Network Rail work hard to predict and plan for any potential problems caused by snow and ice on the rail network, and have a number of ways to address them quickly.
Here’s a look at how they help to keep the railway running when temperatures dip below freezing:
TDK has released the new GYPRO® 4300 high stability digital MEMS Gyro for dynamic applications in the rail sector.
Deutsche Bahn has reported a return to profits for its financial year 2022, with DB Schenker in particular making strong contributions.
Netskrt Systems and BAI Communications have announced they will work together to enhance rail passengers’ onboard Wi-Fi experience.
Metro de Málaga has inaugurated an extension of the Málaga Metro to connect the network with the city centre.
Jewers Doors will be exhibiting at the region's leading event for rail innovation, technology & strategy from 15-16 May in Abu Dhabi.
The new, ultra-flat 30 Watt DC/DC converters from intreXis AG are the perfect solution for applications in confined spaces.
Totalkare believes that if you’re setting up a new rail depot, it's got the equipment you need to succeed.
Brightline has showcased its train maintenance facility in Orlando ahead of the site commencing full service later this year.
The National Audit Office has released a report evaluating whether the DfT and HS2 Ltd can effectively manage the delivery of HS2 Euston.
From 9–11 May, the rail industry will gather at Railtex looking to enhance passenger experience and the efficiency of railway operations.
Southeastern and Network Rail have announced a 4.4 million GBP project to deliver station improvements across Kent and south east London.
3Squared is delighted to join Rail Forum and five other Rail Forum members at this year’s Railtex, 9th – 11th May at the NEC Birmingham.
TfL has released its annual budget, revealing that it can now fully cover operational costs and invest in new and improved services.
RAILSoft user, Captrain Polska Sp. z o. o., recently began to use Petrosoft.pl's complete railway solution to manage digital operations.
Duos Technologies, Inc. has announced the release of two new passenger railcar AI detection models for use with the company’s RIP solution.
CRRC-made metro trains have commenced no-load trial runs on China's first cross-county metro line from Shanghai-Jiangsu.
Amtrak and PNRRA have released findings from a two-year study examining the potential to operate rail services between Scranton and New York.
Coventry Very Light Rail has completed construction on a new test site for its unique track system at Coventry City Council’s Whitley Depot.
The first CITYLINK tram-train for the South Wales Metro project has been delivered to Transport for Wales’ (TfW) new depot in Taff’s Well.
TSL-ESCHA is set to present the first hybrid push button for the railroad market at the SIFER 2023 Exhibition.
Icomera discusses the lens of convenience in the public transport experience as passenger expectations are changing rapidly.
IntreXis' new DC/DC converter is optimised for an output power of 100 Watt and impresses with its very high efficiency.
Zonegreen has installed its flagship Depot Personnel Protection System at Govia Thameslink Railway’s (GTR) Selhurst facility in London.
The ORR has given authorisation for Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) to operate its Class 717 fleet with Level 2 ETCS digital signalling.
Petrosoft.pl provided KGHM Polska Miedź S.A, a world leader in the extraction and processing of valuable metals, with RAILSoft.
Advanced, Eco-Friendly Anti-Corrosion Coatings – An Interview with Moshe Moked, President and CEO of Distek North America.
Rail industry leaders were brought together at Accelerate Rail to discuss the nation’s transition to Great British Railways.
An anechoic chamber is a piece of equipment used to test sound or electromagnetic radiation emitted by equipment or systems.
Jewers Doors will be exhibiting at Railtex from 9-11 May 2023 at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham.
3Squared's guest article on Rail Freight Group’s website discusses the potential for growth in the rail freight industry in 2023.
West Midlands Trains’ Bletchley depot is taking delivery of 21 Mechan lifting jacks, as part of a major refurbishment project.
UK: The government has announced that Derby, one of the six shortlisted locations, will be the headquarters for Great British Railways.
Stadler and Trenitalia have signed a framework agreement for up to 50 EUROLIGHT Dual locomotives, with an initial order for 13 units.
CAF has been awarded two contracts to supply Urbos trams in Budapest, Hungary and Alcalá de Guadaíra in Seville, Spain.
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.
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