXT News4JAX for its work to enhance railroad safety with its railcar inspection portal.
Icomera and Karlstad University Team recently won ‘Best Paper’ at the IEEE CQR Conference in Arlington, Virginia.
Perrone Performance Leathers and Textiles is thrilled to unveil its new brand identity, marking a major milestone in the company’s journey.
Škoda Group has acquired a large stake in The Signalling Company, a digital developer of onboard safety software and signalling systems.
Railway safety systems can ensure a safe railway operation, protecting workers from many hazardous situations.
Transport Infrastructure Ireland has appointed Atkins to deliver detailed designs for initial work on Dublin's MetroLink project.
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