With more train services than ever before, it’s never been more important to be safe around our rail networks.
Six KiwiRail locomotive engineers (train drivers) have bravely shared their emotional experiences of incidents and near misses around the rail network, as part of Australasia’s Rail Safety Week.
KiwiRail are reminding you to be aware at all times around rail tracks, and always expect trains at any time, from either direction. Please help them spread this important message.
Icomera sheds light on the role of aggregation in meeting increasing operator demands and passenger expectations of reliable connectivity.
Alstom NUG Propulsion System Co. has successfully applied its silicon carbide and permanent magnet motor propulsion system on a demo train.
The first Talgo Avril very high-speed trains will be ready to enter commercial service on Renfe's network from November 2023.
Alstom, Gulermak and Arcada have been contracted by Cluj-Napoca in Transylvania, Romania to construct the city's metro line 1.
The UK government has announced a 72 million GBP package to help deliver more reliable trains in Manchester.
Washington Metro has presented the latest design concepts for its future fleet of trains that will be produced by Hitachi Rail.
Enabled by ASC sensors, Turkish State Railways will be implementing continuous infrastructure monitoring on its high-speed in-service trains.
Dawlish Sea Wall is set to open to the public at 2pm on 25 May following an 80 million GBP investment to help protect the key railway line.
Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) has appointed DB ESG to deliver the tram safety improvement programme for its Metrolink service.
Premium Power Supplies is constantly researching & developing new solutions to meet the ever-changing demands of railway, energy & high-tech.
LA Metro has announced that the Regional Connector light rail transit project will officially open to the public on 16 June.
The Cross River Rail project has reached new milestones in testing ETCS Level 2 signalling on the Shorncliffe Line in South East Queensland.
HS2 workers have completed the first base slab concrete pour at the western end of Old Oak Common station, advancing progress on the key infrastructure project....
Meet Roediger Vacuum in Belgrade May 30-31st at the 4th South East Europe Mobility fair, the international fair on the Western Balkans.
Icomera’s industry-leading data traffic shaping tool IcoShape has been designed to reduce the impact of heavy bandwidth usage.
Station4All, managed by Netwiss, is a research project exploring the best possible integration of train stations into daily life.
For years, Soundim has led the evolution of railway sound barriers, and continues to look for new ways to innovate.
Network Rail has announced the next step in its plans to deliver digital signalling across the first section of the East Coast Main Line.
Network Rail has published its 44 billion GBP five-year plan to improve the railway in England and Wales throughout Control Period 7 (CP7).
Hong Kong's Mass Transit Railway (MTR) has contracted Wabtec to modernise 25 Mk3 battery-electric locomotives.
Icomera's new real-time video surveillance system allows operators to remotely review and retrieve incident footage during train service.
Duos Technologies, Inc. has released its latest key railcar AI detection model for use with the Company’s Railcar Inspection Portal solution.
Totalkare believes that air is an essential utility just like water & electricity, working its way into almost every job & service carried out.
Viper Innovations has begun transitioning from a maintenance organisation to being on the journey to holistic asset management.
Widgets allow you to easily configure dynamic information on your PIS screen. In Televic's LiveCom Suite, you can lay them out yourself.
The penultimate train has arrived in Hawaii prior to the Honolulu Rail System commencing passenger service on 30 June this year.
The London boroughs have collaborated on a list of infrastructure projects that should be prioritised, including the Bakerloo line extension.
Hitachi Toshiba Supreme Consortium has been awarded a contract to supply 12 high-speed trains for the Taiwan High Speed Rail Corporation.
NEXCOM’s AI-driven ATC 3750 is a powerful, compact vehicle computer that facilitates safer tracks and saves lives.
LNER, Agility Trains and Hitachi Rail have signed an agreement to define how they will effectively collaborate over the next three decades.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) has announced a 2 billion EUR investment in 73 new ICE trains from Talgo and Siemens Mobility.
The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) has selected three prequalified teams to submit proposals for its Red Line Extension (RLE) project.
Stadler has laid the foundation stone for its new maintenance plant for battery trains in Rendsburg, Germany.
Join PaxLife at the UITP Summit, booth #7F238 in Hall 7, for a demonstration of its new paxCMS sofware solution for passenger information.
NEXCOM has unveiled its latest product portfolio and expansion of its network and communication capabilities.
Switchio will present its solution and vision for the future of public transportation at UITP 2023 in Barcelona.
A consortium of Webuild, Ghella and Impresa Pizzarotti has been awarded two RFI contracts to construct high-speed rail lines in Italy.
Rail Live offers the perfect opportunity to see CCS' innovative range of sustainable products for rail construction projects.
LiveEO and Capella Space have partnered to bring high-speed, high-resolution SAR satellite insights to asset managers.
TSL-ESCHA presented a wide range of push buttons, warning sounders, signal devices and LED lighting for rail transport at Train & Rail 2023.
Masats will be presenting several new public transport accessibility systems for the bus and railway sectors at the UITP summit in Barcelona.
ORR has written to Network Rail to express concerns about its backlog in examining the condition of railway structures.
Alstom and Danish State Railways (DSB) have unveiled a full-size model of the new IC5 Coradia Stream train to the Danish public.
Brightline has become the first passenger rail service to offer Starlink’s high-speed, low-latency broadband service on its trains.
McCulloch Group has recently completed works for its client Pod-Trak on the new Beaulieu Park Train Station in Chelmsford.
Ricardo has been appointed by Hitachi Rail STS Canada to provide ISA support for the build and launch of services on Toronto’s Ontario Line.
Siemens Mobility has completed a re-signalling project in Gauteng, South Africa to improve the reliability and safety of PRASA services.
Aon's latest Global Market Insights Report dives into the macro events that impacted the insurance market in the first quarter of 2023.
LNER is introducing simpler and more flexible fares across its network as part of its mission to transform the UK's ticketing system.
FS Italiane Group has ordered 40 Siemens Mobility Vectron locomotives for TX Logistik AG to operate on the Rhine-Alpine Corridor.
Transport Secretary: Transpennine Express won't have its contract renewed. Instead, it will be brought into Operator of Last Resort.
VIAVI Solutions' CX100 ComXpert is an easy-to-use, rugged communications test solution in a portable package.
The FRA has announced the availability of 5.8 million USD in funding for the Interstate Rail Compacts (IRC) Program.
Amtrak has announced plans to renovate its maintenance facilities in Seattle, Boston, New York City and Washington, DC.
NSH USA is exhibiting at the annual APTA Rail Conference, which takes place June 11-14, 2023 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Cisco is evolving to a regenerative, circular model in which it reduces the resources it consumes and the waste it generates.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries will supply Singapore’s LTA with an additional 8 two-car trains for the Sengkang-Punggol LRT network.
Northern has upgraded its depot in Barrow-in-Furness to enable longer trains to operate between Cumbria and Manchester.
The city of Belgrade has contracted DB Engineering & Consulting to project manage the construction of its first metro.
Frequentis will provide its IP-based Fixed Terminal System, FTS 3020, as the base for voice and data communication for French railways.
Tallysman® Wireless Inc. is excited to announce the dual-band low-profile HC871SXF to its industry-leading line of helical GNSS antennas.
EYYES successfully exhibited the first camera-based Front Collision Warning system for trains at the SIFER 2023 Expo in France.
The FTA has awarded 703 million USD in funding to six projects in six states to replace aging passenger railcars.
Professor Mariana Mazzucato will take to the stage for the UITP Global Public Transport Summit as 2023 keynote speaker.
Metro trains have commenced testing under Sydney Harbour as part of the Sydney Metro City & Southwest project.
The New Zealand government has approved funding for 18 new tri-mode trains for the Lower North Island Rail line.
Shahar Hania, CEO and Founder of Rail Vision, says it is time for trains to be fitted with advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).
SENSIT s.r.o. will attend the world's largest trade fair for sensors, measuring and testing technologies SENSOR + TEST 2023.
As construction continues on the Riga Central Railway Station, Rail Baltica has presented its vision for the future station building.
Whether making journeys for business or leisure, Icomera believes convenience is at the very heart of a seamless travel experience.
Tallysman Wireless Inc. has announced a new distribution partnership with Mouser Electronics for its high-precision GNSS Antennas.
For World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2023, 3Squared want to investigate what technology can do to support the safety of its industry.
Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) has unveiled a Rail Inspection Vehicle (RIV) manufactured by MERMEC to identify issues along the track.
Adif has contracted Alstom to develop a new European Traffic Management System (ERTMS) for low-density lines.
Early construction activities are now underway on Amtrak's B&P Tunnel Replacement Program, which commenced in March 2023.
Stahl Recruiting Executive Search presents The 2023 MOW spending report, reflecting boosted MOW budgets for 2023.
Siemens Mobility has presented the final designs of the Mireo Plus H and Plus B trains for Niederbarnimer Eisenbahn (NEB).
SEKISUI KYDEX set out to show how thermoplastics can provide improved sustainability for rolling stock interiors in this case study.
Euroguarco explains how integrated solutions can help train manufacturers reduce production lead times, manpower and costs.
Televic GSP's Machine Learning Club is a hub of innovation and collaboration that brings together young engineers from four business units.
Check out the newest member of the Industrilas Intelliclamp™ family - the Intelliclamp 3D Multifunctional Connector.
Following recent changes to its organisational structure, Mosdorfer Rail is pleased to announce several new positional appointments.
Infrastructure Ontario and Metrolinx have released a RFQ for the Advance Tunnel Contract package for the Yonge North Subway Extension.
Škoda Group has been awarded a contract to modernise six Nightjet couchette coaches for ÖBB in Austria by 2024.
Oleg Karaman and Adam Sickmann from ThousandEyes Cisco, discuss the impacts of internet outages on the transportation industry.
Capitol Industrial Batteries has operated as an independent battery manufacturer, assembly plant sales and service agent since 2004.
Under a new group order, Alstom will supply the metropolitan areas of Toulouse, Brest and Besançon in France with a total of 22 Citadis trams
The 2023 edition of Rolling Stock Networking will be the place to network, make new industry contacts and strengthen existing relationships.
The Global Centre of Rail Excellence (GCRE) has taken delivery of its first rail carriage, marking the start of a new partnership with Talgo.
Île-de-France Mobilités has received the final tram for the T10 tramway, which will connect Clamart and Antony in just 25 minutes.
Alstom has been awarded contracts worth 54 million EUR to provide train-control and signalling systems for Delhi MRTS Phase-IV.
Transport for London (TfL) has confirmed that the full peak Elizabeth line timetable will be introduced on Sunday 21 May 2023.
With Railtex taking place in Birmingham, we take a look at the history of Birmingham’s Curzon Street within the context of HS2.
Alstom has been contracted to supply SNCF Voyageurs with 60 additional RER NG trains for lines RER D and RER E on the Île-de-France network.
SŽ – VIT has opened a new maintenance shop near the port of Koper, allowing it to deliver inspections and minor repairs to rolling stock.
Passenger comfort and safety are Škoda Transtech’s top priorities, with FinnProfiles' seals being found throughout Tampere & Helsinki.
Rail safety specialists Zonegreen, will be highlighting the dangers facing staff in maintenance depots at this year’s Railtex exhibition.
Icomera discusses public transportation's value for money equation and the effect that onboard connectivity has on it.
SENSIT s.r.o. introduces another new product - its fully dielectric Optical temperature Sensors for the transport sector.
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