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CD

02.12.2022

ČD announces tender for suburban electric train fleet

The Czech Railways (ČD) has announced a tender for the supply of 90 EMU 400 four-car trains for commuter service on five routes in Prague and Central Bohemia.
CD

29.11.2022

Czech Railways refused to modernize Honeckers

České dráhy are abandoning plans to modernize dozens of Bdmtee series cars for use in regional transport. The reason is the insolvency of Tratec-CS, which was supposed to repair them.
operator ČD

19.10.2022

European Commission Closes ČD Pricing Investigation

The European Commission has closed an investigation into national passenger operator ČD's dumping pricing after it concluded the evidence did not support its initial concerns.
CD Cargo

13.10.2022

The Czech Railways Authority resumed traffic after the accident

Traffic through the Porzhichany station was resumed on all three tracks after 13:00. After fixing the results of the accident, only one track was used from seven in the morning.
Rethink

06.10.2022

Czech railways deal with the effects of climate change

Czech Railways joined the RETHINK project with a signing ceremony at the French Embassy in Prague. The project brings together large companies operating in the Czech Republic who have decided to work together to find ways to limit climate change and the damage it causes.
ETCS testing

23.02.2022

Czech Republic: on-board ETCS compatibility testing

The Czech railway infrastructure operator Správa železnic, together with Siemens and freight operator ČD Cargo, has successfully completed a test of the interoperability of the on-board devices of the European ETCS train control system installed on Vectron locomotives.
railway infrastructure

16.02.2022

Czech Republic to spend $2.5 billion on railway infrastructure

The main projects are the modernization of the railway junction and the reconstruction of several lines. The main projects are the modernization of the railway junction and the reconstruction of several lines.
sale of locomotives

31.01.2022

Czech railways are negotiating the sale of locomotives

Czech Railways is negotiating the sale of 380 series locomotives to a freight carrier in Turkey. This is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply.
new electric trains

19.01.2022

Czech Railways are preparing to announce a tender for the purchase of high-speed electric trains

Czech Railways are preparing to announce a tender for the purchase of new electric trains. The carrier had to contact Polish manufacturers such as Newag, Pesa Bydgoszcz and FPS H.
The construction of the Prague-Beroun railway is estimated at $ 1.76 billion

19.01.2022

The construction of the Prague-Beroun railway is estimated at $ 1.76 billion

The Czech railway infrastructure operator Správa železnic (SŽ) has announced preliminary market consultations on a project to build the Prague-Laughs-Beroun line, which will be laid mainly underground.
train service depot

05.01.2022

Czech Railways completes construction of a train service depot

Czech Railways are completing the construction of a comprehensive train service depot in Plzen. The railway magazine Railway Supply writes about this with reference to the nasregion.
Viaggio passenger cars

16.12.2021

Czech Railways accepted Viaggio passenger cars

Czech Railways accepted the first Viaggio coaches. Passenger cars, produced by the Skoda and Siemens consortium, will operate under the new InterJet brand.